May 22, 2015
The Chadwick Arboretum & Learning Gardens Says Goodbye to Former Student Employees, and Welcomes New Employees.
Apr 26, 2015
With fair skies and a cool breeze, the event started with a welcome from Director, Mary Maloney. She welcomed the many emeriti professors, Chadwick Arboretum members, volunteers, and guests.
Jan 18, 2015
Our highly acclaimed Horticultural Therapy Garden was in the news recently. Read all about it in the Sunday, January 11, 2015 Columbus Dispatch.
Jan 5, 2015
Several college teams, including teams from The Ohio State University Chadwick Arboretum & Learning Gardens competed on January 8, 2015 in Arlington, TX to see which college could plant trees the fastest and the best. As the first place winner, Ohio State Chadwick Arboretum will receive a monetary prize and trees for our campus.
Dec 9, 2014
The November-December issue of the Ohio State Alumni Magazine recognizes the value of trees on our campus. Click "Trees contribute mightily to campus environment" and go to page 8 to read the entire article. The article, written by Beth Lindsmith with wonderful illustrations by Dennis Balogh describes the benefits of trees on campus and gives a compelling argument for 'owning' a tree on campus.
Nov 17, 2014
Thanks to Master Gardener and Horticultural Therapy Volunteer Linda Johnson, the Chadwick Horticultural Therapy Program has garnered state-wide attention. Linda nominated the program for recognition from the state Master Gardener association and it received two awards at the recent state conference. In competition with all Ohio counties having 75 or more Master Gardener volunteers, Horticultural Therapy was named the 2014 Environmental Initiative winner and the 2014 State Winner for Outstanding Master Gardener Volunteer Project.
Oct 28, 2014
Once again, we are pleased to offer our Special Holiday 2-for-1 membership promotion. A donation of $40 or more entitles you to TWO annual memberships to Chadwick Arboretum & Learning Gardens – a membership (or a one year extension) for yourself and a gift membership for you to give as a gift. Both of these are “+1” memberships, which entitles each member to bring a guest to member-only events.
Oct 27, 2014
Once again this year, Chadwick Arboretum will be serving up hot chocolate to everyone who joins us to celebrate the Winter Solstice with a candlelit Labyrinth Walk. Discover what walking a Labyrinth does for the body and mind on Thursday, December 18 from 5:30-7:00 pm, in our Lane Avenue Gardens.
Oct 7, 2014
On Friday, October 17, Ohio State horticulture professors and local horticulture and urban forestry professionals taught the basics of planting balled and burlapped, container, and seedling trees in a classroom setting in the Agricultural Administration Building. Following the classroom instruction, the class was given the opportunity for hands-on tree planting in the Chadwick Arboretum & Learning Gardens Arboretum North, located north of the Nationwide 4H Center at 2201 Fred Taylor Drive, Columbus, OH 43210.
Aug 31, 2014
Chadwick Arboretum is grateful for the generosity of a donor who has underwritten the final stages of the landscape and hardscape installation that surround the enCore House. The enCore House was installed at our Arboretum North site last Fall. The house was designed and built by students in architecture and engineering, to be part of the OSU overall mission to provide teaching, research, and outreach for the academic community. The enCore House provides insight and opportunities in the areas of energy, sustainability, and society.