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  • Celebrate the Earth with Minnetrista during Super Saturday in October!

    Posted by: Sarah Lu England    |    Thursday, September 18, 2014

    October 4 is Super Saturday at Minnetrista. This event includes Farmers Market at Minnetrista, from 8 a.m. to noon, and Family Fun Day at Minnetrista: Keep It Cool, from noon to 4 p.m.

    “Family Fun Day at Minnetrista: Keep It Cool is a great and inexpensive opportunity to discover small changes you can make at home that have a big impact on our earth,” said Allison Schroer, Visitor Experience manager. “From saving energy to recycling practice, escape work with a day of play that’s fun for kids of all ages.”

    Family Fun Day, as well as current exhibit Water’s Extreme Journey, are included in the general admission of $5.

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  • Discover the basics of seed saving at Minnetrista’s Garden Workshop!

    Posted by: Sarah Lu England    |    Wednesday, September 17, 2014

    Discover the basics and proper practice of seed saving during the Garden Workshop: Seed Saving at Minnetrista.

    During the workshop on Saturday, October 11, from 1 to 4 p.m., explore what types of plants produce reliable seeds, as well as how to collect, process, and store them. 

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  • Engage your child in art and nature this fall season!

    Posted by: Sarah Lu England    |    Monday, September 15, 2014

    Add fun and creativity to your children’s school year with Camp Minnetrista this October. Campers will make new friends while exercising their imaginations and enjoying the outdoors. Camp Minnetrista offers two, 2-day camp options for an autumn adventure your child won’t soon forget.

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  • Brighten your home by learning how to create your own rain garden!

    Posted by: Sarah Lu England    |    Friday, September 5, 2014

    Brighten your home by learning how to create your own rain garden! 

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  • Educators and school staff, let Minnetrista thank you with Educator Appreciation Night!

    Posted by: Sarah Lu England    |    Thursday, August 28, 2014

    Kick off the school year with a fun night of socializing at Educator Appreciation Night at Minnetrista, which takes place on Tuesday, September 16! Mingle with other educators and Minnetrista staff over light food and refreshments for this FREE event. 

    Meet up with fellow educators and other school staff members from 5 to 7 p.m. and explore Minnetrista’s beautiful grounds. 

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  • Seniors, honor veterans with friends and family while experiencing Flags of Honor Field!

    Posted by: Sarah Lu England    |    Wednesday, August 27, 2014

    Experience the “Flags of Honor Field,” a ‘sea’ of red, white, and blue as more than a thousand American flags adorn Minnetrista’s Greensward beside the White River Greenway.

     

    Bring your friends and family and enjoy Muncie Exchange Club members talk about the project and what it means for the community. Talks begin at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.

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  • Express your creativity at Glass Workshop: Copper Enamel Jewelry at Minnetrista!

    Posted by: Sarah Lu England    |    Wednesday, August 20, 2014

    Try something new with friends at the Glass Workshop: Copper Enamel Jewelry at Minnetrista. During the workshop on September 11, from 6 to 9 p.m., create a unique and original copper enameled piece to take home as a gift or to wear yourself.

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  • Discover the importance and wonders of water at Minnetrista during Super Saturday in September

    Posted by: Sarah Lu England    |    Tuesday, August 19, 2014

    Muncie, IN—September 6 is Super Saturday at Minnetrista. This event includes Farmers Market at Minnetrista, from 8 a.m. to noon, and Family Fun Day at Minnetrista: Blue Planet, from noon to 4 p.m. 

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  • Preserve a delicious dessert addition for your next gathering at Canning Workshop: Brandied Apple Rings!

    Posted by: Sarah Lu England    |    Thursday, August 14, 2014

    Preserve sweet, delectable dessert side to enjoy throughout autumn with friends at Minnetrista’s canning workshop on September 3, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

    Add these lovely and delicious apple rings to many of your favorite apple desserts, or eat them on their own. 

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  • Become a Raindrop, Change Your World. Visit Water’s Extreme Journey at Minnetrista!

    Posted by: Sarah Lu England    |    Tuesday, August 12, 2014

    Introduce and engage children to an exciting and important quest for clean water in the exhibit, Water’s Extreme Journey, which opens on August 30 at Minnetrista.

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