2013 Spring Appeal

Tuesday, March 5, 2013 by

It’s that time of year again: the time when winter’s grip is beginning to ease, buds are beginning to form and we look forward to getting out into the garden. What an exciting time of year as we wait to trade the drab color palette of late winter and witness the transformation into full spring bloom, so pleasing to the senses. It is with this same excitement and anticipation that I ask for your financial support for Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden and our mission. In 2013 we will continue to revitalize our gardens and floral displays, improve our family programming to better connect with nature, and offer relevant educational opportunities for lifelong learning.   Klehm is a vital part of our community offering essential green space and opportunities to engage with nature: As...

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Hiring New Office Position

Tuesday, March 5, 2013 by

We are no longer accepting applications.   Please contact our office at 815-965-8146 to request information about other possible positions. Seasonal Administrative & Marketing Assistant Applications will be accepted through March 13, 2013 Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden is seeking an administrative professional for an immediate opening as Administrative & Marketing Assistant. This position will be responsible for Klehm’s social media and website content and delivery in the Marketing Director’s absence. The position will also handle the maintenance of several databases, as well as general administrative assistant duties and staff support. Position is Full-time, Seasonal. Klehm is located in Rockford, IL. Compensation is $11-12 per hour, based on experience. Education: Some college preferred, but not required. Experience: Candidate should have previous office or customer service experience, and be able to provide personal and professional...

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Closed Tuesday, March 5

Tuesday, March 5, 2013 by

Klehm Arboretum will be closed all day Tuesday, March 5 due to a winter storm. We will reopen tomorrow Wednesday, March 6 at 9am for our regular business...

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