Other Happenings

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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EXPLORE. PLAY. LEARN at Minnetrista

Posted by: Robert Scott on Thursday, November 3, 2016 at 9:00:00 am

Create a chalk masterpiece in the Backyard Garden. Play dress up in Betty’s Doll House. Discover a new favorite board game in Betty’s Cabin. Find a quiet garden spot to read a book from the Little Free Library.

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Our Hidden Gem: The Nature Area at Minnetrista

Posted by: Jara Rowe, Marketing Manager on Thursday, October 6, 2016 at 9:00:00 am

Have you ever desired a place where you could relax and free your mind? A site to see stormwater management in the works? A place to enjoy nature without leaving Muncie?  Did you know that we have that very spot, right here at Minnetrista? We like to call it our hidden gem, The Nature Area.

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The Living Lightly Fair 2016

Posted by: Living Lightly Fair on Thursday, September 8, 2016 at 10:00:00 am

Have you noticed that if you don't like spending a lot of money to have fun, it's a great time to be in Muncie?

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Awesome Places to Instagram at Minnetrista Through Our Eyes and Yours

Posted by: Sara St. Clair on Thursday, August 4, 2016 at 9:45:00 am

Find some awesome places at Minnetrista to Instagram!

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7 Faerie Events to Look Forward to During Faeries, Sprites, & Lights at Minnetrista

Posted by: Sam Condon on Thursday, July 7, 2016 at 3:00:00 pm

It’s that time of year again. Summer is here, the weather is warming up, and whimsical, faerie fun is beginning to sprout up all over East Central Indiana. Here at Minnetrista, that can only mean one thing: faeries! Yes, in just two short weeks, about one thousand faeries will fly into the sparkling wonderland known as Oakhurst Gardens for Faeries, Sprites, & Lights at Minnetrista.

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8 Perfect Picnic Spots at Minnetrista

Posted by: Courtney Thomas on Thursday, June 9, 2016 at 1:00:00 pm

The month of June at Minnetrista means blooming gardens, a bustling Farmer’s Market and one quintessential summer activity: picnicking! We have rounded up the top 8 most scenic spaces on campus for your picnicking pleasure.

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