Member Tuesday Nights
June 11, 2019
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Missouri Botanical Garden
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Join us any and all Tuesday nights in June for members-only access to the Garden. Each week offers a different theme, with special activities, docent-led tours, visits from community partners, and free play and a pot-a-plant station in the Children’s Garden. 

No registration is required; simply bring your membership card for free entry. Regular admission rates apply for non-member guests. For more information, contact membership@mobot.org or (314) 577-5118.

IMPORTANT EVENT NOTES: 
•  Food and drink will not be served at Member Tuesday Nights (unless otherwise noted) and Sassafras café will not be open. 
• The Garden Gate Shop will be open during Member Tuesday Nights. 
• Member Tuesday Nights are taking place in June only. 


Weekly Schedule of Offerings

June 4 – Member Family Picnic
Kick off the month at this annual members’ party. This week only, you can bring your own picnic or purchase one from us, and enjoy live music, face painting, children’s activities, and more. This event is presented by the Garden’s Members’ Board. Learn more.   

June 11 – Stop and Smell the Roses!
Roses were special to founder Henry Shaw and remain today a beloved part of our living collection. Come and learn about our two rose gardens from our horticulture team, plus enjoy a special evening installment of the Member Speaker Series to learn about rose selection and care from expert Diane Brueckman of Rosey Acres.

6 pm – Member Speaker Series: Roses, Shoenberg Theater (registration required
6:30 pm – Docent-led Tour (departs from Monsanto Hall) 

June 18 – Art in the Garden 
This week, discover art all around the Garden! Explore the brand new exhibit Leafing Through History: The Plants that Make Paper with curator Nezka Pfiefer in the Stephen and Peter Sachs Museum. Plus, enjoy art-making activities from Artscope and live artist demonstrations and music all around the grounds until 7 pm.  

6:30 pm – Docent-led Tour: Sculpture (departs from Monsanto Hall) 

June 25 – Water, Water Everywhere! 
Our final Member Tuesday Night focuses on water, water gardening, and the Garden’s impressive collection of aquatic plants. Learn about our aquatic plants and their care live from the reflecting pools with Derek Lyle, Nursery Senior Manager. Plus, splash around the Children’s Garden with fun water activities to beat the summer heat.    

5:30 and 7 pm – Water Talk with Derek Lyle (Central Axis) 
6:30 pm – Docent-led Tour (departs from Monsanto Hall) 


Admission

Free for Garden Members

Member Tuesday Nights