Looking for our Adult and Youth Education classes, programs, and workshops?

Find them under the LEARN tab! 

Loading Events

Upcoming Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

December 2022

Red Berry Holiday Vase + Candle Bowl

December 3 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Waterfront Botanical Gardens Site, 1435 Frankfort Avenue
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
$50

Saturday, December 3 • 1:30 - 3:00 p.m. Leslie Botanical Classrooms $50 | $45 WBG members Floating cranberries delight the eye in this unique and fresh arrangement of holiday greens, with sprigs of pine and winterberry in red water. A floating candle and cranberry bowl will accompany your arrangement. All supplies are provided. REGISTER HERE

Find out more »

First Sunday Fun Day: Winter in the Gardens

December 4 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Waterfront Botanical Gardens Site, 1435 Frankfort Avenue
Louisville, KY 40206 United States

Sunday, December 4 • 12 - 2 pm Leslie Botanical Classrooms FREE, no reservation required Ready for some free family fun? Children ages 5 - 12 and their grown-ups are invited to join us every first Sunday for nature-based learning and crafts in our beautiful gardens and classrooms. Join us rain or shine; no registration is required.

Find out more »

SOLD OUT – Suminagashi

December 6 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Waterfront Botanical Gardens Site, 1435 Frankfort Avenue
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
$42

SOLD OUT Tuesday, December 6 • 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Leslie Botanical Classrooms $42 | $35 WBG members Make extra special wrapping and decorative papers with suminagashi marbling, a nearly 1000 year old practice. Participants will try it themselves at their own water baths. Everyone will walk away with new knowledge of an old artform and delightfully striped and rippled papers to wrap presents or decorate their home.

Find out more »

Infusing Holiday Parties with Flavor

December 11 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Ellen T. Leslie Botanical Classroom, 1435 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
$34

Sunday, December 11 • 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. Leslie Botanical Classrooms $34 | $29 WBG members Discover the secrets of great holiday and New Years' drinks with seasonal botanicals to elevate your cocktails and mocktails for your guests. One of the easiest ways to create bespoke cocktails is through the infusion of spirits or syrups with botanicals. Many favorite winter flavors come from botanicals like cinnamon, honey, orange, cranberry, rosemary, ginger, peppermint, nuts, chocolate, and coffee! Learn easy infusion and…

Find out more »

SOLD OUT – Suminagashi

December 13 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Leslie Botanical Classroom at WBG, 1435 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
$42

SOLD OUT Tuesday, December 13 • 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Leslie Botanical Classrooms $42 | $35 WBG members Make extra special wrapping and decorative papers with suminagashi marbling, a nearly 1000 year old practice. Participants will try it themselves at their own water baths. Everyone will walk away with new knowledge of an old artform and delightfully striped and rippled papers to wrap presents or decorate their home.  

Find out more »

Garden Storytime

December 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Leslie Botanical Classroom at WBG, 1435 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
Free

Wednesday, December 14 • 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Leslie Botanical Classrooms Gather 'round for storytime! Children ages 3-5 and their grown-up caregivers will love this inaugural early-learning program: Gardens Storytime Hour. Two colorful stories and a nature-inspired activity help young friends build early reading, social-interactive and creative skills. This program is FREE for kids and caregivers, but registration is required. Find us at 10 am - rain or shine!   REGISTER HERE

Find out more »

Garden Storytime

December 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Leslie Botanical Classroom at WBG, 1435 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
Free

Wednesday, December 28 • 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Leslie Botanical Classrooms Gather ’round for storytime! Children ages 3-5 and their grown-up caregivers will love this inaugural early-learning program: Gardens Storytime Hour. Two colorful stories and a nature-inspired activity help young friends build early reading, social-interactive and creative skills. This program is FREE for kids and caregivers, but registration is required. Find us at 10 am – rain or shine!   REGISTER HERE

Find out more »

January 2023

Garden Storytime

January 5, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Leslie Botanical Classroom at WBG, 1435 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
Free

Thursday, January 5 • 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Leslie Botanical Classrooms Gather round for storytime! Children ages 3-5 and their grown-up caregivers will love this inaugural early-learning program: Gardens Storytime. Two colorful stories and a nature-inspired activity help young friends build early reading, social-interactive and creative skills. This program is FREE for kids and caregivers, but registration is required. Find us at the Gardens, every other Thursday from January through May at 10 am–rain or shine!   REGISTER HERE

Find out more »

Garden Storytime

January 19, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Leslie Botanical Classroom at WBG, 1435 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
Free

Thursday, January 19 • 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Leslie Botanical Classrooms Gather round for storytime! Children ages 3-5 and their grown-up caregivers will love this inaugural early-learning program: Gardens Storytime. Two colorful stories and a nature-inspired activity help young friends build early reading, social-interactive and creative skills. This program is FREE for kids and caregivers, but registration is required. Find us at the Gardens, every other Thursday from January through May at 10 am–rain or shine!   REGISTER HERE

Find out more »

February 2023

Garden Storytime

February 2, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Leslie Botanical Classroom at WBG, 1435 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
Free

Thursday, February 2 • 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Leslie Botanical Classrooms Gather round for storytime! Children ages 3-5 and their grown-up caregivers will love this inaugural early-learning program: Gardens Storytime. Two colorful stories and a nature-inspired activity help young friends build early reading, social-interactive and creative skills. This program is FREE for kids and caregivers, but registration is required. Find us at the Gardens, every other Thursday from January through May at 10 am–rain or shine!   REGISTER HERE

Find out more »

Garden Storytime

February 16, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Leslie Botanical Classroom at WBG, 1435 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
Free

Thursday, February 16 • 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Leslie Botanical Classrooms Gather round for storytime! Children ages 3-5 and their grown-up caregivers will love this inaugural early-learning program: Gardens Storytime. Two colorful stories and a nature-inspired activity help young friends build early reading, social-interactive and creative skills. This program is FREE for kids and caregivers, but registration is required. Find us at the Gardens, every other Thursday from January through May at 10 am–rain or shine!   REGISTER HERE

Find out more »

March 2023

Garden Storytime

March 2, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Leslie Botanical Classroom at WBG, 1435 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
Free

Thursday, March 2 • 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Leslie Botanical Classrooms Gather round for storytime! Children ages 3-5 and their grown-up caregivers will love this inaugural early-learning program: Gardens Storytime. Two colorful stories and a nature-inspired activity help young friends build early reading, social-interactive and creative skills. This program is FREE for kids and caregivers, but registration is required. Find us at the Gardens, every other Thursday from January through May at 10 am–rain or shine!   REGISTER HERE

Find out more »

+ Export Events