Rinard Orchid Greenhouse 2018 Event Schedule
Saturdays - Second Saturday of each month, 1-2 p.m.unless otherwise noted
Lunch at the Rinard Orchid Greenhouse
First Wednesday of each month, noon-1 p.m.
Bring your lunch to the Rinard Orchid Greenhouse and enjoy a peaceful lunch break among the orchids.
Winter Greenhouse Tour
Saturday, January 13, 1-2 p.m.
Come get out of the cold and enjoy the tropics in Muncie at the Rinard Orchid Greenhouse.
Heartfelt Fun & Orchids for Love
Saturday, February 10, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
For children ages 5+ and adults.
Community Photographers Invitation Day
Saturday, March 3, 8 a.m.-noon
Saturday, April 7, 10 a.m.-noon
Annual Greenhouse Fundraiser, Plant Sale and Orchid Care Demo
Saturday, April 28, 9 a.m.-noon
Tropical Creatures: Birds, Butterflies and More
Saturday, May 12, 1-2 p.m.
To Be Announced
Saturday, June 9
Mid-summer Night's Dream
Saturday, July 14, 7-8:30 p.m.
Experience the Rinard Orchid Greenhouse at night with the Muncie Ballet Studio, search for elves and fairies and see night-fragrant blooms. Fair costumes encouraged. Unlimited attendance.
Ball State University Welcome Week
Saturday, August 18, general tours from 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Succulents: What's Not to Love?
Saturday, September 8
Succulent growing and propagation. Learn how to re-pot and keep your plant health. Limited to 15 people.
TBA, general tours from 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Community Artists Invitation Day
Saturday, October 13, 10 a.m.-noon and 1-2 p.m.
Sketch and "plein air" in the Rinard Orchid Greenhouse.
Saturday, November 10, 1-2 p.m.
Have you ever wondered where bananas really come from? Join us for an introduction to tropical food plants. Food will be served! For families, children ages 5+ (chaperone required for ages 8-10).
Evening Holiday Open House
Saturday, December 1, 6-9 p.m.
Experience the Rinard Orchid Greenhouse at night, decorated for the holidays.
Concurrent: Glass demos/sales at the Marilyn K. Glick Center for Glass, Charles Brown Planetarium shows and the Minnetrista Luminaria (with MITS Trolley shuttle available).
- Greenhouse programs are free of charge and open to the public. Most programs are suitable for ages 5+.
- For location and parking information, click here.
- For general questions about the greenhouse and greenhouse events, contact Cheryl LeBlanc.