Nature Club: Finding Fall

Learn about the changes happening around your natural world as fall sets in. Take home an animal buddy you make from your adventure through the arboretum. 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...

Nature Club PLUS: Finding Fall

Learn about the changes happening around your natural world as fall sets in. Take home an animal buddy you make from your adventure through the arboretum. 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...

Cancelled: Trees as Herbs with Melissa Burdick

Join The Brenton Arboretum Director, Melissa Burdick for an in depth class on Trees as Herbs. This class will discuss traditional and modern uses of many common trees as culinary, medicinal, and cultural herbs. Registration is $5 for Members and $10 for Non-Members. Not a member? Click here to join: Become a Member

Cancelled due to lack of registration: Family Twilight Hike

This family-friendly excursion will take walkers of all ages on an educational sensory adventure and allow you to experience the Arboretum in a whole new light! This program is $5 per family for members and $15 per family for non-members. All ages welcome! Sorry, no pets. Meets at the Administration Building. Maximum of 15 families....

Founder’s Walk with Buz Brenton

Pavilion

What better way to celebrate our 25th anniversary than with a walk with founder Buz Brenton? You won't want to miss this opportunity to hear stories and learn about plans for the future of the Arboretum. Best for ages 16+, sorry no pets. Meet at the Pavilion. Members Free; Non-members $10 per person Pre-Registration required...

Cancelled: Back to Our Roots Series: Land Management

Join staff member Penny Perkins... to learn about how to shift from being a land owner to a land manager. Penny will talk about historical ecology, the water and nutrient cycle and importance of biological diversity. She will give options for you to enhance your landscape with accessible ways to manage water flow and nutrients....

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...