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.

EVENT CALENDAR

'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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Nature in Glass: The Wonders of Craig Mitchell Smith
Nature in Glass: The Wonders of Craig Mitchell Smith
Date: 5/31/2014 - 9/10/2014
Time: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location: Arboretum Grounds

2014 summer exhibition of 32 unique glass sculptures in the gardens and collections.

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Seed Sowers Summer Children
Seed Sowers Summer Children's Garden Program
Date: 6/9/2014 - 8/11/2014
Time: 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: Learning Center

Each week the group will investigate a different garden mystery and make a tasty snack with produce from the garden! For 1st-4th Grade Grads.

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Highgrove Florilegium Botanical Art
Highgrove Florilegium Botanical Art
Date: 6/24/2014 - 9/1/2014
Time: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location: Oswald Visitor Center Reedy Gallery

A collection or watercolors painted by leading botanical artists from around the world, painted by invitation of Charles, Prince of Wales at his Highgrove residence in Gloucestershire.

30th Annual Auxiliary Private Garden Tours
30th Annual Auxiliary Private Garden Tours
Date: 7/15/2014 - 7/16/2014
Time: 8:45 AM
Location: Snyder Building

Travel by private, air-conditioned coach to view some of the Western suburb's most renowned gardens. Includes lunch. 8:45, 9:30 and 10:15 a.m. departures.

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Petals and Pollen Day Camp
Petals and Pollen Day Camp
Date: 7/15/2014 - 7/17/2014
Time: 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: Learning Center

For entering Kindergarten and Kindergarten Grads. Includes Wednesday & Thursday, July 16 & 17. Each day will include a planting project, a snack and nature play.

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Petals and Pollen Day Camp
Petals and Pollen Day Camp
Date: 7/15/2014 - 7/17/2014
Time: 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: Learning Center

For entering Kindergarten and Kindergarten Grads. Includes Wednesday & Thursday, July 16 & 17. Each day will include a planting project, a snack and nature play.

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Toast & Taste in the Gardens
Toast & Taste in the Gardens
Date: 7/16/2014
Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Arboretum Grounds

An annual fundraiser in celebration of fresh, local and "green" cuisine, along with ethnic specialties, regional wines and local brews.

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