Assiniboine Park Programs
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Assiniboine Park and Assiniboine Park Zoo are open year-round.

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Admission Rates

There are no admission fees for Assiniboine Park or the Pavilion Gallery Museum.

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Workshops & Classes

Assiniboine Park is a beautiful location that allow us to offer a variety of classes and workshops for people of all interests. Browse our selection here and register today!


Children

Nature TotsNature Tots

This wildly interactive program is designed for children ages 3 to 5, with an adult partner. We provide the snacks, loads of fun activities, awesome venues, and tons of fun!

Children explore nature at the Conservatory together through fun plant-based activities and hands-on investigations during the most magical season that is winter. Snacks provided.

  • Dates: Wednesdays, March 4 through March 25
  • Time: 9:30 to 11:00 am
  • Location: Assiniboine Park Conservatory

Fee: $59 + GST for members | $66 + GST for non-members

Children explore nature together through fun animal-themed activities and hands-on investigations. Snacks provided.

  • Dates: Wednesdays, April 8 through April 29
  • Time: 9:30 to 11:00 am
  • Location: Zoo Classroom

Fee: $59 + GST for members | $66 + GST for non-members

Click here for information on how to register. 
Or download, complete, and submit the registration form below.


Adult & Senior

Classes & Workshops for Adults and SeniorsGardening Supplies

Exercise your green thumb, release your inner artist, or get crafty and creative. From watercolour painting classes to growing an indoor garden, we offer classes and workshops for all interests throughout the year.

 

Paper Marbling with Janet Carroll
Saturday, March 7 | 12:30 pm to 4:00 pm | Qualico Family Centre

Learn the basics of this fascinating craft and make several unique prints by the end of the afternoon. Wear a smock or apron as marbling can be messy!p>

Fee: $49.95 + GST (materials included)

Perennial Garden Design
Wednesday, March 11 | 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Assiniboine Park Conservatory

Baptisia? Bergenia? Brunnera? beds ‘n borders – terms that just may cause horticultural bedlam. With the plethora of choices available for the perennial border, this course will help you make informed decisions about the best plant choices for your garden.

Fee: $25 + GST (materials included)

Spring Bulb Containers
Tuesday, March 31 | 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Assiniboine Park Conservatory

Are you itching to get your hands into the soil? Is it time for a change at your front door? Join our instructor as she helps you create a fresh new arrangement for early spring. There will be a selection of forced bulbs available as well as an insert pot and planting medium.

Fee: 42 + GST (materials included)

Spring Bulb Containers
Wednesday, April 1 | 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Assiniboine Park Conservatory

Are you itching to get your hands into the soil? Is it time for a change at your front door? Join our instructor as she helps you create a fresh new arrangement for early spring. There will be a selection of forced bulbs available as well as an insert pot and planting medium.

Fee: 42 + GST (materials included)

Creating Succulent Containers
Wednesday, May 6 | 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Assiniboine Park Conservatory

Creating beautiful living art with succulents is all the rage. Join us a we learn how to assemble, care for, and maintain a beautiful succulent container filled with a variety of lush sempervivum, sedums and more. These beautiful low maintenance arrangements are sure to enhance your back yard or patio this summer.

Fee: 75 + GST (materials included)

Hanging Basket
Thursday, May 7 | 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Assiniboine Park Conservatory

There is little wonder why tis course is so popular. You laugh, you learn,and you go home with a stunning hanging moss basket. join us as we guide you through the basics of making a spectacular hanging basket, offer hints, help and always oodles of plants.

Fee: $70 + GST (materials included)

Hanging Basket
Wednesday, May 13 | 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Assiniboine Park Conservatory

There is little wonder why tis course is so popular. You laugh, you learn,and you go home with a stunning hanging moss basket. join us as we guide you through the basics of making a spectacular hanging basket, offer hints, help and always oodles of plants.

Fee: $70 + GST (materials included)

Creating Succulent Frames
Thursday, May 14 | 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Assiniboine Park Conservatory

Creating a living picture with succulents is a fantastic way to have your own low maintenance garden ina limited space. Join one of our gardeners as we learn to assemble, care for and maintain your own succulent garden brimming with sempervivium, sedums and the like.

Fee: $105 + GST (materials included)

Creating Succulent Frames
Wednesday, May 20 | 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Assiniboine Park Conservatory

Creating a living picture with succulents is a fantastic way to have your own low maintenance garden ina limited space. Join one of our gardeners as we learn to assemble, care for and maintain your own succulent garden brimming with sempervivium, sedums and the like.

Fee: $105 + GST (materials included)

Stunning Containers for Sun
Thursday, May 21 | 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Assiniboine Park Conservatory

Creating that special summer planting takes more than a great eye. The Assiniboine Park Conservatory creates stellar container gardens. Learn how and tak one home with you as well.

Fee: $50 + GST (materials included)

Stunning Containers for Sun
Wednesday, May 27 | 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Assiniboine Park Conservatory

Creating that special summer planting takes more than a great eye. The Assiniboine Park Conservatory creates stellar container gardens. Learn how and tak one home with you as well.

Fee: $50 + GST (materials included)

Stunning Containers for Shade
Wednesday, June 3 | 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Assiniboine Park Conservatory

Creating that special summer planting takes more than a great eye. The Assiniboine Park Conservatory creates stellar container gardens. Learn how and tak one home with you as well.

Fee: $50 + GST (materials included)

Veggie Hanging Baskets
Thursday, June 4 | 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Assiniboine Park Conservatory

One of our popular programs returns. This hands-on workshop teaches both the beginner and seasoned gardener the best choices for growing veggies in a confined space. All the latest tips and techniques and our best advice to keep you munching on produce all summer long.

Fee: $55 + GST (materials included)

Click here for information on how to register.

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