Butterfly House Wellness Series
Metamorphosis of the Mind, Body & Soul

Throughout the year, the Butterfly House will offer programs to encourage mindfulness and wellness for the mind, body and soul. We will offer classes involving exercise, art, education and more!

Check back to this page for regular updates about our new events, created to embody the Butterfly House mission and encourage a wholesome lifestyle.

See the full list of classes.

Springtime Sprint

Tie up your laces and head to the Butterfly House for the first annual Springtime Sprint. Families will walk, jog or stroll through beautiful Faust Park.  Midway through the fun run, participants will get Powdered with Pollen when they reach fun obstacles like the Bumble Bee Stumble and Butterfly Flutter. 

$30 members
$40 non-members
$15 children (ages 3-12)
Saturday, May 11
8:00 - 9:30 a.m.
Seasonal Yoga Progam

We are offering monthly Yoga classes, taught by our friends from Yoga Buzz.  The sessions will be one hour long and take place throughout our Native Garden and in our Lopata Learning Lab during colder months. Each class will include a chance to walk inside our Tropical Butterfly Conservatory.

$15 Members; $18 Non-members

Tuesday: April 9th                                               Tuesday: May 14
6:30-7:30 p.m.                                                      6:30-7:30 p.m.
Register here                                                   Register here

$12 Members; $14 Non-members

Saturday: April 20                                               Saturday: June 15
10:30-11:30 a.m.                                                  10:30-11:30 a.m.
Register here                                                  Register here

Saturday: May 11                                                 
10:30-11:30 a.m.                                               
Register here                                                 

Paint & Sip Party


A Missouri Botanical Garden certified instructor joins us for a night of relaxation and painting! Everyone will learn how to expertly paint a colorful work of art on canvas. Explore the Conservatory at night and enjoy wines from local vendors and light snacks too. This event is for adults 21 and up and requires advance reservations.

$45 members
$54 non-members

Friday, March 22                                                Wednesday, June 19
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.                                                  6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Register here                                                 Register here

Cocoa and Canvas


For families with kids 6 and up. You and your family are formally invited to enjoy an afternoon of cocoa and painting. No prior painting skills necessary. Follow along with an instructor to learn how to paint a colorful butterfly on canvas! All painting supplies and cocoa provided.

$32 members
$38 non-members
Sunday, April 7
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.