Illinois Birds: A Century of Change

Illinois Birds: A Century of Change

Saturday, April 30, 2011 – 1pm Dr. Jeff Walk, Director of Science for the Illinois Chapter of The Nature Conservancy recently published findings from the oldest bird survey in North America in the book, Illinois Birds: A Century of Change.  He earned his Ph.D....
Arbor Day Celebration

Arbor Day Celebration

10am Join Conklin School students for a ceremonial tree planting to honor Arbor Day. Learn the history behind this very special day. Gather in front of Klehm for 10am program. Seating provided. FREE! Did you know that Arbor Day was founded in the United States in...
Klehm Annual Meeting

Klehm Annual Meeting

5:30pm Learn about the exciting new projects underway at Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden. Meet the staff and board of directors. Learn why you should become a member of our Garden family. Light refreshments served. Please RSVP to (815) 965-8146. FREE!...
Klehm Launches New Shuttle

Klehm Launches New Shuttle

Please join Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden as we launch our new shuttle, The Klehm Express.   Wednesday, April 20th, 2011 – 10am   We hope you join us as we debut the new electric passenger shuttle, the Klehm Express, in our Fountain Garden....
Lotsa Hostas!

Lotsa Hostas!

Saturday, April 16, 2011 – 9am – 10:30am Dave Wanninger, chief horticulturalist at Beaver Creek Nursery will teach you the right cultural techniques to grow the finest hostas in your neighborhood. Many hostas require shade but some like some sun to perfect their...