Extended Hours

Thursday, May 26, 2016 by

The sun is shining brighter and longer, that means you have more time to explore Rockford’s 155 acre living museum. The grounds will have extended hours of operation from May 28th through Labor Day, and will be open from...

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Young Explorers

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 by

Young Explorers features fun, interactive and educational activities designed to celebrate nature while exploring the beautiful grounds at Klehm Arboretum. Open to all kids ages 6 – 12, the weekly sessions are led by U of I Extension staff...

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Volunteers Needed

Wednesday, March 23, 2016 by

We are gearing up for an active 2016 and are in need of many volunteers for upcoming events as well as work in the gardens. School groups welcome! If you are interested in event help, contact Chris at 815-965-8146....

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Oak Woodland Restoration Begins...

Friday, March 11, 2016 by

Work has begun to restore 15 acres of native oak woodland at Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden. This project, funded by a grant from the Dr. Courtney J. & Margaret Hutchins Hamlin Family Fund of the Community Foundation of...

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