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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Clarcor Update

Friday, September 19, 2014 by

The renovation of Klehm’s Demonstration Gardens is well under way and we are excited to watch the re-design take shape. New retaining walls and a new Clarcor Pavilion wheelchair accessible deck have been added. Two new trends in the...

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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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Thank You Volunteers

Saturday, November 16, 2013 by

On Saturday, November 16, 2013 Klehm hosted the yearly volunteer brunch to show appreciation to the numerous dedicated volunteers who spend countless hours contributing to Klehm’s success. We are grateful for the tremendous volunteer effort it takes to maintain...

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Help Klehm Meet the Grant Challenge...

Wednesday, October 2, 2013 by

Securing Klehm’s Financial Future Raising Funds for the Bur Oak Endowment with the Carroll H. Starr Endowment Challenge Grant In 2013 the Klehm Arboretum Foundation (KAF) was chosen to participate in the Carroll H. Starr Endowment Challenge Grant through...

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2013 Spring Appeal

Tuesday, March 5, 2013 by

It’s that time of year again: the time when winter’s grip is beginning to ease, buds are beginning to form and we look forward to getting out into the garden. What an exciting time of year as we wait...

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