Press Releases

Summer Evenings in the Garden

Summer Evenings in the Garden Fridays – June, July & August 2011 Who: Klehm Arboretum Invites Everyone What: To Enjoy the natural beauty of gardens & unique tree collections When: Friday Evenings Open until 8pm Where: Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden – 2715 S Main Street – Rockford, IL Klehm Arboretum has extended hours on Fridays through August. Come for a warm summerevening strolling the gardens and grounds. Ride...

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Summer Evenings in the Garden

Summer Evenings in the Garden Fridays – June, July & August   WHO: Klehm Arboretum Invites Everyone WHAT: To Enjoy the natural beauty of gardens & unique tree collections WHEN: Friday Evenings Open until 8pm WHERE: Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden – 2715 S Main Street – Rockford, IL Klehm Arboretum has extended hours on Fridays through August. Come for a warm summerevening strolling the gardens and grounds. Ride...

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Photographing Flowers by Painting with Light

Photographing Flowers by Painting with Light Friday, June 24th Presenter: Photographer, Thomas Brain What: Photographing Flowers by Painting with Light Where: Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden – 2715 S Main Street – Rockford IL When: Friday, June 24th, 2011 6-7pm Cost: Klehm Members Free – Public $3 Thomas Brain, photographer and author of Floral Inspirations and Floral & Scripture will share his technique for floral photography using only a...

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Photographing Flowers by Painting with Light

Photographing Flowers by Painting with Light Friday, June 24th   PRESENTER: Photographer, Thomas Brain WHAT: Photographing Flowers by Painting with Light WHERE: Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden – 2715 S Main Street – Rockford IL WHEN: Friday, June 24th, 2011 6-7pm Cost: Klehm Members Free – Public $3 Thomas Brain, photographer and author of Floral Inspirations and Floral & Scripture will share his technique for floral photography using only...

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Ann Stewart & the Banjo Buddies Woodsong Concert

Ann Stewart & the Banjo Buddies Dixieland Show Band Sunday, June 12th Who: Ann Stewart & the Banjo Buddies Dixieland Show Band What: Klehm Woodsong Concert WHERE: Klehm Arboretum and Botanic Garden – 2715 S Main Street – Rockford IL When: Sunday, July 10, 2011 Gates Open 4pm Concert Begins 6pm Tickets: Available online at www.klehm.org , by calling 815-965-8146 or at the gate For over three decades Ann...

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Ann Stewart & the Banjo Buddies Woodsong Concert

Ann Stewart & the Banjo Buddies Dixieland Show Band Sunday, June 12th   WHO: Ann Stewart & the Banjo Buddies Dixieland Show Band WHAT: Klehm Woodsong Concert WHERE: Klehm Arboretum and Botanic Garden – 2715 S Main Street – Rockford IL WHEN: Sunday, July 10, 2011 Gates Open 4pm Concert Begins 6pm TICKETS: Available online at www.klehm.org , by calling 815-965-8146 or at the gate For over three decades...

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Klehm Arboretum To Host Day Trip For Families

Family Day Trip to Dupage Children’s Museum & Morton Arboretum Children’s Garden June 20, 2011 from 8:30am to 5:00pm Contact: Dawn Pfluger, Executive Assistant – dpfluger@klehm.org – 815-965-8146 Released – MAY14, 2011 Who: Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden What: A Family Bus Trip to DuPage Children’s Museum and Morton Arboretum. Price includes motor coach transportation from Klehm Arboretum, admission fees and snacks and drinks en route. Children must be...

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Garlic Mustard Pull at Klehm

Klehm Arboretum 2nd Annual Garlic Mustard Pull May 14, 2011 9am-12pm To register call (815) 965-8146 Released – May 5, 2011 On Saturday, May 14 from 9am-noon the community is invited to Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden to be a part of a fun service project to help control the spread of garlic mustard at Klehm. A brief training will begin at 9am and then groups will spread out...

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Klehm Launches New Shuttle

Please join Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden as we launch our new shuttle, The Klehm Express.   Wednesday, April 20th, 2011 – 10am   We hope you join us as we debut the new electric passenger shuttle, the Klehm Express, in our Fountain Garden. Admission is free. Beginning in June, visitors will be able to tour the gardens in the comfortof a 10 passenger open-air shuttle. Tours are 30...

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Extended Hours At Klehm Arboretum

Summer hours go into effect beginningFriday, April 1st 2011 at Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden.The Arboretum will resume aseven days a week schedule throughout the spring and summer seasons. Hours are from9am to 4pm daily.Warmer weather brings changes almost daily at the Arboretum. Watch for flowering bulbs and blossoming trees such asmagnolia, serviceberry and redbuds as they fill the air with their magnificent colors and scents. Admission is$6 for...

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