“Get Outside!” Forest Preserve Day...

Sunday, July 12, 2015 by

Sunday, July 12 9:00am – 8:00pm The gardens are blooming at Klehm Arboretum! Stop by and enjoy our beautiful, manicured gardens and take a free ride on the Klehm Express Shuttle. Rides are unscheduled and will run between 10:00am...

read more

Community Dog Walk

Sunday, May 17, 2015 by

Sunday, May 17, 2015 1pm – 4pm It’s time for Klehm’s annual celebration of our best friend the dog. Bring your canine friends to spend a day enjoying and exploring our entire 155 acres of gardens and grounds. Our...

read more

Indoor Outdoor Matinee...

Saturday, January 31, 2015 by

Saturday, January 31, 2015 1:00pm There may be too much snow on the ground to enjoy a movie in the gardens, but that doesn’t mean we can’t pretend! Beat the cold by bringing your lawn chairs and picnic baskets...

read more

Winter Bird Walk

Saturday, January 10, 2015 by

Saturday, January 10, 2015 8:30am 10:30am Looking for a fun family activity? This is it! Get up early and help local bird expert Barb Williams search and listen for native birds in the quiet atmosphere. She will lead a...

read more

Year-End Giving

Friday, December 26, 2014 by

Your thoughtful, caring gift is an investment in the lives of thousands of people for whom Klehm is a place to gather, learn and enjoy the natural world. Please consider Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden in your year-end giving....

read more

How To Make Seed Balls...

Friday, August 8, 2014 by

Seed balls make sowing a lot easier! Seed balls are seeds wrapped in soil materials , then dried and planted later. Seed balls can be dropped anywhere suitable for the species during the germination period. First, sift clay to...

read more