Volunteer Appreciation Brunch...

Saturday, November 14, 2015 by

Saturday, November 14th, 2015 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Volunteers are invited to celebrate a great year at the arboretum – one that wouldn’t be possible without the hard work of all our volunteers. Get the scoop on what...

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LIKE Your Favorite Pooch Pic...

Monday, October 19, 2015 by

Vote now! As part of your 2015 Hiking for Hounds Costume Contest, the “Public’s Choice” category needs your help. We photographed over 30 dogs at Hiking for Hounds and invite you to help decide the winner. Each dog photo...

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Wine Tasting & Luminary Walk...

Friday, October 9, 2015 by

Friday, October 9, 2015 7:00pm 9:00pm First 200 people to register receive a commemorative wine glass. Take a stroll through our illuminated paths while enjoying a fall wine tasting. Relax near a patio fire pit or step inside the...

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Native Plants of the Midwest...

Saturday, September 12, 2015 by

Saturday, September 12, 2015 10:00am – 11:00am This presentation is made possible through the Pauline J. & John R. Cook Horticulture Lecture Series Alan Branhagen is Director of Horticulture at Powell Gardens, supervising all design and management of horticulture...

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Wood Song Concert: Classical Blast!...

Sunday, August 16, 2015 by

Sunday, August 16, 2015 Doors open at 4:00pm, concert at 6:00pm “Classical Blast! is a unique band dedicated to bringing the classical arts to mainstream rock & pop music. We’re classically trained musicians who love to rock. We believe...

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Bumble Bees and Other Native Pollinators...

Saturday, August 15, 2015 by

Saturday, August 15, 2015 1:00am – 4:00pmish Native pollinators are a fascinating and important part of our lives and our landscapes. Pollinators influence and reflect the health of the environment which directly affects human health and well-being. Rockford has...

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