Nature Club: Sensing Nature

Nature Club takes place on the 2nd Friday of every month, unless otherwise noted. This program offers your youngest explorers a thematic sensory discovery with a simple lesson and an...

Family Twilight Night Hike

Join us for a late evening hike to enjoy the sunset and twilight hour so you can experience the Arboretum in a whole new light! This family-friendly excursion will teach...

Fall Home School Day

Our many trails, ponds, streams, trees, and prairies make the Arboretum one of the best outdoor classrooms in central Iowa. At our open house for home school families, you'll find...

Nature Club: Collecting Nature

Nature Club takes place on the 2nd Friday of every month, unless otherwise noted. This program offers your youngest explorers a thematic sensory discovery with a simple lesson and an...

Nature Club: Nature Numbers

Nature Club takes place on the 2nd Friday of every month, unless otherwise noted. This program offers your youngest explorers a thematic sensory discovery with a simple lesson and an...

Timber, Tales, & Twilight

Family friendly spooky evening. Costumes encouraged. More details pending. Register for Friday, October 16 here: Register for Saturday, October 17 here:

Timber, Tales, & Twilight

Family friendly spooky evening. Costumes encouraged. More details pending. Register for Friday, October 16 here: Register for Saturday, October 17 here:

Nature Club: Thankful for Nature

Nature Club takes place on the 2nd Friday of every month, unless otherwise noted. This program offers your youngest explorers a thematic sensory discovery with a simple lesson and an...