Exploring Rockford’s Roots

Exploring Rockford’s Roots

Sunday, October 27, 2013 Klehm Hours 9am-4pm Klehm Arboretum has partnered with SWIFTT,Tinker Swiss Cottage Museum and Gardens, the Ethnic Heritage Museum and seven eateries in southwest Rockford for the community to “Explore Rockford’s Roots.” Admission is free to...
Extended Hours

Extended Hours

The sun is shining brighter and longer, that means you will need more time to explore Rockford’s 155 acre “living museum”.  The grounds will have extended hours of operation from May through September, and will be open from 9am to 8pm daily.
Hiking for Hounds – The Costume Contest

Hiking for Hounds – The Costume Contest

Sunday, October 13, 2013 10am – 2pm | Contest at 1pm Bring your costumed canine friends to spend a day enjoying and exploring our entire 155 acres of gardens and grounds. We have picnic sites and Coley’s Cooler will be on hand serving hot dogs. At 1pm that day,...
Autumn at the Arboretum

Autumn at the Arboretum

Sunday, October 4 | 9am – 4pm Admission is Free all Day Discover the beauty of autumn at Klehm’s annual fall festival. 155 acres of family-friendly enjoyment: Horse-drawn wagon rides, Billy the Balloon Guy (9am-2pm), Pickles the Clown (11am-3pm), face painting,...
Help Klehm Meet the Grant Challenge

Help Klehm Meet the Grant Challenge

Securing Klehm’s Financial Future Raising Funds for the Bur Oak Endowment with the Carroll H. Starr Endowment Challenge Grant In 2013 the Klehm Arboretum Foundation (KAF) was chosen to participate in the Carroll H. Starr Endowment Challenge Grant through the Community...