Camps and Classes
Camps and Classes Calendar
Friday, May 4, 2018 2:30 pm - 5:30 pmLocation: Lower Shelter AreaDescription: The lower shelter area is reserved during this time for a private event.
Saturday, May 5, 2018 11:00 am - 3:00 pmLocation: The entire propertyDescription: This event is FREE and family friendly.
The Colton Hustlers 4-H Club will bring chickens, goats, sheep, pigs, calves, donkeys, horses, rabbits and other baby animals and also be providing fun and easy springtime crafts for kids to make.
Visit the Blood Run Miniatures.
Watch and learn as the Boy Scouts make rope and shuck corn the old-fashioned way.
Ever wonder where snakes go in the winter? Meet a variety of 'the Local Boys' found in the park and learn about their yearly migration.
Join us for our sixth annual Springtime in the Country event, bring a picnic lunch and enjoy the day!
Sunday, May 6, 2018 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmLocation: Jasper Educational CenterDescription: This session will explore herbs that grow well in South Dakota and make flavorful herbal teas. Participants will also learn about harvesting, drying, blending and storing the herbs to enjoy throughout the year.
Instructor: Susan Randall, Master Gardener trainee and owner of Deer Creek Herbs & TeasThis form stopped accepting submissions on May 6, 2018 2:00 pm CDT.Contact Information:605.367.4414
Thursday, May 10, 2018 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmLocation: Mabel & Judy Jasper Educational Center at the Mary Jo Wegner Arboretum & East Sioux Falls Historic Site
Saturday, May 12, 2018 2:30 pm - 5:30 pmLocation: Knot Garden AreaDescription: The formal garden/knot garden area is reserved for a private event.
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 6:00 pm - 7:30 pmLocation: Jasper Educational CenterDescription: Instructor: Kate Parkinson, Stonegate Landscaping
Let's design a garden together. Bring a photo of the area or dimensions of a small garden you would like to create during this class.
Sign Up for this class through SFSD Community Education.
Thursday, May 17, 2018 12:00 pm - 2:00 pmLocation: Jasper Educational CenterDescription: 1st Grade School Trips
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLocation: At the Mabel and Judy Jasper Educational Center at the Mary Jo Wegner ArboretumDescription: Fundraising Open House with light refreshments, entertainment by The Crabgrass Crew and beverages in the lower level and patio area. Please feel free to attend and visit with us about how your donations can be used to continue the mission of development and connecting people and plants. This is the premier fundraising event for the Mary Jo Wegner Arboretum and all are welcome.This form stopped accepting submissions on May 23, 2018 6:00 pm CDT.Contact Information:Diane Gildemaster, Executive Director605-367-4414
Thursday, May 31, 2018 10:00 am - 2:00 pmLocation: Jasper Education CenterDescription: Picnic and Field Trip