Summer Sundays


SUMMER SUNDAYS AT

THE RESIDENCE

Join us for the following Summer Sundays of June, July, and August for free,

family-friendly events at the Governor’s Residence!

 

GOVERNOR’S GARDENS

Sunday June 7th * 1:00-3:00pm

Join us as we kick off the Governor’s Gardens!  Enjoy interactive gardening activities and plant your own garden seeds to plant into your own sustainable garden.  Walk the residence gardens and see what is in bloom.  Learn about recycling, upcycling and composting.  Enjoy beverages courtesy of Coca-Cola and take home a blueprint to build your very own sustainable garden!   

Sponsored by Blain’s Farm and Fleet, Coca-Cola, Fiskars, Scotts, and Walmart.

ART, JAZZ & PIZZAZZ

Sunday July 12th * 1:00-3:00pm

Walk the blooming gardens at the Executive Residence while enjoying a musical performance by the Northstar Jazz Band.  Learn about and demo a variety of unique musical instruments.  Create your own summer craft project courtesy of the Wisconsin Alliance of YMCA’s and Home Depot.  

DOG DAYS OF SUMMER

Sunday August 9th 1:00-3:00pm

Stop by the Executive Residence and enjoy a tasty sundae at our last Summer Sundays open house!  Plant fresh herbs that will later adorn your fall dishes and learn about canning and freezing garden vegetables that you can serve year-round.  Kids will also enjoy painting, building and planting activities followed by a walk through the many gardens that are in full bloom!  ​