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Andersen Enrichment Center

Welcome to the Andersen Enrichment Center! Whether you are planning a family celebration or corporate meeting, we hope to see you soon. You are cordially invited to attend the many free arts and cultural events we offer including summer and winter art fairs, ongoing art exhibits and jazz concerts in the garden.

Thank you for considering the Andersen Enrichment Center for your upcoming affair. The Andersen is perfect for your garden wedding, retirement or family reunion, birthday party, business conference and holiday or anniversary gathering. Our friendly staff is happy to answer any questions you may have about our services and facilities and we offer generous complimentary parking.

The elegant art deco facility is considered the jewel of Celebration Square and is located in Saginaw's park district adjacent to the Saginaw Children's Zoo, Ojibway Island and the Splash Park at Celebration Square. The Center boasts a window wall overlooking a formal rose garden, outdoor fountains and elegant sculpture. Creating memorable occasions since 1993, the facility and garden have received awards from Keep Michigan Beautiful, Inc. and the American Society of Landscape Architects.

Upcoming Events:

Art & Garden Festival

Wednesday June 11, 2014 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. (Rain or Shine)

  • FREE Demonstrations every hour - talk to the Experts
  • Garden Plants, Accessories, Outdoor Decor
  • Art Fair
  • Lunch(11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.)
  • Fresh Strawberry Shortcake
  • Silent Auction
Art Garden Festival 2014
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Jazz in the Garden
Great Jazz Entertainment for the Whole Family to Enjoy! The Andersen Enrichment Center will host its annual summer concert series, "Jazz in the Garden" which will be held in the Lucille E. Andersen Memorial Garden on four consecutive Wednesday evenings beginning July 10th.

  • Concert #1 July 9, 2014 7:00 p.m. - Brush Street featuring Julie Mulady
  • Concert #2 July 16, 2014 7:00 p.m The New Reformation Band
  • Concert #3 July 23, 2014 7:00 p.m Cool Lemon Jazz Band
  • Concert #4 July 30, 2014 7:00 p.m. The Saucecats

Bring your own chair and relax and enjoy the concerts. In case of inclement weather, the concerts will be held at Pit and Balcony Theatre, 805 North Hamilton Street.

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Garden Hours:

Dawn to Dusk (Closed to public during garden weddings and rentals.)

Andersen Enrichment Center
120 Ezra Rust Drive
Saginaw, MI 48601
Phone: (989) 759-1362, ext. 221
Fax: (989) 759-1626

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