Behavioral Finance: An Innovative Approach to Investing...

Saturday, April 27, 2013 by

    April 27th Saturday from 10am-Noon Klehm Arboretum – Main Building VC Classroom Money Smart Week is a public awareness campaign designed to help consumers better manage their personal finances.This event will provide an introduction to behavioral finance which will discuss what it is; how behavioral finance can be meaningful; and how behavioral finance can impact investment decisions....

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Botanica: a Gardener’s Luncheon...

Wednesday, April 17, 2013 by

Gardening Large: a City, a Park, a Garden Wednesday, April 17, 2013 Location: Giovanni’s Noon Luncheon & 10am Workshop RSVP by April 8, 2013       Save the date to welcome spring with your floral friends during Klehm’s spring garden luncheon held at Giovanni’s. This year’s speaker is Terry Guen, founder of the award-winning, Chicago-based Terry Guen Design Associates, Inc. She has focused her twenty-five year career as a landscape architect and urban designer on creating spaces for public benefit and enhancing the quality of the urban outdoor environment. As Master Landscape Architect for Chicago’s Lakefront Millennium Park, she was responsible for the design and implementation of the entire 25 acre landscape. In her presentation, “Gardening Large: a City, a Park, a Garden,” Ms. Guen will discuss the need to develop a passion...

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Live Auction

Tuesday, April 16, 2013 by

11:45 am Tour of Millennium Park and Lurie Garden with Terry Guen and lunch for 6 at University Club of Chicago, courtesy of Phil and Cherri Eaton Luncheon and garden tour for 10 at La Paloma Gardens, summer of 2013, courtesy of Karen Harding 4 hours/2-man tree services, courtesy of Tree Care Enterprises 3 yards of mushroom compost delivered to your door, courtesy of Jon Carlson...

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Klehm Family Days 5

Saturday, April 13, 2013 by

Saturday, April 13, 2013 10am – 3pm This spring, families are invited to engage with nature at Klehm. On the second Saturday of each month, Klehm will offer themed activities for kids of all ages. Your family will find fun ways to learn about nature outdoors through hikes, scavenger hunts and guided tours. After some exploring, kids can continue learning by making a take home craft. Plus, everyone will enjoy watching birds as they come to feed just outside the Visitor Center Gallery windows.   Vi Bates Wildflower Garden Tours 11am-2pm This month, the theme is wildflowers.  Take a walk with Anita Johnson, Klehm’s wildflower garden volunteer, in the Vi Bates Wildflower Garden.  Learn about the many spring beauties who add the first splash of color in the gardens.  Kids can also participate in our wildflower...

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