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Dixon Gallery & Gardens

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4339 Park Avenue
Memphis, TN 381117 United States
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Sunrise Yoga Classes February 15, 6:15 am-December 27, 7:15 am

| $5

Wednesdays, 6:15am – 7:15am | Hughes Pavilion | Members free; non-members $5. Start your morning at the Dixon! Certified Personal Trainer and fitness instructor Peggy Reisser leads a rejuvenating weekly yoga class. A reasonable level of fitness is necessary, although modifications will be made for various levels of experience.

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Hello Holland: 230,000 Spring Bulbs March 1-April 29

| Free - $7

March 1 – April 29, 2017 PHOTO CONTEST #dixonblooms With so many visitors snapping images of our beautiful tulip display, the Dixon is having a photo contest! At the end of the exhibit we will select winners from those who have posted images in the following categories: • People and tulips portrait • Child with tulips portrait • Image that captures an expansive view of tulips • Close-up image • Image with insect To participate, post your photo on social…

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Scent and Symbolism: Perfumed Objects and Images April 6-July 2

| Free - $7

April 6 – July 2, 2017 The experience of scent brings to the forefront one of humankind’s most powerful yet enigmatic senses. Scent and Symbolism: Perfumed Objects and Images will consider the role of scent in the history of art through a collection of 140 scent bottles from the seventeenth through twentieth century from the collection of the Umi-Mori Art Museum in Hiroshima, Japan. The exhibition will also reveal how the sense of smell has been described by painters over…

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Made in Dixon April 16-April 30

| Free - $7

April 16 – April 30 It’s back! Made in Dixon returns, showcasing the colorful and joyfilled artwork created in the Dixon’s educational programs. Works from artists of all ages celebrate the Dixon’s commitment to our community through education in visual arts.

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Munch and Learn: The Olfactory System May 3, 12:00 pm-1:00 pm

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The Olfactory System Dr. Max Fletcher, Associate Professor, Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Tennessee, Memphis Wednesdays, 12:00pm | Free with admission. Members and students with ID free. This brown bag lecture series features local artists, experts, and Dixon staff sharing their expertise of a variety of topics.

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Botanical Art in Watercolor Class May 3, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day

| $125 - $150

This watercolor painting class taught is by professional botanical artist Sally Markell and is open to all levels. Markell has simplified the color blending process so that students achieve a rich depth that only the finest paints can produce. In the August session, participants will draw and render a Zinnia suitable for framing and a pumpkin in the September session. Participants may register for one or both series.

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Kaleidoscope Club (ages 5 – 9) May 3, 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 20, 2017

| $8

Every Wednesday 4:00pm – 5:00pm For the younger artists, Kaleidoscope Club has a perfect mix of everything the Dixon has to offer. Participants will work on projects meant to spark creativity and critical thinking. Whether it is horticulture, art, or literature, your child will surely exercise their imagination. Members free; $8 non-members. Snack included. Reservations required. Space limited.

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Family Studio (all ages) May 4, 10:30 am-12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Monthly on the same day until December 3, 2017

| Free

First Saturday of the month March 4 10:30 am – 12:30 pm Bring the whole family to Family Studio, where everyone can create unique works of art, open studio-style. The first Saturday of every month there will be family friendly projects and a large assortment of supplies. Drop-in program. Free admission. Sponsored in part by: The Schadt Foundation

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Family Studio May 6, 10:30 am-12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
An event every 1 month(s) on that lasts 0 day(s) and 2 hour(s) with no end date

| FREE

Bring the entire family to the Dixon for Family Studio where everyone can create unique works of art, open studio-style. Each month there will be new projects and a large assortment of supplies to produce artwork as a family. Drop-in program. Free.

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Family Studio (all ages) May 6, 10:30 am-12:00 pm

| Free

First Saturday of the month May 6, June 3 10:30 am – 12:30 pm Bring the whole family to Family Studio, where everyone can create unique works of art, open studio-style. The first Saturday of every month there will be family friendly projects and a large assortment of supplies. Drop-in program. Free admission

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Jason Miller: objets de mémoire May 7-July 23

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May 7 – July 23, 2017 Opening Reception: Meet the Artist Thursday, May 18, 6:00 – 8:00pm Free admission In his latest series, “Artifact of a Relationship,” local artist and gallery owner Jason Miller photographs everyday objects that have meaning to him. Through this series of photographs, he recounts his memories of these objects, and how for him they link to the relationships he shares with various people in his life. When photographed up-close, objects as mundane as wrapped candies,…

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Symphony in the Gardens May 7, 6:00 pm-8:00 pm

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Join us for an evening of Big Band music performed by The Memphis Symphony Orchestra in the Dixon Gardens Advance tickets for members: $15 for members, $7 for children, $20 for non-members and any tickets purchased the day of the event. Tickets for children 6 years & under are free. Tables and picnic area seating available.

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Munch an Learn: Symmetries and Frieze Groups May 10, 12:00 pm-1:00 pm

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Symmetries and Frieze Groups Eric Gottlieb, Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Rhodes Wednesdays, 12:00pm | Free with admission. Members and students with ID free. This brown bag lecture series features local artists, experts, and Dixon staff sharing their expertise of a variety of topics.

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Botanical Art in Watercolor Class May 10, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day

| $125 - $150

This watercolor painting class taught is by professional botanical artist Sally Markell and is open to all levels. Markell has simplified the color blending process so that students achieve a rich depth that only the finest paints can produce. In the August session, participants will draw and render a Zinnia suitable for framing and a pumpkin in the September session. Participants may register for one or both series.

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Kaleidoscope Club (ages 5 – 9) May 10, 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 20, 2017

| $8

Every Wednesday 4:00pm – 5:00pm For the younger artists, Kaleidoscope Club has a perfect mix of everything the Dixon has to offer. Participants will work on projects meant to spark creativity and critical thinking. Whether it is horticulture, art, or literature, your child will surely exercise their imagination. Members free; $8 non-members. Snack included. Reservations required. Space limited.

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Saturday Sketch (ages 15+) May 11, 10:00 am-11:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Monthly on the same day until December 10, 2017

| Free

NEW Saturday Sketch (ages 15+) Second Saturday of the month 10:00am – 11:00am Sketch in the gardens or galleries! Join a special guest instructor each month. Bring a pad of paper or a sketchbook. Pencils and colored pencils only please. Free admission.

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Tiny Flower Arranging Kits May 13, 10:30 am-12:00 pm

| $50 - $65

Saturday, May 13 10:30am – 12:00pm Catmur Horticulture Building Each participant will receive a custom made kit for creating tiny arrangements. Suzy Askew will guide the process of making a miniature design from kit materials including a tiny perfume bottle, and other tiny containers made of bamboo, acrylic, and pottery. Kit also includes mechanics, line materials, and mats. Members $50; non-members $65* * All garden workshops are family-friendly and require registration. Call (901) 761-5250 or visit dixon.org to register.

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Colombian Crochet Bag Workshop (ages 10-13) May 13, 1:30 pm-3:00 pm

| $10 - $15

Saturday, May 13 1:30pm – 3:00pm Celebrate Memphis in May’s honored country and make a “mochila Wayuu.” Participants will learn how to crochet and get to know the Wayuu indigenous community of Colombia. Supplies included. Registration required. $10 members; $15 non-members

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Munch and Learn: Designing with Flowers from Colombia May 17, 12:00 pm-1:00 pm

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Designing with Flowers from Colombia Michael Strickland, Florist Wednesdays, 12:00pm | Free with admission. Members and students with ID free. This brown bag lecture series features local artists, experts, and Dixon staff sharing their expertise of a variety of topics.

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Botanical Art in Watercolor Class May 17, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day

| $125 - $150

This watercolor painting class taught is by professional botanical artist Sally Markell and is open to all levels. Markell has simplified the color blending process so that students achieve a rich depth that only the finest paints can produce. In the August session, participants will draw and render a Zinnia suitable for framing and a pumpkin in the September session. Participants may register for one or both series.

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Kaleidoscope Club (ages 5 – 9) May 17, 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 20, 2017

| $8

Every Wednesday 4:00pm – 5:00pm For the younger artists, Kaleidoscope Club has a perfect mix of everything the Dixon has to offer. Participants will work on projects meant to spark creativity and critical thinking. Whether it is horticulture, art, or literature, your child will surely exercise their imagination. Members free; $8 non-members. Snack included. Reservations required. Space limited.

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Monthly Botany Talks: A Casual Discussion of Plant Families May 18, 5:00 pm-6:00 pm

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Third Thursdays, 5:00 – 6:00pm Garden Office Participate in group discussions on a particular plant family. Supplemental pages and refreshments provided. May 18: Rhododendron Natives (Ericaceae) Dale Skaggs, Director of Horticulture, Dixon Gallery and Gardens June 15 : Rhododendron Hybrids (Ericaceae) Dale Skaggs, Director of Horticulture, Dixon Gallery and Gardens

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“Go For It” Family Day May 20, 10:00 am-2:00 pm

| FREE

Saturday, May 20, 10am – 2pm Challenge yourself and your friends during this hands-on, minds-on Dixon family day. Test your abilities with physical and mental games, special activities and contests. Live music and refreshments will reenergize you! ALL AGES WELCOME | FREE ADMISSION

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Munch and Learn: Ancient Perfume Bottles with a Modern Twist May 24, 12:00 pm-1:00 pm

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Ancient Perfume Bottles with a Modern Twist Dale Strand, Glass artist Wednesdays, 12:00pm | Free with admission. Members and students with ID free. This brown bag lecture series features local artists, experts, and Dixon staff sharing their expertise of a variety of topics.

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Botanical Art in Watercolor Class May 24, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day

| $125 - $150

This watercolor painting class taught is by professional botanical artist Sally Markell and is open to all levels. Markell has simplified the color blending process so that students achieve a rich depth that only the finest paints can produce. In the August session, participants will draw and render a Zinnia suitable for framing and a pumpkin in the September session. Participants may register for one or both series.

Learn More

Kaleidoscope Club (ages 5 – 9) May 24, 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 20, 2017

| $8

Every Wednesday 4:00pm – 5:00pm For the younger artists, Kaleidoscope Club has a perfect mix of everything the Dixon has to offer. Participants will work on projects meant to spark creativity and critical thinking. Whether it is horticulture, art, or literature, your child will surely exercise their imagination. Members free; $8 non-members. Snack included. Reservations required. Space limited.

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Munch and Learn: It’s Raining Men! May 31, 12:00 pm-1:00 pm

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It’s Raining Men! Julie Pierotti, Martha R. Robinson Curator, Dixon Gallery and Gardens Wednesdays, 12:00pm | Free with admission. Members and students with ID free. This brown bag lecture series features local artists, experts, and Dixon staff sharing their expertise of a variety of topics.

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Botanical Art in Watercolor Class May 31, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day

| $125 - $150

This watercolor painting class taught is by professional botanical artist Sally Markell and is open to all levels. Markell has simplified the color blending process so that students achieve a rich depth that only the finest paints can produce. In the August session, participants will draw and render a Zinnia suitable for framing and a pumpkin in the September session. Participants may register for one or both series.

Learn More

Kaleidoscope Club (ages 5 – 9) May 31, 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 20, 2017

| $8

Every Wednesday 4:00pm – 5:00pm For the younger artists, Kaleidoscope Club has a perfect mix of everything the Dixon has to offer. Participants will work on projects meant to spark creativity and critical thinking. Whether it is horticulture, art, or literature, your child will surely exercise their imagination. Members free; $8 non-members. Snack included. Reservations required. Space limited.

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Family Studio June 3, 10:30 am-12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
An event every 1 month(s) on that lasts 0 day(s) and 2 hour(s) with no end date

| FREE

Bring the entire family to the Dixon for Family Studio where everyone can create unique works of art, open studio-style. Each month there will be new projects and a large assortment of supplies to produce artwork as a family. Drop-in program. Free.

Learn More

Family Studio (all ages) June 3, 10:30 am-12:30 pm

| Free

First Saturday of the month June 3 10:30 am – 12:30 pm Bring the whole family to Family Studio, where everyone can create unique works of art, open studio-style. The first Saturday of every month there will be family friendly projects and a large assortment of supplies. Drop-in program. Free admission

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Family Studio (all ages) June 4, 10:30 am-12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Monthly on the same day until December 3, 2017

| Free

First Saturday of the month March 4 10:30 am – 12:30 pm Bring the whole family to Family Studio, where everyone can create unique works of art, open studio-style. The first Saturday of every month there will be family friendly projects and a large assortment of supplies. Drop-in program. Free admission. Sponsored in part by: The Schadt Foundation

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Munch and Learn: Arabo-Islamic Approaches to the Use of Herbs, Potions, and Fragrances for Physical, Spiritual Healing and Magic June 7, 12:00 pm-1:00 pm

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Arabo-Islamic Approaches to the Use of Herbs, Potions, and Fragrances for Physical, Spiritual Healing and Magic Beverly A. Tsacoyianis, Assistant Professor, University of Memphis

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Botanical Art in Watercolor Class June 7, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day

| $125 - $150

This watercolor painting class taught is by professional botanical artist Sally Markell and is open to all levels. Markell has simplified the color blending process so that students achieve a rich depth that only the finest paints can produce. In the August session, participants will draw and render a Zinnia suitable for framing and a pumpkin in the September session. Participants may register for one or both series.

Learn More

Kaleidoscope Club (ages 5 – 9) June 7, 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 20, 2017

| $8

Every Wednesday 4:00pm – 5:00pm For the younger artists, Kaleidoscope Club has a perfect mix of everything the Dixon has to offer. Participants will work on projects meant to spark creativity and critical thinking. Whether it is horticulture, art, or literature, your child will surely exercise their imagination. Members free; $8 non-members. Snack included. Reservations required. Space limited.

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2017 Mid-South Hydrangea Society Conference: Hydrangeas – Selection, Care & Design June 10, 8:30 am-3:30 pm

| $40

PLANT SALE AND LECTURES Saturday, June 10, 8:30am – 3:30pm Past, Present and Future of Hydrangea Breeding Dr. Michael Dirr, Professor Emeritus of Horticulture at the University of Georgia, preeminent authority on woody plants Success with Hydrangeas: Growing, Care & Maintenance Mal Condon, Vice President of the Cape Cod Hydrangea Society and Curator of the Society’s Hydrangea Collection at Heritage Museums & Gardens in Sandwich, MA The Irresistible Garden: Create Your Own Using Basic Design Principles Vanessa Gardner Nagel, Award-winning…

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Kids in the Garden (ages 7-10) June 10, 10:30 am-12:00 pm

| $10 - $15

Saturday, June 10 10:30am – 12:00pm Let’s go outside and get our hands dirty! This fun gardening session will give kids a chance to experience nature up close and learn the basics about planting and garden design. Snack and tools included. Reservations required. $10 members; $15 non-members

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Kids in the Garden (ages 7-10) June 10, 10:30 am-12:00 pm

| $10 - $15

Saturday, June 10 10:30am – 12:00pm Let’s go outside and get our hands dirty! This fun gardening session will give kids a chance to experience nature up close and learn the basics about planting and garden design. Snack and tools included. Reservations required. $10 members; $15 non-members

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Saturday Sketch (ages 15+) June 11, 10:00 am-11:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Monthly on the same day until December 10, 2017

| Free

NEW Saturday Sketch (ages 15+) Second Saturday of the month 10:00am – 11:00am Sketch in the gardens or galleries! Join a special guest instructor each month. Bring a pad of paper or a sketchbook. Pencils and colored pencils only please. Free admission.

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Munch and Learn: The Army in WWII June 14, 12:00 pm-1:00 pm

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The Army in WWII Frank Robertson, West Tennessee Military Vehicle Collector Club Wednesdays, 12:00pm | Free with admission. Members and students with ID free. This brown bag lecture series features local artists, experts, and Dixon staff sharing their expertise of a variety of topics.

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Botanical Art in Watercolor Class June 14, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day

| $125 - $150

This watercolor painting class taught is by professional botanical artist Sally Markell and is open to all levels. Markell has simplified the color blending process so that students achieve a rich depth that only the finest paints can produce. In the August session, participants will draw and render a Zinnia suitable for framing and a pumpkin in the September session. Participants may register for one or both series.

Learn More

Kaleidoscope Club (ages 5 – 9) June 14, 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 20, 2017

| $8

Every Wednesday 4:00pm – 5:00pm For the younger artists, Kaleidoscope Club has a perfect mix of everything the Dixon has to offer. Participants will work on projects meant to spark creativity and critical thinking. Whether it is horticulture, art, or literature, your child will surely exercise their imagination. Members free; $8 non-members. Snack included. Reservations required. Space limited.

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Monthly Botany Talks: A Casual Discussion of Plant Families June 15, 5:00 pm-6:00 pm

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Monthly Botany Talks A Casual Discussion of Plant Families Third Thursdays, 5:00 – 6:00pm Garden Office Participate in group discussions on a particular plant family. Supplemental pages and refreshments provided. June 15 : Rhododendron Hybrids (Ericaceae) Dale Skaggs, Director of Horticulture, Dixon Gallery and Gardens

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Build a Bamboo Trellis for a Fragrant Moonvine June 17, 10:30 am-12:00 pm

| $15 - $25

Saturday, June 17 10:30am – 12:00pm Catmur Horticulture Building Create a bamboo trellis to support vines in your garden beds or containers. Participants will receive a fragrant moon vine to train on their newly constructed trellis. Members $15; non-members $25* * All garden workshops are family-friendly and require registration. Call (901) 761-5250 or visit dixon.org to register.

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Munch and Learn: Fragrance in Aromatherapy- an Historical and Cultural Perspective June 21, 12:00 pm-1:00 pm

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Fragrance in Aromatherapy – an Historical and Cultural Perspective Upasana Singh, Master Gardener Wednesdays, 12:00pm | Free with admission. Members and students with ID free. This brown bag lecture series features local artists, experts, and Dixon staff sharing their expertise of a variety of topics.

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Botanical Art in Watercolor Class June 21, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day

| $125 - $150

This watercolor painting class taught is by professional botanical artist Sally Markell and is open to all levels. Markell has simplified the color blending process so that students achieve a rich depth that only the finest paints can produce. In the August session, participants will draw and render a Zinnia suitable for framing and a pumpkin in the September session. Participants may register for one or both series.

Learn More

Kaleidoscope Club (ages 5 – 9) June 21, 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 20, 2017

| $8

Every Wednesday 4:00pm – 5:00pm For the younger artists, Kaleidoscope Club has a perfect mix of everything the Dixon has to offer. Participants will work on projects meant to spark creativity and critical thinking. Whether it is horticulture, art, or literature, your child will surely exercise their imagination. Members free; $8 non-members. Snack included. Reservations required. Space limited.

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Munch an Learn: Perfume: Orchestrated Opulence June 28, 12:00 pm-1:00 pm

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Perfume: Orchestrated Opulence Brian Pera, Filmmaker and fragrance specialist Wednesdays, 12:00pm | Free with admission. Members and students with ID free. This brown bag lecture series features local artists, experts, and Dixon staff sharing their expertise of a variety of topics.

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Botanical Art in Watercolor Class June 28, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day

| $125 - $150

This watercolor painting class taught is by professional botanical artist Sally Markell and is open to all levels. Markell has simplified the color blending process so that students achieve a rich depth that only the finest paints can produce. In the August session, participants will draw and render a Zinnia suitable for framing and a pumpkin in the September session. Participants may register for one or both series.

Learn More

Kaleidoscope Club (ages 5 – 9) June 28, 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 20, 2017

| $8

Every Wednesday 4:00pm – 5:00pm For the younger artists, Kaleidoscope Club has a perfect mix of everything the Dixon has to offer. Participants will work on projects meant to spark creativity and critical thinking. Whether it is horticulture, art, or literature, your child will surely exercise their imagination. Members free; $8 non-members. Snack included. Reservations required. Space limited.

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Family Studio July 1, 10:30 am-12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
An event every 1 month(s) on that lasts 0 day(s) and 2 hour(s) with no end date

| FREE

Bring the entire family to the Dixon for Family Studio where everyone can create unique works of art, open studio-style. Each month there will be new projects and a large assortment of supplies to produce artwork as a family. Drop-in program. Free.

Learn More

Family Studio (all ages) July 4, 10:30 am-12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Monthly on the same day until December 3, 2017

| Free

First Saturday of the month March 4 10:30 am – 12:30 pm Bring the whole family to Family Studio, where everyone can create unique works of art, open studio-style. The first Saturday of every month there will be family friendly projects and a large assortment of supplies. Drop-in program. Free admission. Sponsored in part by: The Schadt Foundation

Learn More

Botanical Art in Watercolor Class July 5, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day

| $125 - $150

This watercolor painting class taught is by professional botanical artist Sally Markell and is open to all levels. Markell has simplified the color blending process so that students achieve a rich depth that only the finest paints can produce. In the August session, participants will draw and render a Zinnia suitable for framing and a pumpkin in the September session. Participants may register for one or both series.

Learn More

Kaleidoscope Club (ages 5 – 9) July 5, 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 20, 2017

| $8

Every Wednesday 4:00pm – 5:00pm For the younger artists, Kaleidoscope Club has a perfect mix of everything the Dixon has to offer. Participants will work on projects meant to spark creativity and critical thinking. Whether it is horticulture, art, or literature, your child will surely exercise their imagination. Members free; $8 non-members. Snack included. Reservations required. Space limited.

Learn More

Saturday Sketch (ages 15+) July 11, 10:00 am-11:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Monthly on the same day until December 10, 2017

| Free

NEW Saturday Sketch (ages 15+) Second Saturday of the month 10:00am – 11:00am Sketch in the gardens or galleries! Join a special guest instructor each month. Bring a pad of paper or a sketchbook. Pencils and colored pencils only please. Free admission.

Learn More

Botanical Art in Watercolor Class July 12, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day

| $125 - $150

This watercolor painting class taught is by professional botanical artist Sally Markell and is open to all levels. Markell has simplified the color blending process so that students achieve a rich depth that only the finest paints can produce. In the August session, participants will draw and render a Zinnia suitable for framing and a pumpkin in the September session. Participants may register for one or both series.

Learn More

Kaleidoscope Club (ages 5 – 9) July 12, 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 20, 2017

| $8

Every Wednesday 4:00pm – 5:00pm For the younger artists, Kaleidoscope Club has a perfect mix of everything the Dixon has to offer. Participants will work on projects meant to spark creativity and critical thinking. Whether it is horticulture, art, or literature, your child will surely exercise their imagination. Members free; $8 non-members. Snack included. Reservations required. Space limited.

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Botanical Art in Watercolor Class July 19, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day

| $125 - $150

This watercolor painting class taught is by professional botanical artist Sally Markell and is open to all levels. Markell has simplified the color blending process so that students achieve a rich depth that only the finest paints can produce. In the August session, participants will draw and render a Zinnia suitable for framing and a pumpkin in the September session. Participants may register for one or both series.

Learn More

Kaleidoscope Club (ages 5 – 9) July 19, 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 20, 2017

| $8

Every Wednesday 4:00pm – 5:00pm For the younger artists, Kaleidoscope Club has a perfect mix of everything the Dixon has to offer. Participants will work on projects meant to spark creativity and critical thinking. Whether it is horticulture, art, or literature, your child will surely exercise their imagination. Members free; $8 non-members. Snack included. Reservations required. Space limited.

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Artifact of a Relationship: Jason Miller July 23

| Free - $7

May 7 – July 23 Local artist and gallery owner Jason Miller photographs everyday objects that have meaning to him. Through this series of photographs, he recounts his memories of these objects, linking one relationship to the next.

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Botanical Art in Watercolor Class July 26, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day

| $125 - $150

This watercolor painting class taught is by professional botanical artist Sally Markell and is open to all levels. Markell has simplified the color blending process so that students achieve a rich depth that only the finest paints can produce. In the August session, participants will draw and render a Zinnia suitable for framing and a pumpkin in the September session. Participants may register for one or both series.

Learn More

Kaleidoscope Club (ages 5 – 9) July 26, 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 20, 2017

| $8

Every Wednesday 4:00pm – 5:00pm For the younger artists, Kaleidoscope Club has a perfect mix of everything the Dixon has to offer. Participants will work on projects meant to spark creativity and critical thinking. Whether it is horticulture, art, or literature, your child will surely exercise their imagination. Members free; $8 non-members. Snack included. Reservations required. Space limited.

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Botanical Art in Watercolor Class August 2, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day

| $125 - $150

This watercolor painting class taught is by professional botanical artist Sally Markell and is open to all levels. Markell has simplified the color blending process so that students achieve a rich depth that only the finest paints can produce. In the August session, participants will draw and render a Zinnia suitable for framing and a pumpkin in the September session. Participants may register for one or both series.

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Kaleidoscope Club (ages 5 – 9) August 2, 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 20, 2017

| $8

Every Wednesday 4:00pm – 5:00pm For the younger artists, Kaleidoscope Club has a perfect mix of everything the Dixon has to offer. Participants will work on projects meant to spark creativity and critical thinking. Whether it is horticulture, art, or literature, your child will surely exercise their imagination. Members free; $8 non-members. Snack included. Reservations required. Space limited.

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Family Studio (all ages) August 4, 10:30 am-12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Monthly on the same day until December 3, 2017

| Free

First Saturday of the month March 4 10:30 am – 12:30 pm Bring the whole family to Family Studio, where everyone can create unique works of art, open studio-style. The first Saturday of every month there will be family friendly projects and a large assortment of supplies. Drop-in program. Free admission. Sponsored in part by: The Schadt Foundation

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Family Studio August 5, 10:30 am-12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
An event every 1 month(s) on that lasts 0 day(s) and 2 hour(s) with no end date

| FREE

Bring the entire family to the Dixon for Family Studio where everyone can create unique works of art, open studio-style. Each month there will be new projects and a large assortment of supplies to produce artwork as a family. Drop-in program. Free.

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Botanical Art in Watercolor Class August 9, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day

| $125 - $150

This watercolor painting class taught is by professional botanical artist Sally Markell and is open to all levels. Markell has simplified the color blending process so that students achieve a rich depth that only the finest paints can produce. In the August session, participants will draw and render a Zinnia suitable for framing and a pumpkin in the September session. Participants may register for one or both series.

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Kaleidoscope Club (ages 5 – 9) August 9, 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 20, 2017

| $8

Every Wednesday 4:00pm – 5:00pm For the younger artists, Kaleidoscope Club has a perfect mix of everything the Dixon has to offer. Participants will work on projects meant to spark creativity and critical thinking. Whether it is horticulture, art, or literature, your child will surely exercise their imagination. Members free; $8 non-members. Snack included. Reservations required. Space limited.

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Saturday Sketch (ages 15+) August 11, 10:00 am-11:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Monthly on the same day until December 10, 2017

| Free

NEW Saturday Sketch (ages 15+) Second Saturday of the month 10:00am – 11:00am Sketch in the gardens or galleries! Join a special guest instructor each month. Bring a pad of paper or a sketchbook. Pencils and colored pencils only please. Free admission.

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Botanical Art in Watercolor Class August 16, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day

| $125 - $150

This watercolor painting class taught is by professional botanical artist Sally Markell and is open to all levels. Markell has simplified the color blending process so that students achieve a rich depth that only the finest paints can produce. In the August session, participants will draw and render a Zinnia suitable for framing and a pumpkin in the September session. Participants may register for one or both series.

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Kaleidoscope Club (ages 5 – 9) August 16, 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 20, 2017

| $8

Every Wednesday 4:00pm – 5:00pm For the younger artists, Kaleidoscope Club has a perfect mix of everything the Dixon has to offer. Participants will work on projects meant to spark creativity and critical thinking. Whether it is horticulture, art, or literature, your child will surely exercise their imagination. Members free; $8 non-members. Snack included. Reservations required. Space limited.

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Botanical Art in Watercolor Class August 23, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day

| $125 - $150

This watercolor painting class taught is by professional botanical artist Sally Markell and is open to all levels. Markell has simplified the color blending process so that students achieve a rich depth that only the finest paints can produce. In the August session, participants will draw and render a Zinnia suitable for framing and a pumpkin in the September session. Participants may register for one or both series.

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Kaleidoscope Club (ages 5 – 9) August 23, 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 20, 2017

| $8

Every Wednesday 4:00pm – 5:00pm For the younger artists, Kaleidoscope Club has a perfect mix of everything the Dixon has to offer. Participants will work on projects meant to spark creativity and critical thinking. Whether it is horticulture, art, or literature, your child will surely exercise their imagination. Members free; $8 non-members. Snack included. Reservations required. Space limited.

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Botanical Art in Watercolor Class August 30, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day

| $125 - $150

This watercolor painting class taught is by professional botanical artist Sally Markell and is open to all levels. Markell has simplified the color blending process so that students achieve a rich depth that only the finest paints can produce. In the August session, participants will draw and render a Zinnia suitable for framing and a pumpkin in the September session. Participants may register for one or both series.

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Kaleidoscope Club (ages 5 – 9) August 30, 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 20, 2017

| $8

Every Wednesday 4:00pm – 5:00pm For the younger artists, Kaleidoscope Club has a perfect mix of everything the Dixon has to offer. Participants will work on projects meant to spark creativity and critical thinking. Whether it is horticulture, art, or literature, your child will surely exercise their imagination. Members free; $8 non-members. Snack included. Reservations required. Space limited.

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Family Studio September 2, 10:30 am-12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
An event every 1 month(s) on that lasts 0 day(s) and 2 hour(s) with no end date

| FREE

Bring the entire family to the Dixon for Family Studio where everyone can create unique works of art, open studio-style. Each month there will be new projects and a large assortment of supplies to produce artwork as a family. Drop-in program. Free.

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Family Studio (all ages) September 4, 10:30 am-12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Monthly on the same day until December 3, 2017

| Free

First Saturday of the month March 4 10:30 am – 12:30 pm Bring the whole family to Family Studio, where everyone can create unique works of art, open studio-style. The first Saturday of every month there will be family friendly projects and a large assortment of supplies. Drop-in program. Free admission. Sponsored in part by: The Schadt Foundation

Learn More

Botanical Art in Watercolor Class September 6, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day

| $125 - $150

This watercolor painting class taught is by professional botanical artist Sally Markell and is open to all levels. Markell has simplified the color blending process so that students achieve a rich depth that only the finest paints can produce. In the August session, participants will draw and render a Zinnia suitable for framing and a pumpkin in the September session. Participants may register for one or both series.

Learn More

Kaleidoscope Club (ages 5 – 9) September 6, 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 20, 2017

| $8

Every Wednesday 4:00pm – 5:00pm For the younger artists, Kaleidoscope Club has a perfect mix of everything the Dixon has to offer. Participants will work on projects meant to spark creativity and critical thinking. Whether it is horticulture, art, or literature, your child will surely exercise their imagination. Members free; $8 non-members. Snack included. Reservations required. Space limited.

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Saturday Sketch (ages 15+) September 11, 10:00 am-11:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Monthly on the same day until December 10, 2017

| Free

NEW Saturday Sketch (ages 15+) Second Saturday of the month 10:00am – 11:00am Sketch in the gardens or galleries! Join a special guest instructor each month. Bring a pad of paper or a sketchbook. Pencils and colored pencils only please. Free admission.

Learn More

Botanical Art in Watercolor Class September 13, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day

| $125 - $150

This watercolor painting class taught is by professional botanical artist Sally Markell and is open to all levels. Markell has simplified the color blending process so that students achieve a rich depth that only the finest paints can produce. In the August session, participants will draw and render a Zinnia suitable for framing and a pumpkin in the September session. Participants may register for one or both series.

Learn More

Kaleidoscope Club (ages 5 – 9) September 13, 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 20, 2017

| $8

Every Wednesday 4:00pm – 5:00pm For the younger artists, Kaleidoscope Club has a perfect mix of everything the Dixon has to offer. Participants will work on projects meant to spark creativity and critical thinking. Whether it is horticulture, art, or literature, your child will surely exercise their imagination. Members free; $8 non-members. Snack included. Reservations required. Space limited.

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Botanical Art in Watercolor Class September 20, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day

| $125 - $150

This watercolor painting class taught is by professional botanical artist Sally Markell and is open to all levels. Markell has simplified the color blending process so that students achieve a rich depth that only the finest paints can produce. In the August session, participants will draw and render a Zinnia suitable for framing and a pumpkin in the September session. Participants may register for one or both series.

Learn More

Kaleidoscope Club (ages 5 – 9) September 20, 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 20, 2017

| $8

Every Wednesday 4:00pm – 5:00pm For the younger artists, Kaleidoscope Club has a perfect mix of everything the Dixon has to offer. Participants will work on projects meant to spark creativity and critical thinking. Whether it is horticulture, art, or literature, your child will surely exercise their imagination. Members free; $8 non-members. Snack included. Reservations required. Space limited.

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Botanical Art in Watercolor Class September 27, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day

| $125 - $150

This watercolor painting class taught is by professional botanical artist Sally Markell and is open to all levels. Markell has simplified the color blending process so that students achieve a rich depth that only the finest paints can produce. In the August session, participants will draw and render a Zinnia suitable for framing and a pumpkin in the September session. Participants may register for one or both series.

Learn More

Kaleidoscope Club (ages 5 – 9) September 27, 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 20, 2017

| $8

Every Wednesday 4:00pm – 5:00pm For the younger artists, Kaleidoscope Club has a perfect mix of everything the Dixon has to offer. Participants will work on projects meant to spark creativity and critical thinking. Whether it is horticulture, art, or literature, your child will surely exercise their imagination. Members free; $8 non-members. Snack included. Reservations required. Space limited.

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Family Studio (all ages) October 4, 10:30 am-12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Monthly on the same day until December 3, 2017

| Free

First Saturday of the month March 4 10:30 am – 12:30 pm Bring the whole family to Family Studio, where everyone can create unique works of art, open studio-style. The first Saturday of every month there will be family friendly projects and a large assortment of supplies. Drop-in program. Free admission. Sponsored in part by: The Schadt Foundation

Learn More

Botanical Art in Watercolor Class October 4, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day

| $125 - $150

This watercolor painting class taught is by professional botanical artist Sally Markell and is open to all levels. Markell has simplified the color blending process so that students achieve a rich depth that only the finest paints can produce. In the August session, participants will draw and render a Zinnia suitable for framing and a pumpkin in the September session. Participants may register for one or both series.

Learn More

Kaleidoscope Club (ages 5 – 9) October 4, 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 20, 2017

| $8

Every Wednesday 4:00pm – 5:00pm For the younger artists, Kaleidoscope Club has a perfect mix of everything the Dixon has to offer. Participants will work on projects meant to spark creativity and critical thinking. Whether it is horticulture, art, or literature, your child will surely exercise their imagination. Members free; $8 non-members. Snack included. Reservations required. Space limited.

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Family Studio October 7, 10:30 am-12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
An event every 1 month(s) on that lasts 0 day(s) and 2 hour(s) with no end date

| FREE

Bring the entire family to the Dixon for Family Studio where everyone can create unique works of art, open studio-style. Each month there will be new projects and a large assortment of supplies to produce artwork as a family. Drop-in program. Free.

Learn More

Saturday Sketch (ages 15+) October 11, 10:00 am-11:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Monthly on the same day until December 10, 2017

| Free

NEW Saturday Sketch (ages 15+) Second Saturday of the month 10:00am – 11:00am Sketch in the gardens or galleries! Join a special guest instructor each month. Bring a pad of paper or a sketchbook. Pencils and colored pencils only please. Free admission.

Learn More

Botanical Art in Watercolor Class October 11, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day

| $125 - $150

This watercolor painting class taught is by professional botanical artist Sally Markell and is open to all levels. Markell has simplified the color blending process so that students achieve a rich depth that only the finest paints can produce. In the August session, participants will draw and render a Zinnia suitable for framing and a pumpkin in the September session. Participants may register for one or both series.

Learn More

Kaleidoscope Club (ages 5 – 9) October 11, 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 20, 2017

| $8

Every Wednesday 4:00pm – 5:00pm For the younger artists, Kaleidoscope Club has a perfect mix of everything the Dixon has to offer. Participants will work on projects meant to spark creativity and critical thinking. Whether it is horticulture, art, or literature, your child will surely exercise their imagination. Members free; $8 non-members. Snack included. Reservations required. Space limited.

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Botanical Art in Watercolor Class October 18, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day

| $125 - $150

This watercolor painting class taught is by professional botanical artist Sally Markell and is open to all levels. Markell has simplified the color blending process so that students achieve a rich depth that only the finest paints can produce. In the August session, participants will draw and render a Zinnia suitable for framing and a pumpkin in the September session. Participants may register for one or both series.

Learn More

Kaleidoscope Club (ages 5 – 9) October 18, 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 20, 2017

| $8

Every Wednesday 4:00pm – 5:00pm For the younger artists, Kaleidoscope Club has a perfect mix of everything the Dixon has to offer. Participants will work on projects meant to spark creativity and critical thinking. Whether it is horticulture, art, or literature, your child will surely exercise their imagination. Members free; $8 non-members. Snack included. Reservations required. Space limited.

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Botanical Art in Watercolor Class October 25, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day

| $125 - $150

This watercolor painting class taught is by professional botanical artist Sally Markell and is open to all levels. Markell has simplified the color blending process so that students achieve a rich depth that only the finest paints can produce. In the August session, participants will draw and render a Zinnia suitable for framing and a pumpkin in the September session. Participants may register for one or both series.

Learn More

Kaleidoscope Club (ages 5 – 9) October 25, 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 20, 2017

| $8

Every Wednesday 4:00pm – 5:00pm For the younger artists, Kaleidoscope Club has a perfect mix of everything the Dixon has to offer. Participants will work on projects meant to spark creativity and critical thinking. Whether it is horticulture, art, or literature, your child will surely exercise their imagination. Members free; $8 non-members. Snack included. Reservations required. Space limited.

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Botanical Art in Watercolor Class November 1, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day

| $125 - $150

This watercolor painting class taught is by professional botanical artist Sally Markell and is open to all levels. Markell has simplified the color blending process so that students achieve a rich depth that only the finest paints can produce. In the August session, participants will draw and render a Zinnia suitable for framing and a pumpkin in the September session. Participants may register for one or both series.

Learn More

Kaleidoscope Club (ages 5 – 9) November 1, 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 20, 2017

| $8

Every Wednesday 4:00pm – 5:00pm For the younger artists, Kaleidoscope Club has a perfect mix of everything the Dixon has to offer. Participants will work on projects meant to spark creativity and critical thinking. Whether it is horticulture, art, or literature, your child will surely exercise their imagination. Members free; $8 non-members. Snack included. Reservations required. Space limited.

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Family Studio November 4, 10:30 am-12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
An event every 1 month(s) on that lasts 0 day(s) and 2 hour(s) with no end date

| FREE

Bring the entire family to the Dixon for Family Studio where everyone can create unique works of art, open studio-style. Each month there will be new projects and a large assortment of supplies to produce artwork as a family. Drop-in program. Free.

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