Upcoming Events

Winter Plant Walk

Monday, March 2 from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. Receive a personal expert tour of Reiman Gardens during one of our loveliest seasons. Aaron Steil, horticulturist and Reiman Gardens’ Manager of Public Programs, will introduce you to ornamental grasses, trees, shrubs, herbaceous plants and more, all with a focus on winter…


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Intro to Plant Propagation Class

Wednesday, March 4 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. Save money by growing your own plants from cuttings and seeds. Learn easy-to-implement techniques from an expert in plant propagation, Reiman Gardens’ Horticulturist Jessie Liebenguth. Bring home some plant starts to get your garden going. Preregistration and prepayment required. Cost is $20…


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Botanical Drawing Class

This is a 6 week course on Thursdays March 5, March 12, March 19, March 26, April 2, and April 9 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. This six-week course will introduce how to use plants as the subject of art with easy approaches and successive lessons. Learn from artist Megan…


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Photoshop Lightroom Software Training Class

This class lasts for 6 weeks on Thursdays January 29, February 5, February 12, February 19, February 26, and March 5 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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Spring Pruning Workshop

Tuesday, March 10 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Join Sarah Rummery, Reiman Gardens’ Manager of Horticultural Operations, and Sharon Rink, Reiman Gardens’ Horticulturist, for an informative and hands-on workshop designed to familiarize you with all the W’s of early spring pruning. Learn what, when, where, how, and why to prune,…


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Botanical Drawing Class

This is a 6 week course on Thursdays March 5, March 12, March 19, March 26, April 2, and April 9 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. This six-week course will introduce how to use plants as the subject of art with easy approaches and successive lessons. Learn from artist Megan Henson…


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Brown Bag Lecture

Thursday, March 12 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. “Mathematics in the Garden” presented by Leslie Hogben, Iowa State University Mathematics Professor Bring your lunch to the Gardens and enjoy an education program with a new topic presented by regional professionals and lecturers. No preregistration required. Included with price of admission….


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Youth Program: Caterpillar Club

Thursday, March 12 from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. Theme: “Animals Eating Weeds” 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…


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Reiman Gardens After Hours

From 4:30 to 7:00 p.m. Celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day early by sitting back and enjoying a eclectic array of melodies, with an extensive Celtic repertoire by the Blue Moon Players. The band will perform from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. ISU Dining will be serving BBQ meatballs with light appetizers, and will…


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Workshop: Floral Design Series

Tuesday, March 17 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Arrangement Theme: “Monochromatic Arrangements” – Dress your home in the greens of spring for St. Patrick’s Day with a monochromatic arrangement full of tints, tones, and shades of the single hue. Learn the tips and skills used by professionals and create your…


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