25th Anniversary at Klehm...

Monday, June 9, 2014 by

2014 marks the silver anniversary for Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden! Please help us celebrate our 25 years as Rockford’s premier arboretum by supporting our mission to maintain a living museum for the enjoyment, education, and inspiration of all...

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Open 9am – 8pm Daily...

Friday, May 23, 2014 by

Extended hours The sun is shining brighter and longer, that means you will need more time to explore Rockford’s 155 acre living museum. The grounds will have extended hours of operation from May 23 through September 1, and will...

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Klehm Receives Challenge Grant...

Tuesday, December 10, 2013 by

Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden has been awarded a matching grant of $10,000 by the Carroll H. Starr Endowment Challenge Grant of the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois. According to Klehm Executive Director Daniel Riggs, the grant will be...

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Holiday Hours

Saturday, November 30, 2013 by

Klehm Arboretum will be closed Tuesday, December 24 through Wednesday, December 25, 2013.  Klehm reopens Thursday, December 26, 2013.  We hope everyone has a safe and happy holiday weekend. All winter long it’s easy to enjoy Klehm while walking...

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Renewable Energy Expo at Klehm...

Friday, November 8, 2013 by

The Klehm Arboretum Gallery Room was home to the Winnebago County Renewable Energy Expo on Friday, November 8th.  Approximately 250-300 people were in attendance over the course of the day for the first ever expo.  Focusing on green technology, the expo featured...

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We’re Open Fourth of July...

Friday, June 28, 2013 by

We thought it would be a shame to close on Independence Day when the gardens are looking so beautiful.  We will be open for the Fourth of July from 9am-4pm.  Enjoy a nice walk during the day before going...

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