Get ready to be inspired and to learn something new at Powell Gardens. Call 816-697-2600 x209 or follow the link by each listing to register online.  Many classes fill quickly, so sign up early to reserve your space. Registrations made after the posted registration deadline incur a $5 late fee.  

December and January Classes


Ikebana: Japanese Flower Arranging, 1-3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 18

geocaching Sharpen your focus on the line and form of your own arrangement while learning about Japanese culture. (You will borrow a vase and pin frog to use in class.) Leave with fresh flowers for practice at home. Bring trimming shears.

$42/person, $37/member
Register by Dec. 12.
Meghan Rowswell

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Nature Hike with Alan Branhagen, 1-4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 15 

Winter Hike

Discover the beauty of the winter landscape during this invigorating hike, led by Horticulture Director Alan Branhagen, along the 3.25-mile Byron Shutz Nature Trail. Participants must be able to walk nearly four miles over mulched and mowed terrains. We recommend wearing waterproof footwear and bringing binoculars. This is a great time of year for birdwatching! 

$15/person, $12.50/member
Register by Jan. 9
Alan Branhagen 


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Powell Gardens takes registrations on a first-come, first-served basis. Please register early to ensure your space in the program. Advance registration is required for all classes. You will receive confirmation of your enrollment via email after you complete your registration.

Four Easy Ways to Register

  1. Online: Sign in to our site and register online with the link included on each class listing. If you do not already have an account with us, create one here (New accounts are processed Monday through Friday between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.). MEMBERS: Log in to get your member discount! 
  2. By mail: Print and fill out the registration form for the classes you wish to take and mail the form with a check or money order made payable to Powell Gardens or fill out the credit card number if paying by VISA, American Express, MasterCard or DISCOVER. Please include expiration date on all credit card payments. Mail to Attn: Class Registration, Powell Gardens, 1609 NW US Hwy 50, Kingsville, MO 64061.
  3. By fax: Fill out the registration form, complete the payment section with a VISA, American Express, MasterCard or DISCOVER card number, and fax completed form to 816-697-2619. Please include expiration date on all credit card payments.
  4. By telephone:  Call 816-697-2600 x209. Payment may be made using a VISA, American Express, MasterCard or DISCOVER number. Please have all information on hand when you call. Members need to have your Member ID on hand.  Member ID numbers are located on the back of your membership card.

 Refund policy: A 100 percent refund will be given if the request is made 24 hours before the registration deadline. No refunds will be made after the class takes place or after the enrollment deadline. However, in most instances, your fees can be applied to a future class.


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