Extended Hours

Thursday, October 17, 2013 by

The sun is shining brighter and longer, that means you will need more time to explore Rockford’s 155 acre “living museum”.  The grounds will have extended hours of operation from May through September, and will be open from 9am...

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Hiking for Hounds – The Costume Contest...

Sunday, October 13, 2013 by

Sunday, October 13, 2013 10am – 2pm | Contest at 1pm Bring your costumed canine friends to spend a day enjoying and exploring our entire 155 acres of gardens and grounds. We have picnic sites and Coley’s Cooler will...

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Autumn at the Arboretum...

Sunday, October 6, 2013 by

Sunday, October 4 | 9am – 4pm Admission is Free all Day Discover the beauty of autumn at Klehm’s annual fall festival. 155 acres of family-friendly enjoyment: Horse-drawn wagon rides, Billy the Balloon Guy (9am-2pm), Pickles the Clown (11am-3pm), face painting, scarecrow...

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Help Klehm Meet the Grant Challenge...

Wednesday, October 2, 2013 by

Securing Klehm’s Financial Future Raising Funds for the Bur Oak Endowment with the Carroll H. Starr Endowment Challenge Grant In 2013 the Klehm Arboretum Foundation (KAF) was chosen to participate in the Carroll H. Starr Endowment Challenge Grant through...

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Klehm’s Plant A Row Garden Bears Fruit...

Tuesday, October 1, 2013 by

Klehm’s Plant A Row garden proved most fruitful this year, providing a record amount of vegetables for local food pantries. Klehm donated 2078 lbs. of fresh produce to the Rock River Valley Food Pantry, largely thanks to the hard...

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Smithsonian Museum Day...

Saturday, September 28, 2013 by

Saturday, September 28, 2013 Klehm will be opening its doors free of charge (to ticket holders) along with 1,400 other participating venues for the eighth annual Museum Day Live!  This immensely successful program, in which Klehm Arboretum will emulate the free...

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