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Calendar of events

  • Edible Gardening Workshop Series

    Whether you are starting your first vegetable garden or incorporating food plants into an existing ornamental landscape, the Arboretum has unique, creative solutions for you. 5 Saturdays, March 7-28 and April 11, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
  • Tree House Tales Exhibition

    Enter a tree village that's filled with adventure and imagination. Play, make believe, and become part of the trees' ever-changing tale. Daily, 7:00 a.m.-sunset
  • Wednesdays, Woods & Wine Unplugged

    Wednesday is the new Friday! Unwind after work with intimate live music, drinks, and light fare. Wednesdays, February 18 through March 25, 2015 from 5:30 to 8 p.m.
  • Arbor Reading Adventures

    Register now Arbor Reading Adventures, Wednesdays and Fridays through March, 11:00-11:45 a.m.
  • Winter Bird Walk

    Explore the winter landscape with an expert guide, learn to identify the birds that overwinter in Illinois, and discuss their behaviors and natural history. Saturday, February 21 and March 21, 2015, 9:00-11:30 a.m.
  • Indoor Gardening Weekend

    Join the Arboretum for a weekend of indoor gardening fun! Saturday April 18 and Sunday April 19, 2015. Times vary.