Other Happenings

New Workshops at Minnetrista for the Family

Posted by: Sara St. Clair on Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 9:00:00 am

We’re excited for our new family focused workshops this fall. You & Me workshops were designed for a parent/child pair to create a lasting experience together. If you’re curious on how to make these workshops the best we have the steps to follow!

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Changes and Community Outreach Happening in the Orchard Garden

Posted by: Anna Groover on Thursday, August 10, 2017 at 9:00:00 am

Tucked away behind The Orchard Shop lies the Orchard Garden. Unlike many of the other gardens at Minnetrista, we grow vegetables and other produce in the Orchard Garden. Additionally, local community members are welcome to stop by, remove a few weeds, and take home a cucumber or an onion with them.

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What To Expect On Our Faerie Mainstage

Posted by: Sara St. Clair on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 9:00:00 am

In the latest Other Happenings Blog I had the pleasure of speaking with our new Theatre Connections Manager, Mason Absher. Absher is a 2011 graduate of the University of the Indianapolis and has been interested and practicing theatre for over 23 years. We asked him a few questions about our upcoming mainstage play that will be performed at Faeries, Sprites, & Lights. We wanted to get an idea of what was happening behind the scenes to know what we can expect at the upcoming event.

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Get Ready for Nature Play Days

Posted by: Sam Condon on Thursday, June 8, 2017 at 9:00:00 am

As a kid growing up in East Central Indiana, June, July, and August were my favorite months of the year. School was out for the summer, and the warm summer air that had been beckoning me and my friends all May was finally ours for the taking!

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Minnetrista's Favorite Spring Activities

Posted by: Sara St. Clair on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 9:00:00 am

Spring is a beautiful time of the year at Minnetrista and what better way to know what to see and do when you're at Minnetrista in the spring than from an insider! I decided to send out an email to all of the staff at Minnetrista to share their favorite Minnetrista spring activities with you. Here are some of the top responses!

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New Faces at Minnetrista

Posted by: Sam Condon on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 2:00:00 pm

A new year means news faces at Minnetrista! We are excited to introduce to you our newest Sales & Events team members, Lauren Bowman and Brett Ellison.

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The Berenstain Bears Visit Minnetrista

Posted by: Sam Condon on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 9:00:00 am

It’s not every day that one sees a bear walking around Minnetrista campus. It’s also not every day that Sister Berenstain Bear comes to campus. Thankfully for us, both bears turned out to be the same.

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A Winter Bird Quest Happened at Minnetrista?

Posted by: Sara St. Clair on Thursday, February 9, 2017 at 9:00:00 am

Minnetrista had the pleasure of inviting two girls from our community to play and discover our 40-acre campus with the Winter Bird Quest Explorer Bag. With the help of the girl’s mother, Joleen and Claire spent a fun and exciting afternoon with us!

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New Year, New Minnetrista

Posted by: Sam Condon on Thursday, January 12, 2017 at 3:00:00 pm

It may only be the second week of January, but at Minnetrista, our creative team is already busy crafting and planning new programs for friends and families to enjoy this year.

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Winter Activities at Minnetrista

Posted by: Sara St. Clair on Thursday, December 1, 2016 at 9:00:00 am

You may have noticed the temperature dropping outside, and have started to go into hibernation mode, but maybe you wrote winter off a little too soon. Maybe there’s a place near you, in Muncie, that has 40-acres filled with fun activities every season. At Minnetrista, there are 40-acres of fun every season, and winter is no exception.

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