Upcoming Events

Holiday Photos at the Gardens

Sunday, November 23 from 9:00 a.m. from 3:00 p.m. Looking for the perfect setting for your holiday family photo? The trees are trimmed, wreaths are hung, and we have scheduled a photographer to capture your special moment. Ngaire West Johnson of IMAGES by Ngaire will be at the Gardens for…


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Family Friendly Guided Tour of the Gardens

Black Friday, November 28 from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. Looking for something fun and educational for your family to do the day after Thanksgiving? Follow trained guides as they show you caterpillars, chrysalides and cocoons, and hundreds of native and tropical butterflies. Maybe you’ll even see some butterflies as they emerge! …


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Iowa State University Forestry Club Christmas Tree Sales

In the Reiman Gardens’ S1 parking lot near the Maintenance Building Sunday, November 30 from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Friday, December 5 from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Saturday, December 6 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Sunday, December 7 from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Friday, December 12…


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Class: Photoshop Lightroom Software Training

This is a six part course on Wednesdays, November 5, November 12, November 19 and December 3, December 10, and December 17 from 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. Go in-depth with this amazing photo-editing program, as professional photographer and instructor Mark Stoltenberg helps you to adjust your images, remove red eye,…


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Paper Star Lantern Workshop

Wednesday, December 3 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Are you inspired by the paper star lanterns you see in holiday displays?  Now you can make your own in this one-time workshop, where we will provide you with a variety of papers to choose from, show you how it’s done,…


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Caterpillar Club

at 10:00 a.m. “Colors of the Rainbow” If you like Kids Story Time, you’ll flip for Caterpillar Club!  Please join us for winter storytelling twice per month, from October to March. Each gathering features a theme as we read aloud two or three books, and wrap up with related cooperative…


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Extended Hours: See the Holiday Lights at Night

This holiday season Reiman Gardens will be open until 8:00 p.m. on Thursdays between Thanksgiving and Christmas for visitors to shop at the Gift Shop and see the holiday display, Starlight and Star Bright. This is your chance to see the holiday lights and decoration illuminated against a night sky….


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Wreath Making Workshop

Thursday, December 4 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.—OR—Saturday, December 6 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Learn how to assemble a holiday wreath with Reiman Gardens’ staff. They will guide you through the steps to use evergreens, specialty greens, and other materials to create your own seasonal decoration for your…


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Iowa State University Forestry Club Christmas Tree Sales

In the Reiman Gardens’ S1 parking lot near the Maintenance Building Sunday, November 30 from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Friday, December 5 from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Saturday, December 6 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Sunday, December 7 from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Friday, December 12…


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Reiman Gardens After Hours

from 4:30 to 7:00 p.m. Kick back and relax at Reiman Gardens’ After Hours! This quarterly event is an opportunity to enjoy good company and live music in a beautiful garden setting.The Bill Martin Group will perform with a mix of jazz and more. ISU Dining will provide the cash…


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