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February 2017

Jan  |  Feb  |  Mar  |  Apr  |  May  |  Jun  |  Jul  |  Aug  |  Sep  |  Oct  |  Nov  |  Dec

SUN

05

moreinfowinter concert

NO CONCERT

SAT

04

&
SUN
05

orchid Quest: sponsored by Orchid growers' guild of Madison

Saturday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Sunday 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Featuring displays of gorgeous orchids from around the world, knowledgable orchid growers, educational speakers, fabulous vendors, raffle and silent auction. For more information email: lodijoz@charter.net

FRI

10

thru
SUN
12

GARDEN EXPO AT ALLIANT ENERGY CENTER

Friday 2 - 8 p.m.; Saturday 9 am - 6 p.m.; Sunday 10 am - 4 p.m.

Visit Olbrich's booth at Garden Expo 2017! Olbrich Horticulturists will be on hand to answer your gardening questions.

SAT

11

&
SUN
12

fine Art & Craft sale: sponsored by the Madison weavers guild
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.   both days

Come and enjoy fabulous and affordable artwork by talented artists from around Wisconsin.  Work on display and for sale includes: fiber, pottery, jewelry, painting, pastel & oil, wood, art glass, felt, wire tree sculptures, mixed media, woodblock prints, drawing/printmaking, lamps, wearables, purses, baskets, home furnishings, and more.

For more information call 608-238-3425.

SUN

12

moreinfowinter concert

NO CONCERT

SAT

18

moreinfoCHILDREN OF THE RAINFOREST

Featuring Kalaanjali School of Indian Dance

Performances at 10:30 am and 1:30 pm

Come out of the cold and into the tropics! Kalaanjali School of Indian Dance performs traditional Indian dance to present and promote the fusion of culture, music and traditions.

The Children of the Rainforest series offers performances for families to celebrate cultural differences in rainforest regions around the world, and is generously sponsored by William Wartmann. Admission includes entry into the Bolz Conservatory.

SUN

19

moreinfowinter concert

Jodi Jean & Doug Brown

2 p.m.

Warm your winter day with a concert in the Evjue Commons. $2 Admission.

SUN

26

moreinfowinter concert

BOTANICAL BOOGIE

Gator Bait

2 -3:30 p.m.

Warm your winter day with a concert in the Evjue Commons. $2 admission.

NOV

5

thru
MAR
5

moreinfoongoing: Bolz Conservatory Exhibit

MARIA SIBYLLA MERIAN: THE SURINAME EXPEDITION 1699 -1701

10 a.m. - 4 p.m. daily

Ahead of her time, Maria Sibylla Merian's keen observational skills and work revolutionized both botany and zoology. Her artistic work changed the course of natural history illustration and left a lasting legacy of curiosity, knowledge, and beauty. See reproductions of her hand-colored engravings and some of the the tropical plants she studied in Suriname up close in the Bolz Conservatory.

   

Olbrich Botanical Gardens is operated as a public-private partnership between the City of Madison Parks Division and the Olbrich Botanical Society.
Olbrich Botanical Gardens | 3330 Atwood Avenue, Madison, WI 53704. | Phone: (608)246-4550 | Fax: (608)246-4719