Quilt Exhibition Reception

Tuesday, June 28, 2011 by

5:30pm–7:30pm Evening reception to launch a three month botanical quilt installation Through the Branches – A Quilter’s Perspective. Meet Claire Powers the designer and creator of these beautiful quilt masterpieces. Members FREE, guests $3 at the...

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Photographing Flowers by Painting with Light...

Friday, June 24, 2011 by

Friday, June 24, 2011 / 6pm-7pm Thomas Brain, photographer and author of Floral Inspirations and Floral & Scripture will share his technique for creating amazing floral photographs using only a flashlight for illumination.  A book signing will follow his presentation.   To RSVP call 815-965-8146 or email info@klehm.org. Members FREE/ Public...

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Summer Evenings in the Garden, June 24th...

Friday, June 24, 2011 by

Open until 8pm Beginning June 10th  Klehm Arboretum will have extended hours on Fridays. Enjoy a warm summer evening strolling the gardens and grounds of the Arboretum. Look for one of our Garden Hosts to answer any questions you may have....

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Klehm is Open & Free July 4th...

Friday, June 24, 2011 by

Klehm is Open and Free on the 4th of July Monday, July 4th 2011 – 9am-4pm   Who: Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden What: Open and Admission is FREE When: Monday, July 4th 9am-4pm Where: Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden – 2715 S Main Street – Rockford, IL Enjoy a free day with the family Monday, July 4th at Klehm Arboretum. Before the fireworks, come for a summer picnic, playtime in our Children’s Garden and the natural beauty of Klehm.  Ride the Klehm Express through 1.5 miles of gardens and arboretum.  Only five minutes from downtown Rockford, find 155 acres of spectacular gardens and rare trees.  Visit...

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Through the Branches – A Quilters Perspective...

Wednesday, June 22, 2011 by

New Exhibit at Klehm Through the Branches – A Quilters Perspective, by Claire Powers Event Date: Tuesday, June 28, 5:30 – 7:30pm   What: Quilt Exhibition Preview When: Tuesday, June 28, 5:30 – 7:30pm Where: Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden (Visitor Center) – 2715 S Main Street – Rockford, IL Cost: Members FREE, guests $3 Overview: Klehm is holding a reception to launch the quilt exhibition Through the Branches – a Quilter’s Perspective. Meet Claire Powers, creator of these quilt masterpieces as she shares her history of quilting.   What: Quilt Exhibition: Through the Branches-a Quilter’s Perspective When: Daily July thru September 2011 Where: Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden (Visitor Center) – 2715 S Main Street – Rockford, IL Cost: FREE with Arboretum daily admission fee Admission: Adults $6, seniors 65+/ Students $3, Members and under...

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New Exhibit July, August & September...

Wednesday, June 22, 2011 by

New Exhibit at Klehm Through the Branches – A Quilters Perspective,  by Claire Powers Tuesday, June 28, 5:30 – 7:30pm   What: Quilt Exhibition Preview When: Tuesday, June 28, 5:30 – 7:30pm Where: Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden (Visitor Center) – 2715 S Main Street – Rockford, IL Cost: Members FREE, guests $3 Overview: Klehm is holding a reception to launch the quilt exhibition Through the Branches – a Quilter’s Perspective. Meet Claire Powers, creator of these quilt masterpieces as she shares her history of quilting.   What: Quilt Exhibition: Through the Branches-a Quilter’s Perspective When: Daily July thru September 2011 Where: Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden (Visitor Center) – 2715 S Main Street – Rockford, IL Cost: FREE with Arboretum daily admission fee Admission: Adults $6, seniors 65+/ Students $3, Members and under 3 –...

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