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January 2020

Saturday, January 4, 2020
11:00 am2:30 pm
Mary Jo Wegner Arboretum
Frosty Frolics

Join us at the Arboretum for a fun day of snowshoeing with your friends and family! Whether you're a beginner or an expert, come enjoy this winter sport. Bring your own snowshoes, or use ours. Hot chocolate, tea, and coffee will be available. Free will donations encouraged!

Please register at the Sioux Falls Parks & Rec website:

Thursday, January 9, 2020
4:00 pm5:00 pm
Mabel & Judy Jasper Educational Center at the Mary Jo Wegner Arboretum & East Sioux Falls Historic Site

Saturday, January 18, 2020
10:30 am11:30 am
Mabel and Judy Jasper Educational Center
CANCELLED:  Qi Gong & Tai Chi

Come explore the relaxing practice of Qi Gong T'ai Chi. This practice is gentle on joints and considered non-impact, helps improve balance, and relieves stress. Beginners are welcome! Cost is $20.00

Sunday, January 19, 2020
1:00 pm3:00 pm
Mary Jo Wegner Arboretum
CANCELLED-Family Fun Day

It's time for some winter family fun! Go for a winter hike, snuggle up with a good book and a cup of hot chocolate, and make your own craft to take home. Cost is $5.00 per person.

Saturday, January 25, 2020
11:00 am2:00 pm
Mabel and Judy Jasper Educational Center
Hypertufa Class

Hypertufa refers to artificial stone--perfect for succulent containers! Expert hypertufa making artist Carla Michel of Carla's Flower Farm will instruct you on making two small to medium sized round or square hypertufa. All materials are provided. Mixing and filling molds is done hands-on during class. 1-2 days later, you will un-mold and cure your pieces at home for use! Cost is $40.00 per person.

Sunday, January 26, 2020
2:00 pm3:30 pm
Mary Jo Wegner Arboretum
Singing Bowls & Meditation

Sound impacts our lives in so many ways. Come experience the healing properties of the Tibetan singing bowls. This holistic practice brings relaxation to the body, mind and spirit. Enjoy 45 minutes of stillness and leave feeling refreshed and rejuvenated. Bring a yoga mat, blanket, or cushion to sit or lie on as the floor is a hard surface. Cost is $20.00 per person.