Past Events

  1. Dec 18, 2019, 5:30pm - 7:00pm

    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.

  2. Dec 5, 2019 through Dec 8, 2019, 12:00am - 11:45pm

    All proceeds from the sale go to benefit Forestry Forum, a student organization at The Ohio State University, which gives out $2,000 in scholarships, as well as sponsors several educational and recreational activities for members throughout the year.

  3. Dec 4, 2019 through Dec 5, 2019, 7:00am - 6:00pm

    Pi Alpha Xi, the Floriculture & Horticulture Honor Society at Ohio State, is once again holding their annual poinsettia sale. Proceeds support the activities of this honor society. Join us for a huge selection of poinsettias, festive flowers, and arrangements that you won't find anywhere else.

  4. Nov 25, 2019 through Nov 26, 2019, 1:00pm - 7:00pm

    Thankgiving is fast approaching which means the annual turkey sale coming up! Pre-orders will be taken until November 13th. The turkeys are free-range, raised without antibiotics, and fed a vegetable diet.  Turkeys can be picked up in the Animal Science Building (2029 Fyffe Rd, Columbus, OH. 43210) outside of Room 117 Monday, November 25th from 1:00 pm- 7:00 pm and Tuesday, November 26th from 11:00 am-7:00 pm. Cash or check must be paid in full at the time of pickup. Please note that products are ordered by a weight range, so the price will vary with each individual product.

  5. Nov 13, 2019, 9:00am - 3:00pm

  6. Nov 4, 2019 through Dec 2, 2019, 12:00am - 11:45pm

    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 2020. 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 2020. This gift will also enable Chadwick Arboretum to begin the new year with many new and continuing Friends.  

  7. Oct 30, 2019, 9:00am - 3:00pm

  8. Oct 25, 2019, 1:00pm - 4:00pm

    Chadwick Arboretum and the OSU Tree Advisory Committee offer this hands-on native tree planting event to ensure our continued Tree Campus USA certification.  DATE:            Friday, October 25, 2019 TIME:            1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. LOCATION:    South side of the Ohio Union

  9. Oct 10, 2019, 9:00am - 3:00pm

  10. Sep 25, 2019 (All day)

    Plant Drop 2019 — Free Plants for OSU Students Chadwick Arboretum and Collegiate Plant Initiative have teamed up to provide a free plant to OSU students. This year the plant is Proven Winner® Lemon Coral® Sedum, the 2019 annual plant of the year. Proven Winners is arranging the donation and Four Star Greenhouse is growing and delivering the plants to OSU Chadwick Arboretum. DATE:             Wednesday, September 25, 2019 TIME:              1:00 p.m. until all plants are distributed