Concerts in the Gardens...

Wednesday, June 15, 2016 by

June 19th July 17th August 21st Throughout the summer, Klehm will host concerts in the garden among the picturesque grounds.  Join us the third Sunday in June, July and August for a fun way to spend an evening listening...

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Extended Hours

Thursday, May 26, 2016 by

The sun is shining brighter and longer, that means you have more time to explore Rockford’s 155 acre living museum. The grounds will have extended hours of operation from May 28th through Labor Day, and will be open from...

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Garden Volunteers Needed...

Wednesday, March 23, 2016 by

Current Opportunities Name(required) Check all that interest you.(required) Event Help 1 Woodworker - basic carpentry & repair 1- 2 Food Pantry Vegetable Garden Volunteer(s) 1-2 Koi Pond Volunteer(s) 1-2 Hosta Garden Volunteer(s) 1-2 Peony Garden Volunteer(s) Phone Number(required) Email(required)...

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Oak Woodland Restoration Begins...

Friday, March 11, 2016 by

Work has begun to restore 15 acres of native oak woodland at Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden. This project, funded by a grant from the Dr. Courtney J. & Margaret Hutchins Hamlin Family Fund of the Community Foundation of...

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Gift Shop Sale

Wednesday, March 9, 2016 by

We are sweeping out the “old” and bringing in the “new’! Our gift shop is getting a revamp with new garden related merchandise and decor. Since the orders will be arriving soon, we need room for our new selection....

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New Treehouse Project at Klehm...

Tuesday, February 23, 2016 by

A new initiative by Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden is expected to take visitors to new heights. The nonprofit living museum, owned by Forest Preserves of Winnebago County, is in the early planning stages to construct three treehouses in...

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