young children gathered around table for StoryTime

StoryTime in the Library
Date: Every Thursday
Time: 10:30-11 a.m.
Location: Andersen Horticultural Library

Stories for the young and young-at-heart. Geared toward
toddlers and preschoolers.


'Bugs & Butterflies' Photo Exhibit
Date: 5/18/2014 - 7/20/2014
Time: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location: Oswald Visitor Center Restaurant Gallery

Bill Johnson's photos provide an upclose and personal look at beetles and bumblebees, butterflies, dragonflies, water bugs and more! (Notecards available in Gift Store.)  Exhibit open during Visitor Center hours.  (Note: Please note 10 a.m. Sunday opening)

Butterflies: Beauty in Flight
Butterflies: Beauty in Flight
Date: 5/18/2014 - 7/19/2014
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: Snyder Building Meyer-Deats Conservatory

Visitors to the Arboretum will have an opportunity to view the wonder of butterflies up-close and personal May 17 through Aug. 17.

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Public Walking Tours
Public Walking Tours
Date: 5/18/2014
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Oswald Visitor Center

Enjoy a free docent-led “Arboretum Seasonal Highlights” walking tour

10:30 a.m. Tuesday through Friday, 1 p.m. Saturday & Sunday through mid October

Free with gate admission

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'MN Bug Hunt' Author Booksigning
Date: 5/18/2014
Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Gift Store, Oswald Visitor Center

Photographer Bill Johnson and author Bruce Giebink will sign copies of "Minnesota Bug Hunt" and provide a fun demo!  This coincides with the May 18 opening of the "Bugs and Butterflies" exhibit, featuring Johnson's close-up images, in the Restaurant Gallery.