EVENTS CALENDAR

November 2017
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Sunken Garden Closed for Mid-Show Change

Sunken Garden
11/4/2017
12:00 am

All rooms of the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory are open except the Sunken Garden. We are preparing for the Fall Flower Show.

Wings: The Beauty of Powered Flight in the Natural World

Exhibit Gallery
11/4/2017
10:00 am

View this inspiring exhibit of images captured of birds and insects in flight just in time for the fall migration. Photographer Ken Epstein curated this exhibit from images he has taken over the last 7 years.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

2

Wings: The Beauty of Powered Flight in the Natural World

Exhibit Gallery
11/4/2017
10:00 am

View this inspiring exhibit of images captured of birds and insects in flight just in time for the fall migration. Photographer Ken Epstein curated this exhibit from images he has taken over the last 7 years.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

3

Wings: The Beauty of Powered Flight in the Natural World

Exhibit Gallery
11/4/2017
10:00 am

View this inspiring exhibit of images captured of birds and insects in flight just in time for the fall migration. Photographer Ken Epstein curated this exhibit from images he has taken over the last 7 years.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

4

Wings: The Beauty of Powered Flight in the Natural World

Exhibit Gallery
11/4/2017
10:00 am

View this inspiring exhibit of images captured of birds and insects in flight just in time for the fall migration. Photographer Ken Epstein curated this exhibit from images he has taken over the last 7 years.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

5

Wings: The Beauty of Powered Flight in the Natural World

Exhibit Gallery
11/4/2017
10:00 am

View this inspiring exhibit of images captured of birds and insects in flight just in time for the fall migration. Photographer Ken Epstein curated this exhibit from images he has taken over the last 7 years.

S.A.F.E. Sundays

Various Locations
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Chat with our Public Engagement Education Specialist about the Endangered or Threatened animals we have at Como and what people can do to help them thrive in the wild. Each week will feature a different animal.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

6

Wings: The Beauty of Powered Flight in the Natural World

Exhibit Gallery
11/4/2017
10:00 am

View this inspiring exhibit of images captured of birds and insects in flight just in time for the fall migration. Photographer Ken Epstein curated this exhibit from images he has taken over the last 7 years.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

7

Wings: The Beauty of Powered Flight in the Natural World

Exhibit Gallery
11/4/2017
10:00 am

View this inspiring exhibit of images captured of birds and insects in flight just in time for the fall migration. Photographer Ken Epstein curated this exhibit from images he has taken over the last 7 years.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

8

Wings: The Beauty of Powered Flight in the Natural World

Exhibit Gallery
11/4/2017
10:00 am

View this inspiring exhibit of images captured of birds and insects in flight just in time for the fall migration. Photographer Ken Epstein curated this exhibit from images he has taken over the last 7 years.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

9

Wings: The Beauty of Powered Flight in the Natural World

Exhibit Gallery
11/4/2017
10:00 am

View this inspiring exhibit of images captured of birds and insects in flight just in time for the fall migration. Photographer Ken Epstein curated this exhibit from images he has taken over the last 7 years.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

10

Wings: The Beauty of Powered Flight in the Natural World

Exhibit Gallery
11/4/2017
10:00 am

View this inspiring exhibit of images captured of birds and insects in flight just in time for the fall migration. Photographer Ken Epstein curated this exhibit from images he has taken over the last 7 years.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

11

Wings: The Beauty of Powered Flight in the Natural World

Exhibit Gallery
11/4/2017
10:00 am

View this inspiring exhibit of images captured of birds and insects in flight just in time for the fall migration. Photographer Ken Epstein curated this exhibit from images he has taken over the last 7 years.

“Go Great Apes” Weekend Sponsored by Xcel Energy

Various Locations
11/4/2017
10:00 am

Come in to vote for the name of Como’s newest addition and meet the rest of Como’s great apes! A weekend of fun, games and crafts all while learning how you can make a difference for great apes in the wild. We will also feature special Storytime, Zookeeper talks, and Gardener talks!

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

12

Wings: The Beauty of Powered Flight in the Natural World

Exhibit Gallery
11/4/2017
10:00 am

View this inspiring exhibit of images captured of birds and insects in flight just in time for the fall migration. Photographer Ken Epstein curated this exhibit from images he has taken over the last 7 years.

“Go Great Apes” Weekend Sponsored by Xcel Energy

Various Locations
11/4/2017
10:00 am

Come in to vote for the name of Como’s newest addition and meet the rest of Como’s great apes! A weekend of fun, games and crafts all while learning how you can make a difference for great apes in the wild. We will also feature special Storytime, Zookeeper talks, and Gardener talks!

S.A.F.E. Sundays

Various Locations
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Chat with our Public Engagement Education Specialist about the Endangered or Threatened animals we have at Como and what people can do to help them thrive in the wild. Each week will feature a different animal.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

13

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

14

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

15

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

16

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

17

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

18

Insect Pollinators - Beyond the Honey Bee Volume 2

Exhibit Gallery
11/4/2017
10:00 am

'Insect Pollinators - Beyond the Honey Bee Volume 2’, a stunning photo exhibit on display in Como’s Exhibit Gallery through January 21, 2018. In this exhibit, witness the amazing shapes and colors of various insect faces through the very detailed close-up photography of Bill Johnson.

Meet the artist on December 3 from 12pm-4pm.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

19

Insect Pollinators - Beyond the Honey Bee Volume 2

Exhibit Gallery
11/4/2017
10:00 am

'Insect Pollinators - Beyond the Honey Bee Volume 2’, a stunning photo exhibit on display in Como’s Exhibit Gallery through January 21, 2018. In this exhibit, witness the amazing shapes and colors of various insect faces through the very detailed close-up photography of Bill Johnson.

Meet the artist on December 3 from 12pm-4pm.

S.A.F.E. Sundays

Various Locations
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Chat with our Public Engagement Education Specialist about the Endangered or Threatened animals we have at Como and what people can do to help them thrive in the wild. Each week will feature a different animal.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

20

Insect Pollinators - Beyond the Honey Bee Volume 2

Exhibit Gallery
11/4/2017
10:00 am

'Insect Pollinators - Beyond the Honey Bee Volume 2’, a stunning photo exhibit on display in Como’s Exhibit Gallery through January 21, 2018. In this exhibit, witness the amazing shapes and colors of various insect faces through the very detailed close-up photography of Bill Johnson.

Meet the artist on December 3 from 12pm-4pm.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

21

Insect Pollinators - Beyond the Honey Bee Volume 2

Exhibit Gallery
11/4/2017
10:00 am

'Insect Pollinators - Beyond the Honey Bee Volume 2’, a stunning photo exhibit on display in Como’s Exhibit Gallery through January 21, 2018. In this exhibit, witness the amazing shapes and colors of various insect faces through the very detailed close-up photography of Bill Johnson.

Meet the artist on December 3 from 12pm-4pm.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

22

Insect Pollinators - Beyond the Honey Bee Volume 2

Exhibit Gallery
11/4/2017
10:00 am

'Insect Pollinators - Beyond the Honey Bee Volume 2’, a stunning photo exhibit on display in Como’s Exhibit Gallery through January 21, 2018. In this exhibit, witness the amazing shapes and colors of various insect faces through the very detailed close-up photography of Bill Johnson.

Meet the artist on December 3 from 12pm-4pm.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

23

Insect Pollinators - Beyond the Honey Bee Volume 2

Exhibit Gallery
11/4/2017
10:00 am

'Insect Pollinators - Beyond the Honey Bee Volume 2’, a stunning photo exhibit on display in Como’s Exhibit Gallery through January 21, 2018. In this exhibit, witness the amazing shapes and colors of various insect faces through the very detailed close-up photography of Bill Johnson.

Meet the artist on December 3 from 12pm-4pm.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

24

Insect Pollinators - Beyond the Honey Bee Volume 2

Exhibit Gallery
11/4/2017
10:00 am

'Insect Pollinators - Beyond the Honey Bee Volume 2’, a stunning photo exhibit on display in Como’s Exhibit Gallery through January 21, 2018. In this exhibit, witness the amazing shapes and colors of various insect faces through the very detailed close-up photography of Bill Johnson.

Meet the artist on December 3 from 12pm-4pm.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

25

Insect Pollinators - Beyond the Honey Bee Volume 2

Exhibit Gallery
11/4/2017
10:00 am

'Insect Pollinators - Beyond the Honey Bee Volume 2’, a stunning photo exhibit on display in Como’s Exhibit Gallery through January 21, 2018. In this exhibit, witness the amazing shapes and colors of various insect faces through the very detailed close-up photography of Bill Johnson.

Meet the artist on December 3 from 12pm-4pm.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

26

Insect Pollinators - Beyond the Honey Bee Volume 2

Exhibit Gallery
11/4/2017
10:00 am

'Insect Pollinators - Beyond the Honey Bee Volume 2’, a stunning photo exhibit on display in Como’s Exhibit Gallery through January 21, 2018. In this exhibit, witness the amazing shapes and colors of various insect faces through the very detailed close-up photography of Bill Johnson.

Meet the artist on December 3 from 12pm-4pm.

S.A.F.E. Sundays

Various Locations
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Chat with our Public Engagement Education Specialist about the Endangered or Threatened animals we have at Como and what people can do to help them thrive in the wild. Each week will feature a different animal.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

27

Insect Pollinators - Beyond the Honey Bee Volume 2

Exhibit Gallery
11/4/2017
10:00 am

'Insect Pollinators - Beyond the Honey Bee Volume 2’, a stunning photo exhibit on display in Como’s Exhibit Gallery through January 21, 2018. In this exhibit, witness the amazing shapes and colors of various insect faces through the very detailed close-up photography of Bill Johnson.

Meet the artist on December 3 from 12pm-4pm.

Sunken Garden Closed for Show Change

Sunken Garden
11/4/2017
10:00 am

All rooms of the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory are open except the Sunken Garden. We are preparing for the Fall Flower Show.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

28

Insect Pollinators - Beyond the Honey Bee Volume 2

Exhibit Gallery
11/4/2017
10:00 am

'Insect Pollinators - Beyond the Honey Bee Volume 2’, a stunning photo exhibit on display in Como’s Exhibit Gallery through January 21, 2018. In this exhibit, witness the amazing shapes and colors of various insect faces through the very detailed close-up photography of Bill Johnson.

Meet the artist on December 3 from 12pm-4pm.

Sunken Garden Closed for Show Change

Sunken Garden
11/4/2017
10:00 am

All rooms of the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory are open except the Sunken Garden. We are preparing for the Fall Flower Show.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

29

Insect Pollinators - Beyond the Honey Bee Volume 2

Exhibit Gallery
11/4/2017
10:00 am

'Insect Pollinators - Beyond the Honey Bee Volume 2’, a stunning photo exhibit on display in Como’s Exhibit Gallery through January 21, 2018. In this exhibit, witness the amazing shapes and colors of various insect faces through the very detailed close-up photography of Bill Johnson.

Meet the artist on December 3 from 12pm-4pm.

Sunken Garden Closed for Show Change

Sunken Garden
11/4/2017
10:00 am

All rooms of the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory are open except the Sunken Garden. We are preparing for the Fall Flower Show.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

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Holiday Flower Show

Sunken Garden
11/4/2017
10:00 am

The Holiday Flower Show tradition began in 1925 and continues to be the most anticipated and visited flower attracted at the Conservatory today. It is a visual sensation to behold featuring hundreds of poinsettias.

Insect Pollinators - Beyond the Honey Bee Volume 2

Exhibit Gallery
11/4/2017
10:00 am

'Insect Pollinators - Beyond the Honey Bee Volume 2’, a stunning photo exhibit on display in Como’s Exhibit Gallery through January 21, 2018. In this exhibit, witness the amazing shapes and colors of various insect faces through the very detailed close-up photography of Bill Johnson.

Meet the artist on December 3 from 12pm-4pm.

Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.

   

Wings: The Beauty of Powered Flight in the Natural World

Exhibit Gallery
11/4/2017
10:00 am

View this inspiring exhibit of images captured of birds and insects in flight just in time for the fall migration. Photographer Ken Epstein curated this exhibit from images he has taken over the last 7 years.


Gardener Talk

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
11/4/2017
1:00 pm

Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.