Classes, Programs, Events

  • 11 Mar

    Spring Bulb Show

    Location: Hidden Lake Gardens, Tipton, MI

    Enjoy the spectacular display of daffodils, hyacinths, tulips, grape hyacinths, and amaryllis inside the Conservatory.  Open during regular Hidden Lake Gardens hours:  9 a.m. to 7 p.m.  The Bulb Show is free; admission to Hidden Lake Gardens is $3 per person, HLG members are admitted free.

  • 20 Mar

    Fall Bulbs Pay Spring Dividends

    Location: Hidden Lake Gardens, Tipton, MI

    Dan Sparks-Jackson of Vandenberg Bulb Company will present a program on the benefit of planting bulbs in fall for beautiful spring flowers.  Dan is Vandenberg’s sales representative for Hidden Lake Gardens which supplies the bulbs for the Spring Bulb Show and many of the bulb plantings around the conservatory, visitors center, and raised bed pavilion.  Also view the Spring Bulb Show in the Conservatory as dusk settles on the Conservatory!  Lecture at 7 p.m. followed immediately by tour of Spring Bulb Show.  Event is free and open to the public; however, registration is required.  Please call 517-431-2060 to register. 

  • 21 Mar

    Fairy Gardens 101

    Location: Tecumseh District Library

    Fairy gardens are a fun and popular way to create a miniature landscape from imagination and fantasy.  Discover the benefits of fairy gardening and how to create your own miniature landscape just in time for spring.  Program takes place at the Tecumseh District Library.  To register, visit the Tecumseh District Library website or call 517-423-2238.

  • 14 Apr

    Easter Eggs-Travaganza

    Location: Hidden Lake Gardens, Tipton, MI

    Bring the kids to celebrate Easter and Spring by decorating eggs, making crafts, and hunting for Easter eggs in the Conservatory and in the Gardens (weather permitting).  Please bring 6 hard-boiled eggs to color.  10 to 11:30 a.m.  Cost:  $12 per child / $10 per child for HLG Members.  Registration is required - Space is Limited!  Please call 517-431-2060 to register.

  • 15 Apr

    Easter Eggs-Travaganza

    Location: Hidden Lake Gardens, Tipton, MI

    Bring the kids to celebrate Easter and Spring by decorating eggs, making crafts, and hunting for Easter eggs in the Conservatory and in the Gardens (weather permitting).  Please bring 6 hard-boiled eggs to color.  10 to 11:30 a.m.  Cost:  $12 per child / $10 per child HLG Member.  Registration is required - Space is Limited!  Call 517-431-2060 to register.

  • 27 Apr

    Earth Day:  Trees for Home and Garden

    Location: Hidden Lake Gardens, Tipton, MI

    Celebrate Earth Day at Hidden Lake Gardens.  Learn about the benefits of trees.  Participate in a tree planting ceremony with Cub Scout Pack 607.  Take home a tree seedling to plant in your garden.  To register, visit the Tecumseh District Library website or call 517-423-2238.  Tree planting program and ceremony.

  • 12 May

    Plant Sale Preview - Members Only!

    Location: Hidden Lake Gardens, Tipton, MI

    Friends of Hidden Lake Gardens members receive a sneak-peek chance to purchase the great plants of the HLG Plant Sale the evening before the public sale.

  • 13 May

    Plant Sale

    Location: Hidden Lake Gardens, Tipton, MI

    The annual Plant Sale offers annuals, perennials, shrubs, trees, conifers, hostas, vegetables, herbs, and other ornamental garden and landscape plants.  HLG staff and volunteers will be available to answer questions and assist in plant selections.  Visit our website in May for an updated list of plants for sale.  Plant Sale hours are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.