Monday 8 July 2019
Posted by:  3:11 PM CST

Wondering what's blooming at Monk Gardens this week?  Here's all the flowers you can find right now!

Posted by:  1:47 PM CST

As the sixth week of our internship comes to a close, the summer solstice greets us with open arms and longer days. The community is abundant with activities, events, and that specific summer excitement Wausau thrives off of. Soon, the balloon rally and Chalkfest will be happening, in addition to (more)

Posted by:  1:43 PM CST

Some of my fondest memories from childhood include going to a pond near my grandparent’s house with my older brother and spending the whole sunny summer afternoon catching what my grandma always referred to as “pollywogs” with our bare hands. The slippery, slimy, little buggers were super fast, which made (more)

Posted by:  4:45 PM CST

Education and exposure to the environment is important for all ages!  Read about it, then visit the garden to see for yourself.

Posted by:  3:11 PM CST

Wondering what's blooming at Monk Gardens this week?  Here's all the flowers you can find right now!

Monday 24 June 2019
Posted by:  2:13 PM CST

On Saturday June 1st; I had the pleasure of helping Elise, the educational supervisor here at Monk Botanical Gardens, facilitate a birthday party celebration for Lincoln. I honestly had a great time! I initially did not quite know what to expect, since I have not really done much programming with (more)

Friday 14 June 2019
Posted by:  10:38 AM CST

Wondering what's blooming at Monk Gardens this week?  Here's all the flowers you can find right now!

Monday 10 June 2019
Posted by:  11:48 AM CST

In the years that Monk Botanical Gardens has been open to the public, several themed garden areas have been added. This week we added arguably one of the most important ones- the Entry Garden. The plan to “beautify” the entrance to the Gardens has been in the works for quite (more)

Thursday 6 June 2019
Posted by:  7:05 PM CST

Wondering what's blooming at Monk Gardens this week?  Here's all the flowers you can find right now!

Wednesday 29 May 2019
Posted by:  1:01 PM CST

Since we were little kids, we’ve been told that earthworms are important for healthy soil and happy plants. But did you know that earthworms are invasive in Wisconsin? I was shocked when I learned this little fact last week, and you might be surprised too. As it turns out, any (more)