Oak and Us – William Bryant Logan

Oak and Us – William Bryant Logan

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017                                                                 7:00pm – 8:30pm We admire oaks for their strength, their size and their age, but we should also admire them for their flexibility and persistence, and for the fact that...
Neighborhood Naturalist Program

Neighborhood Naturalist Program

Saturday, July 23, 2016 9:00am – 12:00pm This course strives to expose participants to nature in its urban forms and to provide guidance on identifying local plants and animals while encouraging the development of more natural spaces, working with nature in our...
Wood Song Concert: The Zac Matthews Band

Wood Song Concert: The Zac Matthews Band

Sunday, July 17, 2016 Gates open at 4pm, concert at 6pm Zac recently received the title of 2014’s “Texaco Country Showdown’s Best New Male Act in Country Music” at The Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tennesee. In 2014 Zac Matthews was named Best...
RAM Workshop – Art in Bloom

RAM Workshop – Art in Bloom

Saturday, June 25, 2016 10:30am – 12:00pm “CREATE FLORAL ARRANGEMENTS + DÉCOR FROM YOUR OWN BACKYARD” WORKSHOP WITH JIM WOJTOWICZ Klehm Landscape Architect Jim Wojtowicz (“voy-TOE-vitch”) shows how to use natural materials found in your own backyard...
Down Peony Lane with Roy Klehm

Down Peony Lane with Roy Klehm

Wednesday, June 1, 2016 6:30pm Roy will cover all gardening aspects of Woody and Herbaceous Peonies and also the Intersectionals {Itohs}. Roy and his brothers Arnold and Carl Jr. {Chuck} donated their Rockford Nursery ground (Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden) in...
Museums for Moms

Museums for Moms

Sunday, May 8, 2016 9:00am – 4:00pm Wondering what to get mom for Mother’s Day? Celebrate Mother’s Day with free admission for all mothers and grandmothers at five area museums! Pick up a passport at one museum, then visit three more museums and be entered in a...