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Chadwick Arboretum & Learning Gardens

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Events

Chadwick Arboretum & Learning Gardens host a variety of university, community, and industry events in our gardens. Many are open to the public while others are reserved for members of specific organizations.  Our calendar of events includes all events, while highlighting those that are open to the public. We hope you will join us for one of these events soon.      


  1. Volunteers

    Sep 29, 2022, 5:30pm - 8:00pm

     Chadwick Arboretum Volunteers:   It's time to celebrate you!

  2. Acer Griseum

    Oct 7, 2022, 10:00am - 12:00pm

    FULL: Tree University: A Hands-On Tree ID Workshop and Walk

  3. Fall Foliage

    Oct 16, 2022, 1:00pm - 4:00pm

    Have you ever visited Arboretum North? Chadwick Arboretum’s largest garden site includes a lake, picnic area, 1000 native trees, a “net zero” tiny house, and more. Join us for an open house tour of the area highlighting these features, along with apple cider warmed over a fire.  Bring your camera!

  4. Hypertufa Containers

    Oct 24, 2022 through Oct 25, 2022, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

    In this 2-part workshop, Allen Fabian, Chadwick Arboretum Volunteer, will teach you how to create beautiful hypertufa containers.  A planted trough can be a garden unto itself, highlighting a variety of textures, colors and heights. Each class participant should be able to make two containers from materials supplied. 

  5. Hypertufa Containers

    Oct 25, 2022 through Oct 26, 2022, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

    In this 2-part workshop, Allen Fabian, Chadwick Arboretum Volunteer, will teach you how to create beautiful hypertufa containers.  A planted trough can be a garden unto itself, highlighting a variety of textures, colors and heights. Each class participant should be able to make two containers from materials supplied. 

  6. Oct 28, 2022, 1:00pm - 4:00pm

    Every fall, Chadwick Arboretum teams up with the rest of campus to plant a lot of big trees in 3 hours. Then, the following Arbor Day, we dedicate those trees in honor of the wonderful people that will receive a "Chadwick Award" for Speaking for the Trees. 

  7. Dec 21, 2022, 4:00pm - 7:00pm

    Start your solstice celebration with a tour of the Chadwick Arboretum Conifer Collection before joining us for the annual Winter Solstice Labyrinth Walk!