Opening Reception for David Rogers’ Big Bugs

Friday, June 9th, 2023

Presented by Lana M. Engen, Aspire Financial Group, a private wealth advisory practice of Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc., this special event being held from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Friday, June 9th in Klehm’s outdoor tented Garden Pavilion will capture the imagination and spirit of spring during this magical time of year.

Guests will have the opportunity to engage with artist David Rogers, who will be in attendance as a special guest, and will also enjoy appetizers provided by Franchesco’s Ristorante, a cash bar, and the smooth musical stylings of the Tony Vecchio Quartet.

Guests will also have the opportunity to join family and friends for rolling guided tours aboard the Klehm Express 12-Person Shuttle to view all 10 unique, one-of-a-kind sculptures found throughout Klehm’s beautiful landscapes and gardens .

In the event of inclement weather, this event will be held in the Gallery of the Visitors Center of Klehm Arboretum, where additional exhibit sculptures and related content will be on full display for viewing and interaction.


June 9, 2023 | 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

$60 per individual

Held in the Garden Pavilion at Klehm

Appetizers by Franchesco’s Ristorante

Cash Bar

Music by Tony Vecchio Quartet

Rolling tours of exhibit aboard the Klehm Express

Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden
2715 S. Main St.
Rockford, IL 61102

1 (815) 965-8146

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