Down Peony Lane with Roy Klehm...

Wednesday, June 1, 2016 by

Wednesday, June 1, 2016 6:30pm Roy will cover all gardening aspects of Woody and Herbaceous Peonies and also the Intersectionals {Itohs}. Roy and his brothers Arnold and Carl Jr. {Chuck} donated their Rockford Nursery ground (Klehm Arboretum & Botanic...

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Boy Scout Fly Fishing Badge Class...

Saturday, May 14, 2016 by

Saturday, May 14, 2016 9:00am- 12:00pm Clarcor Pavilion | $10 Fly-fishing is a specialized form of fishing that combines skill and artistry. Scouts will gain an understanding of fly fishing hazards, equipment, and fishing regulations. Then they will complete...

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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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Museums for Moms

Sunday, May 8, 2016 by

Sunday, May 8, 2016 10:00am – 4:00pm Wondering what to get mom for Mother’s Day? Celebrate Mother’s Day with free admission for all mothers and grandmothers at five area museums! Pick up a passport at one museum, then visit...

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Annual Plant Sale

Sunday, May 8, 2016 by

Plant Sale Preview Night
Friday, May 6
5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Shop early for the best selection of plants. Many plants are from the area’s best gardeners—Klehm members and plants divided from the Klehm grounds. $5 admission
Spring Plant Sale
Saturday, May 7
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

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3rd Annual Arbor Dash 5K...

Friday, April 29, 2016 by

Friday, April 29, 2016 6:30pm Race Starts The 3rd annual Arbor Dash is a fun trail run through Klehm’s grounds via paved paths and dirt trails. Enjoy the scenic landscape and invite your friends to join you. Put a...

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