(Almost) Wordless Wednesday: A Winter Wonderland

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Astronomical Event of the Year: Supermoon Total Lunar Eclipse

Monday, September 21, 2015

A rare supermoon total lunar eclipse is coming this month, and the dark skies of Powell Gardens afford the perfect spot to watch the stellar event unfold. It is the first supermoon total lunar eclipse since 1982 and the last until 2033. Sunday’s supermoon eclipse is only the fifth since 1900. Catch the first one of … Read More

Explore the Joy and Beauty of Ikebana with Sensei Meghan Rowswell

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Meghan Rowswell is a visual artist and a sensei in the art of Ikebana. She joins our team of instructors this fall to present a series of classes on the Japanese art of flower arranging. “The core of Ikebana’s beauty is the combination of colors, graceful lines, textures and latent meanings that suggest a season … Read More

Bim Willow Returns to Powell Gardens for a One-Day Workshop

Monday, August 31, 2015

Travelling Master Furniture Builder Bim Willow returns to Powell Gardens this September. It’s easy to spot Bim. Just look for his brightly colored bus. Bim travels the Midwest sharing his stories and passing on the tradition of bent-willow furniture making. Saturday, Sept. 26, is the only day you can make a bent-willow heirloom under his master instruction. You … Read More