Klehm Arboretum Announces Community Trees Program...

Thursday, October 6, 2011 by

New Community Trees Program – A Strong Community Partnership Advocating for Our Trees   Who: Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden What: Press Conference for New Community Trees Program Where: Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden – 2715 S Main Street in Rockford, IL When: Tuesday, October 18, 2011 10am   Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden will announce its new Community Trees Program with a tree-planting event on Tuesday, October 18th at 10:00am. The press conference will be held outdoors. Transportation from the parking lot will be provided. John Richards, President of the Board for Klehm says, “The program aims to share a vision of a sustainable community sheltered by a vibrant canopy of trees among many civic partners and residents of Rockford.” The program kicks off with the addition of Edith Makra Kusnierz, the Community...

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Autumn @the Arboretum – Free Fall Festival...

Wednesday, September 21, 2011 by

Autumn @the Arboretum Sunday, October 2, 2011   Who: Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden What: Autumn @the Arboretum Where: Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden – 2715 S Main Street in Rockford, IL When: Sunday, October 2, 2011 9am-4pm Cost: FREE Admission Klehm welcomes you to our annual fall festival. October is one of the best times to witness trees with their rich autumn colors. Experience the beauty of fall as we use our entire 155 acre property for family-friendly enjoyment. The day’s activities include: Music for Kids by DJ Dave McQuade Northern Illinois Raptors Educational Demonstration Billy the Balloon Guy Horse Drawn Carriage Rides The Great Pumpkin Hunt Build-A-Scarecrow Author John Gile will be reading The First Forest Two Toads Environmental Show Face Painting & more… Make sure to save the date for Autumn...

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Autumn@Arboretum Sunday, Oct 2nd...

Wednesday, August 31, 2011 by

Autumn @the Arboretum Sunday, October 2, 2011   Who: Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden What: Autumn @the Arboretum Where: Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden – 2715 S Main Street in Rockford, IL When: Sunday, October 2, 2011 9am-4pm Cost: FREE Admission On Sunday, October 2 from 9am – 4pm come out to Klehm Arboretum for Autumn @the Arboretum. Experience the beauty of Fall as we use our entire 155 acre property for family-friendly enjoyment. The day is full of activities: Face Painting, a Northern Illinois Raptors demonstration, Billy the Balloon Guy, Horse Drawn Carriage Rides, Author John Gile will be reading: The First Forest, families can take part in The Great Pumpkin Hunt, Build-A-Scarecrow and more. Best of all everything’s...

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August 14th Saturday June Band Plays Woodsong...

Thursday, August 4, 2011 by

Saturday June Band Sunday, August 14th 2011   Who: Saturday June Band What: Klehm Woodsong Concert Where: Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden – 2715 S Main Street in Rockford, IL When: Sunday, August 14, 2011 Gates Open 4pm & Concert Begins 6pm Tickets: $20 for 16 or older, Kids under 16 FREE The Saturday June Band plays rock favorites from Classic to Contemporary and has performed at Navy Pier and Chicagofest. The band plays with an infectious enthusiasm that draws in the listener and makes you want to get out there and dance to those songs you know so well. Woodsong concerts are held outdoors on the lawn in Klehm’s magnificent Fountain Garden or indoors in poor weather conditions. Guest shuttle service to and from the parking lot is provided at no charge. Free...

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Saturday June Band Rocks Woodsong...

Thursday, July 21, 2011 by

Saturday June Band Sunday, August 14th 2011   Who: Saturday June Band What: Klehm Woodsong Concert Where: Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden – 2715 S Main Street in Rockford, IL When: Sunday, August 14, 2011 Gates Open 4pm & Concert Begins 6pm Tickets: $20 for 16 or older, Kids under 16 FREE   The Saturday June Band plays rock favorites from Classic to Contmeporary and has performed at Navy Pier and Chicagofest. The band plays with an infectious enthusiasm that draws in the listener and makes you want to get out there and dance to those songs you know so well. Woodsong concerts are held outdoors on the lawn in Klehm’s magnificent Fountain Garden or indoors in poor weather conditions. Guest shuttle service to and from the parking lot is provided at no charge....

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The Trees of Klehm

Monday, July 11, 2011 by

The Trees of Klehm Garden Party & Tree Auction Friday, July 22, 2011   What: The Trees of Klehm When: Friday, July 22, 2011 Program: doors open 6:00p.m. | live auction 7:15p.m. | silent auction until 8:30p.m. Where: Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden – 2715 S Main Street Rockford, IL Cost: $75 Individual | $600 Reserved Tables of Eight The casually elegant outdoor party of the year, Trees of Klehm is the garden’s 3rd annual plant and tree auction. Dine on delicious hors d’ouevres, enjoy cocktails, and live entertainment all in the beauty of Klehm’s spectacular Fountain Garden. Choose from an assortment of truly unique trees and plants that you’ll want to add to your landscape. This year’s theme is Fiesta! and that means margaritas, mariachis, and dancing in the moonlight. New This Year – Twelve trees will...

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