Upcoming Events

Photography
Adobe Lightroom 201

6-week program beginning Thursday, March 1, 6:00 – 8:30 p.m.

This 6 week course is designed to help you dive deeper into Lightroom with professional photographer Mark Stoltenberg as he covers print basics, how to edit tough images, multi-image processing for HDR and panoramas, trouble shooting common issues or errors, and the how’s and why’s of exporting. Lightroom 101 is the prerequisite for this class.
Please bring the following with you to each class: laptop with Adobe Lightroom 4, 5, 6 or CC Classic, and your laptop’s power cord and mouse. Preregistration with prepayment is required by Tuesday, February 27.

$140 Members
$175 General Public
$119 ISU Students

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Youth & Family
Caterpillar Club

Thursday March 1, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Join us weekly this winter for our popular Early Childhood Development program featuring stories and creative activities around a nature-based theme. Best for children five and under with an adult. No preregistration required.

Free for Members, ISU Students
Free with admission for the General Public

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Adult
Spring Pruning Workshop

Thursday, March 1, 1:30– 3:30p.m.

Join Reiman Gardens' Horticulture staff for an informative and hands-on workshop designed to familiarize you with all the W’s of early spring pruning, including fruit trees! Learn what, when, where, how, and why to prune, and put your knowledge to practice outside in the Gardens! Please bring a pair of gardening gloves (preferably leather), and dress to work outdoors! Registration with pre-payment is required by Monday, February 27.

$14 Members
$17.50 General Public
$11.90 ISU Students

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Photography
Photographic Composition

4-week course on Mondays beginning March 5, 6:00 – 8:30 p.m.

Create better images. Instructor Mark Stoltenberg will help you create stirring and beautiful compositions by learning how to better place or arrange the visual elements in your photographs. Learn how to better identify and use the elements of composition (line, shape, form, texture, pattern, and color).
You will need to bring the following to each class: your DSLR camera and sturdy tripod. Beginner photography or instructor permission is the prerequisite for this class. Registration with pre-payment is required by Friday, March 2.

$85 Members
$110 General Public
$72.25 ISU Students

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Photography
Animal Photography

4-week course on Tuesdays beginning March 6, 6:00 – 8:30 p.m.

Want to take quality images of your pets, local wildlife, or improve those zoo pics? Learn the basic photographic techniques, poses, lighting, equipment, etc. to improve your animal photography, with treasured instructor Mark Stoltenberg.
You will need to bring the following to each class: your DSLR camera and sturdy tripod. Beginner photography or instructor permission is the prerequisite for this class. Registration with pre-payment is required by Friday, March 2.

$85 Members
$110 General Public
$72.25 ISU Students

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Therapeutic Horticulture
Portable and Accessible Gardening

Tuesday, March 6, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

It is important to consider our own physical health when designing garden spaces. Director Ed Lyon will discuss trends in low-impact gardening, from creating portable (movable) gardens, to raised beds for accessibility, and limited space gardening. Preregistration with prepayment is required by Sunday, March 4.

Note: this a lecture-style presentation, not a workshop.

$16 Members
$20 General Public
$13.60 ISU Students

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Photography
Beginner Photography

4-week course on Wednesdays beginning March 7, 6:00 – 8:30 p.m.

Join professional photographer and instructor Mark Stoltenberg for a four-part class covering the basics of photography including equipment (and how to use it), depth of field, aperture, light, composition, finding your subject & "tips and tricks". Each class is broken into 3 parts: classroom discussion, hands-on practice taking pictures by the students and review of the images taken.
You will need to bring the following to each class: your DSLR camera & sturdy tripod. This class is the prerequisite for many other photography classes offered at Reiman Gardens. Preregistration with prepayment is required by Monday, March 5. Register early – this class fills up fast!

$85 Members
$110 General Public
$72.25 ISU Students

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Education Program
Brown Bag: Nature at Noon – Dance/Movement Therapy

Thursday, March 8, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Learn about the many benefits of dance and movement for mind, body, and soul from Board-Certified Movement Therapist and Reiman Gardens’ esteemed instructor Camilla Kottman. Bring your lunch to the Gardens each month and enjoy a nature-based education program relating to the 2018 theme, Movement. Regional professionals and lecturers present on a wide range of topics. No preregistration required.

Free for Members, ISU Students
Free with admission for the General Public

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Youth & Family
Caterpillar Club

Thursday March 8, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Join us weekly this winter for our popular Early Childhood Development program featuring stories and creative activities around a nature-based theme. Best for children five and under with an adult. No preregistration required.

Free for Members, ISU Students
Free with admission for the General Public

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Gardening & Insects
Intro to Plant Propagation

Saturday, March 10, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 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! Class is structured as lecture /presentation from 9:00 – 11:00, with the remainder of time left for lab work and one-on-one assistance (optional). Registration with pre-payment is required by Thursday, March 8.

$20 Members
$25 General Public
$17 ISU Students

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