Extended Hours

Thursday, May 26, 2016 by

The sun is shining brighter and longer, that means you have more time to explore Rockford’s 155 acre living museum. The grounds will have extended hours of operation from May 28th through Labor Day, and will be open from...

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Young Explorers

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 by

Young Explorers features fun, interactive and educational activities designed to celebrate nature while exploring the beautiful grounds at Klehm Arboretum. Open to all kids ages 6 – 12, the weekly sessions are led by U of I Extension staff...

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Museums for Moms

Sunday, May 8, 2016 by

Sunday, May 8, 2016 10:00am – 4:00pm Wondering what to get mom for Mother’s Day? Celebrate Mother’s Day with free admission for all mothers and grandmothers at five area museums! Pick up a passport at one museum, then visit...

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3rd Annual Arbor Dash 5K...

Friday, April 29, 2016 by

Friday, April 29, 2016 6:30pm Race Starts The 3rd annual Arbor Dash is a fun trail run through Klehm’s grounds via paved paths and dirt trails. Enjoy the scenic landscape and invite your friends to join you. Put a...

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New Treehouse Project at Klehm...

Tuesday, February 23, 2016 by

A new initiative by Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden is expected to take visitors to new heights. The nonprofit living museum, owned by Forest Preserves of Winnebago County, is in the early planning stages to construct three treehouses in...

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Winter Wonderland Party...

Monday, January 18, 2016 by

Monday, January 18, 2016 3:00pm – 5:00pm Come and meet our very special guests provided by Once Upon a Dream Performances. The infamous Snow Queen and Snow Princess along with Bat Hero and Spider Hero will be entertaining our...

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