Yoga at Fairlawn
Mondays, April 15th – May 13th, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Yoga continues. Fun teacher. Good group. Join Kat Warner of Align Yoga for Vinayasa style yoga classes. All levels welcome. Mats/props available (limited quantities). No reservations needed. $13/each class or all together for $48. May pay at the door. For more information call 715-394-5712.
Thursday, April 18th, 6-8 p.m.
The Legend and Lore of the Tulip presented by Robert-Jan Quené. In this presentation Robert will talk about the origin and history of the tulip, the tulip mania in the 17th century, different types and varieties of tulips, how to properly grow tulips in your garden, and show off pictures of the famous tulip gardens “de Keukenhof”. Cost is $10. Seating is limited and sessions often sell out. Please make your reservations early so you won’t be disappointed! For reservations or more information call 715-394-5712.
New for 2019 – A Children’s Home Easter
Saturday, April 20th, 9-1 p.m.
Families are invited to learn about life during Fairlawn’s Children’s Home Era. Enjoy a sampling of foods served during Easter, play traditional games, create fun crafts, hunt for eggs and meet the Easter Bunny. Tickets are available for the following time slots: 9-10 a.m., 10:30-11:30 a.m., and 12-1 p.m. Cost is $5 per person (2 and under free). Space is limited. Please make your reservations early. Call 715-394-5712 for more information or to make reservations. Or to purchase tickets online: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/a-childrens-home-easter-tickets-58673977446
An Arbor Day Talk
Friday, April 26th, 5-7 p.m.
An Arbor Day Celebration with guest speaker Paul Hlina who will be talking about “Future Trends for Planting Trees in Douglas County”. Paul has a long and varied career in using science based information in assessing, monitoring and restoring natural landscapes in the Upper Midwest. He has operated and owned Leaning Pine Natives and Greenhouses since 1997. This event is free, however, seating is limited. Please make your reservations early. Call 715-394-5712 for more information or to make reservations.
Meteor Volunteer Work Weekend
Saturday, April 27th, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, April 28th, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
For the last 14 years, many volunteers have made a significant difference in the way the SS Meteor looks today. The work weekend is spent repairing, cleaning, and organizing the SS Meteor for the upcoming season. Join a hearty group of volunteers from around the Midwest for this yearly clean-up of the historic SS Meteor. Bring your painting clothes. Dress for changing weather. Pre-registration is recommended and lunch is provided both Saturday and Sunday. You can register and find more information on the GLSPS website at www.glsps.org.
Thursday, May 2nd, 6-8 p.m.
Growing Native Wildflowers and Culinary Workshop, presented by Stephanie Krivinchuk. Stephanie will be talking about growing wild flowers in your garden. She was the grower at the Garden House Greenhouse in Solon Springs for a number of years. You will also learn about culinary and exotic herbs, making tinctures, facial serums, and herb-infused cooking oils. Cost is $10 and seating is limited. Please make your reservations early. Call 715-394-5712 for more information or to make reservations.
Mother’s Day Special – Half-Price Tours
Sunday, May 12th, 12-3 p.m.
Visit Fairlawn Mansion and Museum, a Queen Anne Victorian restored to 1890’s elegance. All admissions are half-price. Call 715-394-5712 for more information.
Superior Public Museums Grand Reopening Celebration
Saturday, May 18th, 12-4 p.m.
Free admission to the Old Firehouse and Police Museum and the SS Meteor in celebration of our return to summer hours. Enjoy free cake, coffee and punch. Call 715-394-5712 for more information.