Upcoming Programs

Upcoming Programs

August

Nature Storytime and Hike

Saturday, August 12th          10 am      

 

Come out to the Arboretum for a morning hike and story. A fun family activity for ages 4 – 8.

 

Wilderness Badges

Tuesday, August 15th         5 – 8 pm

Complete nature challenges and earn badges. Collect as many as you can then return to the pavilion for snacks!

$5 per child. Start anytime between 5 – 7

 

Elephant Ear Casting

Thursday, August 17th, 6:30pm

IT’s back! Rescheduled as requested! Elephant Ear (Colocasia) is a plant that is so named because the leaves actually look like the ears of an elephant! We’ll be making Elephant Ear and other leaf castings that you can use for decoration or a bird bath
$7 per person (includes cost of supplies)

 

 

Sunset Hike & Campfire

Saturday, August 26th           7 pm

Celebrate National Toasted Marshmallow Day with a guided hike through the forested trails, then after sunset, enjoy a campfire and s’mores! Bring a flashlight for a night-time scavenger hunt.             $5 per person

 

Ongoing Programs

Nature Exploration Series

Last Wednesday of every month (April – October)     6:30 – 7:30 pm

This is a free family education program with a different theme each month!
We will dive into an exciting nature topic with an activity and/or a short hike. See you here, rain or shine!

***August’s workshop was pushed a week back to Sept. 6th
Sept. 6th – Conservation Basics
Sept. 27th – Fall Foliage
October 25th – Weather Wonders

 

Gardening Fridays

The 2nd and 4th Friday, May through September,  9 – 11 am

Pruning, planting, raking, mulching, watering, and weeding. Come help maintain and further the Arboretum’s beauty while connecting with the Arboretum community.
Bring gloves if you have them, if not we’ll provide them. No experience required.

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