Welcome Week 2022

Students! Join us for free events in the Garden, every week day from Thursday, September 8 through Friday, September 16. Bring your WISCARD and your friends. Here’s what we’ll be up to each day:


Thursday, September 8

Dried Flower Bouquet – 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Use dried flowers from the Garden to make a bouquet that will last and last!


Friday, September 9 

Plant Adoption Day – 3 – 7 p.m.

Join us for a party in the Garden where you’ll have a chance to pick-up a free plant that works for you! We’ll be joined by other student groups too.

Sam at Plant Adoption Day table
Plant Adoption Day 2019

Monday, September 12

Garden Herbs – 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Collect your own fresh herbs from the Garden and join us for a tour.


Tuesday, September 13

Make Your Own Bouquet – 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Arrange your very own bouquet from flowers in the Garden.

Make Your Own Bouquet

Wednesday, September 14

Essential Oil Rollers with RecWell – 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Make an essential oil roller by selecting from among your favorite scents and relax with ACG & RecWell staff.


Dogs On Call – 4 – 5:30 p.m.

Make a new furry friend and relax in the Garden while you pet a dog…or two.

Students petting a dog
Dogs on Call

Thursday, September 15

Watercolor Painting – 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Get to know the Garden on a deeper level as you try out plant-based watercolors.


Friday, September 16

Flower Crowns – 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

We might have saved the best for last…join us to transform Garden blooms into the flower crown of your dreams.

Flower crowns!