Cancelled: Fall Bird Walk

Walk the Arboretum edges, woods, and fields in search of spring birds! We'll learn about migrants and year-round resident birds with local birding enthusiast John Bissell. No prior birding experience is necessary. Be sure to dress for the weather and bring your binoculars! Members $5 per personNon-members $15 per personSuggested for ages 12+, sorry no...

Nature Club PLUS: Animal Adaptations

Investigate how animals adapt to their surroundings by examining how bison have done so. Nature Club PLUS is best suited to children 6-11. For younger learners age 2-5, check out our original Nature Club program! We are now experimenting with a pilot program to provide teenagers the choice to participate in autonomous learning alongside both...

Nature Club: Animal Adaptations

Investigate how animals adapt to their surroundings by examining how bison have done so. Nature Club is best suited to ages 2-5. For older students, check out our Nature Club PLUS program! We are now experimenting with a pilot program to provide teenagers the choice to participate in autonomous learning alongside both of the younger...

Nature Club PLUS: Feathered Friends

Come on a journey through the arboretum and learn how Mother Nature nourishes her feathered friends. Nature Club PLUS is best suited to children 6-11. For younger learners age 2-5, check out our original Nature Club program! We are now experimenting with a pilot program to provide teenagers the choice to participate in autonomous learning...

Nature Club: Feathered Friends

Come on a journey through the arboretum and learn how Mother Nature nourishes her feathered friends. Nature Club is best suited to ages 2-5. For older students, check out our Nature Club PLUS program! We are now experimenting with a pilot program to provide teenagers the choice to participate in autonomous learning alongside both of...

Spooktacular Trees Halloween Drive-Through

Before you fill your bags with candy, fill your travel mugs with cider and come out to the Arboretum for a Halloween drive. During this daytime drive-through event you'll creep through the Spooktacular trees to view delightfully spooky scenes crafted by local businesses, clubs, and organizations with scenic fall vistas in between. All guests must...

Nature Club PLUS: Bare Branches

Do you know how trees have adapted to survive cold winters? Come learn with us! Nature Club PLUS is best suited to children 6-11. For younger learners age 2-5, check out our original Nature Club program! We are now experimenting with a pilot program to provide teenagers the choice to participate in autonomous learning alongside...

Nature Club: Bare Branches

Do you know how trees have adapted to survive cold winters? Come learn with us! Nature Club is best suited to ages 2-5. For older students, check out our Nature Club PLUS program! We are now experimenting with a pilot program to provide teenagers the choice to participate in autonomous learning alongside both of the...

Postponed: Back to Our Roots Series: Right Tree, Right Place

Join Lee Goldsmith, owner of Native Legacy Tree & Perennial Nursery LLC to learn how to make wise decisions when choosing a tree for your landscape. Lee has been in the horticultural world her entire career, spending the past ten years as a nurseryman. In this class you'll discover that selecting a tree is a...

Nature Club PLUS: Thankful for Trees

Together, let's celebrate trees and the products they produce. Nature Club PLUS is best suited to children 6-11. For younger learners age 2-5, check out our original Nature Club program! We are now experimenting with a pilot program to provide teenagers the choice to participate in autonomous learning alongside both of the younger age groups....

Nature Club: Thankful for Trees

Together, let's celebrate trees and the products they produce. Nature Club is best suited to ages 2-5. For older students, check out our Nature Club PLUS program! We are now experimenting with a pilot program to provide teenagers the choice to participate in autonomous learning alongside both of the younger age groups. Both programs take...

Postponed Due to Lack of Registration: Family Insect Safari

Join us on an early out Wednesday for DC-G schools with retired teacher Bob Hall for a hands on Family Insect Safari. This program will offer you fun indoor activities and with weather permitting some outdoor fun. We'll talk about insects we can find at the arboretum, how they benefit plants and trees as well...