Get Outside Winnebago July 1st

Tuesday, July 1, 2014 by

Explore Klehm The gardens are blooming at Klehm! Stop by and enjoy our beautiful, manicured gardens and take a free ride on the Klehm Express Shuttle.  Rides are unscheduled and will run throughout the day.  Klehm’s paved trail is an ideal place to push a stroller and provides a flat, smooth surface for easy walking for all ages.  Don’t miss the Children’s Garden with hedge maze and lookout tower.  We also have a Self-Guided Scavenger Hunt suitable for all ages.  Come into the Visitor’s Center and we will stamp your Get Outside! passport. This is also Donation Day at the Arboretum.  Admission is free, but donations are welcomed.   Get Outside! Winnebago Get Outside! Winnebago is a free community program presented by the Winnebago County Forest Preserve District. Participating families will function as a...

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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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Tardiva Panicled Hydrangea

Saturday, August 20, 2011 by

Find this Tardiva Panicled Hydrangea on the East Loop behind the Visitor Center.  Learn more about this hydrangea from our friends at Morton...

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View from the Arboretum

Saturday, August 20, 2011 by

The trees at Klehm offer as much beauty and diversity as the gardens.  Learn more about...

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