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Chadwick Arboretum & Learning Gardens

College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences


Winter Solstice Labyrinth Walk and Conifer Tour

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

Walking the candlelit labyrinth in Chadwick Arboretum & Learning Gardens is a peaceful way to welcome winter. We will have an open fire, roasted chestnuts, and hot cocoa to warm you inside and out. 

Program Details:

4:00 p.m.: Meet under the Trellis Entrance to the Lane Ave. Gardens for a 30-minute guided walk of our Conifer Collection with Joe Stewart, Master Gardener Volunteer and Lead Volunteer of the Lane Ave. Gardens. 

5:00 p.m.: Pam Bennett, Chadwick Arboretum Interim Program Director, will give a brief overview of the labyrinth.

5:15: - 7:00: Enjoy the labyrinth, hot cocoa, and roasted chestnuts!  

Note: While this event is free, parking in a nearby parking lot is about $2.25/hour, payable with credit card.

This event will cancel in the event of heavy rain/bad weather, please check our website for cancellation updates. 

 Conifers covered in snowTrellis Entrance