Volunteer Appreciation

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 by

Thank you to all of our wonderful, supportive volunteers! A Volunteer Appreciation Brunch was held on Sunday, November 23rd at the arboretum.  We are so grateful for the countless hours put into the gardens and arboretum with volunteer time.  Weeding, dividing, ticket sales, planting and painting (yes, painting!) are among the long list of tasks completed by our volunteers.  Awards were given out to three special people whose contributions did not go unnoticed.  The recipients are listed below. Thanks, again, for all of your hard work!     President’s Award: Jan Bowman Jan has long been one of Klehm’s most vocal supporters, making sure practically everyone she meets knows about the arboretum and all it has to offer. She’s contributed her time and talent for many years, as a board member, event volunteer and...

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Amazon Shopping

Friday, October 24, 2014 by

Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden whenever you shop on AmazonSmile. Click here and bookmark this link.  The next time you are shopping on Amazon, be sure to use the link above and you will be supporting Klehm through this great program.  We receive monthly payments from Amazon, thanks to our thoughtful supporters!...

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Klehm Receives Award

Friday, October 17, 2014 by

Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden is honored to recently be awarded the 2014 Non-Profit Beautification Award by the Rockford Area Gardeners of America. The award is in recognition of an outstanding Horticultural and Floral Site serving Rockford and Northern Illinois....

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Eagle Scouts

Thursday, October 16, 2014 by

Klehm Arboretum Botanic Garden offers various Eagle Scout projects for scouts to take part in and complete. If you are interested in completing a project, please fill out the form below. Name(required) Email(required)...

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