Past Events

  1. Jul 22, 2018, 1:00pm - 4:00pm

    Don’t miss the Chadwick Arboretum Open House. Bring your family and friends. It’s the best nature immersion of the summer! Free and ALL are welcome- This event includes:

  2. Jun 16, 2018, 7:30am - 11:30am

    Following Chadwick Arboretum’s very successful Spring Plant Sale & Auction, I happen to know that there are approximately 14,000 plastic pots, cell packs, and trays out there that need to be recycled or re-used. There are many materials in our community that can be recycled and kept out of our general trash collection. Join us to reduce this waste and help our planet.  

  3. May 10, 2018 through May 12, 2018, 8:00am - 3:00pm

    Plant Sale & Auction Fundraiser Many Student Groups and Vendors offering: •new and unusual perennials and annuals •Herbs •Heirloom and Organic Vegetables •Colorful hanging baskets •Native plants •Unusual and dwarf conifers •Tools •Rain garden plants •Garden art •Stone carvings •Jewelry •Food Truck •and more.

  4. Apr 28, 2018, 9:00am - 3:00pm

    A Bug’s Life in the City: The Often Unseen Biodiversity that Surrounds Us and Why It Matters   April 28, 2018 Kottman Hall OSU Columbus Campus The Gardiner Lab studies vacant land as a conservation habitat for arthropods. Participants will learn of our research findings and view the rich fauna found within vacant lots. Attendees will also learn about the Ohio Bee Atlas and how to participate in bee citizen science programs.

  5. Apr 27, 2018 (All day)

    Celebrating Trees and Those Who Plant and Nurture Trees! Save the date to join the Ohio State University Chadwick Arboretum & Learning Gardens as we celebrate Arbor Day on Friday, April 27th, 10am

  6. Apr 5, 2018, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

    Join local “Garden Sage”, Deb Knapke to learn how to grow your own cocktail garden & raise funds for Chadwick Arboretum. Fresh, aromatic herbs in your tea or cocktails are a wonderful addition to your yard garden or business!   Each guest will receive a growing guide, free Plant & seeds, recipes and learn from Deb how to grow your cocktail garden this season! We’ll also have delicious herbal mocktails and savory & sweet desserts.   There will be an open cash bar, with Happy Hour Pricing for alcoholic drinks.  

  7. Mar 23, 2018, 3:00pm - 6:00pm

    Don't miss this annual favorite here at Chadwick Arboretum to stock up on some cool season flowers and vegetables!   All proceeds benefit the students, gardens, and programs of the Cultivar Trial Gardens and Chadwick Arboretum & Learning Gardens.   Lettuce and Kale: $3.00 per cell pack (4/cell pack): Arugula Bellezia, Green and Freckles Lettuce Toscano, Red Russian, and Lacinato Kale Flowers: $2.50 each (3” pot): Sweet Alyssum, Phlox, Lobelia, Bacopa, Diascia, Nemesia, Pansy, Dianthus, Snapdragon, and Violas

  8. Dec 14, 2017, 5:30pm - 7:00pm

    Winter Solstice Labyrinth Walk Walking the candlelit labyrinth in Chadwick Arboretum & Learning Gardens is a peaceful way to welcome winter. We hope you can join us for this much loved, yearly event.

  9. Nov 29, 2017 through Nov 30, 2017, 7:00am - 7:00pm

    Pi Alpha Xi (PAX) Poinsettia Sale Join us for a huge selection of Pointsettias, festive flowers and arrangements that you won't find anywhere else. This sale is sponsored by Pi Alpha Xi, The Floriculture & Horticulture Honor Society at Ohio State. Proceeds support the activities of this honor society.

  10. Nov 1, 2017 through Dec 4, 2017, 8:00am - 12:00am

    Your renewal or purchase of a new membership will make it possible for you to enjoy all of the benefits of membership listed below. Of course, you will also enjoy your many visits to the gardens in 2018. We are offering you the opportunity to give the gift to a family member, friend, or colleague. Imagine the fun you will have introducing the gardens to someone new during 2018. This gift will also enable Chadwick Arboretum to begin the new year with many new and continuing Friends.