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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What Trees to Plant after EAB Strikes...

Saturday, April 18, 2015 by

April 18, 2015 10:00am – 11:30am This presentation is made possible by the Pauline J. & John R. Cook Horticulture Series Dave Wanninger is the Horticulturist in Charge at Boerner Botanical Gardens in Hales Corners, Wisconsin. Previously, Dave worked...

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SWCD Tree Sale

Monday, January 12, 2015 by

Deadline Friday, March 21 Each year the district sells bare root trees, evergreen, shrub seedlings, and transplants in an effort to increase efforts to provide energy conservation and/or habitat cover for wildlife in the rural setting.  These starter seedlings...

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Milkweed for Monarchs...

Monday, December 29, 2014 by

Garden Clubs of Illinois President’s Project Every member of the public and every garden club can bring back monarchs, one milkweed plant at a time, one re-seeded back road at a time, with no expense or modest expense to...

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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...

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Tree-mendous Arbor Day Celebration...

Monday, April 23, 2012 by

RPS 205 Elementary Schools Celebrate Arbor Day all Week Celebration Culminates with Tree-mendous Event on Friday April 19, 2012… To many children, trees are valued for shade on a hot day and maybe a good branch to hang from....

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