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Yoga in the Garden – Session 1 9:00 am
Yoga in the Garden – Session 1 @ Holden Arboretum
Jun 1 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Fridays, June 1 – July 13 (no class July 6) Hatha Yoga helps you be more centered and focused – breath work and cultivates flexibility, strength and deep relaxation. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a[...]
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Non-Adhesive Handmade Bookbinding 9:00 am
Non-Adhesive Handmade Bookbinding @ Holden Arboretum
Jun 2 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
In this three-hour afternoon workshop Mauersberger will guide you through learning basic bookbinding structure and stitches to make a nature journal. You will learn three staple structures: pamphlet stitch, long stitch, and origami folding. All[...]
Habitat Hut 10:00 am
Habitat Hut @ The Holden Arboretum
Jun 2 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Stop by the Habitat Hut each weekend for a guided experience of four habitats – prairie, stream, bog and woods – and learn why we should care for them.  There will be fun, hands-on activities[...]
Habitat Hut 11:00 am
Habitat Hut @ The Holden Arboretum
Jun 2 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Stop by the Habitat Hut each weekend for a guided experience of four habitats – prairie, stream, bog and woods – and learn why we should care for them.  There will be fun, hands-on activities[...]
Bouquets Wine Tasting 5:00 pm
Bouquets Wine Tasting @ The Holden Arboretum
Jun 2 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Advance reservations are required. Tickets go on sale April 16. Thousands of spring blooms become a picturesque backdrop for an evening of sampling a variety of international, domestic and regional wines accompanied by great food[...]
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Mindfulness in Nature 9:30 am
Mindfulness in Nature @ Holden Arboretum
Jun 3 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Three classes: June 3, 10 & 24 Take a break from the hectic pace of everyday life to experience the benefits of mindfulness in connection with the natural world! This three-week program will involve experiential[...]
Taiji (Tai Chi) in the Trees | 5 week session 10:00 am
Taiji (Tai Chi) in the Trees | 5 week session @ Holden Arboretum
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
5 Week Session – June 3 – July 8 (No class June 17) TaijiFit combines the best elements of fitness, meditation and the ancient martial art of Taiji (Tai Chi). Learn the secret of balancing[...]
Habitat Hut 1:00 pm
Habitat Hut @ The Holden Arboretum
Jun 3 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
Stop by the Habitat Hut each weekend for a guided experience of four habitats – prairie, stream, bog and woods – and learn why we should care for them.  There will be fun, hands-on activities[...]
Lantern Court Garden Tours 1:30 pm
Lantern Court Garden Tours @ Lantern Court
Jun 3 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Delight in the formal English borders, naturalized plantings, rock gardens and perennial beds. Pick up landscape design ideas for your home. Directions sent upon registration. your home. Directions sent upon registration.
Habitat Hut 2:00 pm
Habitat Hut @ The Holden Arboretum
Jun 3 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Stop by the Habitat Hut each weekend for a guided experience of four habitats – prairie, stream, bog and woods – and learn why we should care for them.  There will be fun, hands-on activities[...]
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Bole Woods Hike 7:00 pm
Bole Woods Hike @ Holden Arboretum
Jun 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Hike along the Bole Woods trail to view a variety of native trees and learn what makes this forest a National Natural Landmark.  This is a two-mile moderate hike. Wear shoes suitable for hiking.
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The Lazy Gardener Class: Tips and Tricks 6:00 pm
The Lazy Gardener Class: Tips and Tricks @ The Holden Arboretum
Jun 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Learn how to get maximum enjoyment from your garden with minimal work. Cole-Lang will teach you valuable tips and tricks about everything from automatic water systems to low maintenance plants.
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Eco Printing 10:00 am
Eco Printing @ Holden Arboretum
Jun 9 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
This is an introduction to contact dyeing using eco-printing concepts and color modifying techniques. With the Arboretum as inspiration we will collect leaves and plant material to print on naturally dyed silk. Participants will be[...]
Habitat Hut 10:00 am
Habitat Hut @ The Holden Arboretum
Jun 9 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Stop by the Habitat Hut each weekend for a guided experience of four habitats – prairie, stream, bog and woods – and learn why we should care for them.  There will be fun, hands-on activities[...]
Habitat Hut 11:00 am
Habitat Hut @ The Holden Arboretum
Jun 9 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Stop by the Habitat Hut each weekend for a guided experience of four habitats – prairie, stream, bog and woods – and learn why we should care for them.  There will be fun, hands-on activities[...]
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Home for the Summer: Songs of our Summer Resident Birds 8:00 am
Home for the Summer: Songs of our Summer Resident Birds @ Holden Arboretum
Jun 10 @ 8:00 am – 10:30 am
June is a good month for listening to the neotropical migrant songbirds that spend their summers with us! Males continue to sing during nesting season, and our year-round residents will still be singing as well.[...]
Habitat Hut 1:00 pm
Habitat Hut @ The Holden Arboretum
Jun 10 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
Stop by the Habitat Hut each weekend for a guided experience of four habitats – prairie, stream, bog and woods – and learn why we should care for them.  There will be fun, hands-on activities[...]
Habitat Hut 2:00 pm
Habitat Hut @ The Holden Arboretum
Jun 10 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Stop by the Habitat Hut each weekend for a guided experience of four habitats – prairie, stream, bog and woods – and learn why we should care for them.  There will be fun, hands-on activities[...]
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Unique Insights Into the Impacts of Climate Change, Land Management, and Biodiversity Loss from Decadal-Scale Experiments in North American Ecosystems 7:00 pm
Unique Insights Into the Impacts of Climate Change, Land Management, and Biodiversity Loss from Decadal-Scale Experiments in North American Ecosystems @ The Holden Arboretum
Jun 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Many ecological processes operate on timescales of years to decades, making it difficult for short-term studies to accurately forecast the effects of environmental change on ecosystem structure and function. In this talk, Mueller will use[...]
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Habitat Hut 10:00 am
Habitat Hut @ The Holden Arboretum
Jun 16 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Stop by the Habitat Hut each weekend for a guided experience of four habitats – prairie, stream, bog and woods – and learn why we should care for them.  There will be fun, hands-on activities[...]
Habitat Hut 11:00 am
Habitat Hut @ The Holden Arboretum
Jun 16 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Stop by the Habitat Hut each weekend for a guided experience of four habitats – prairie, stream, bog and woods – and learn why we should care for them.  There will be fun, hands-on activities[...]
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Woodland 5K 7:30 am
Woodland 5K @ The Holden Arboretum
Jun 17 @ 7:30 am
Challenge yourself on the Arboretum’s trails during our annual 5K. First 250 registrants receive a free race t-shirt.  An awards ceremony will follow the race. Registration fee includes complimentary admission to the Arboretum for the[...]
National Pollinator Week Celebration 12:00 pm
National Pollinator Week Celebration @ The Holden Arboretum
Jun 17 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
In honor of National Pollinator Week, come by the Corning Visitor Center and enjoy crafts, games and garden tours. Learn about pollinators and why we need to protect them.
Habitat Hut 1:00 pm
Habitat Hut @ The Holden Arboretum
Jun 17 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
Stop by the Habitat Hut each weekend for a guided experience of four habitats – prairie, stream, bog and woods – and learn why we should care for them.  There will be fun, hands-on activities[...]
Habitat Hut 2:00 pm
Habitat Hut @ The Holden Arboretum
Jun 17 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Stop by the Habitat Hut each weekend for a guided experience of four habitats – prairie, stream, bog and woods – and learn why we should care for them.  There will be fun, hands-on activities[...]
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Sounds of Summer Concert 7:00 pm
Sounds of Summer Concert @ Holden Arboretum
Jun 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Join us for our popular garden concert series and enjoy the music of great local bands surrounded by the beauty of the Arboretum. Seating is on the lawn, so bring a blanket or lawn chair.[...]
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Mini Bee Blitz 1:00 pm
Mini Bee Blitz @ The Holden Arboretum
Jun 21 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join fellow pollinator enthusiasts for a free mini Bee Blitz. In celebration of National Pollinators Week, we’ll gather at the amphitheater outside the visitor center, then head off to observe bees and other pollinators in[...]
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Night Hike and S’mores 8:30 pm
Night Hike and S’mores @ Holden Arboretum
Jun 22 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Experience the Arboretum like never before. Explore the fields, forests and ponds, while listening for the special night sounds of owls, coyotes and choruses of frogs. Afterward, relax around a campfire with hot chocolate and[...]
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Habitat Hut 10:00 am
Habitat Hut @ The Holden Arboretum
Jun 23 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Stop by the Habitat Hut each weekend for a guided experience of four habitats – prairie, stream, bog and woods – and learn why we should care for them.  There will be fun, hands-on activities[...]
Rain Barrel Workshop 10:00 am
Rain Barrel Workshop @ Holden Arboretum
Jun 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Rain barrels are a real solution to water pollution. They reduce runoff, which helps protect our rivers, streams and ultimately Lake Erie from pollution. Reduce Water Waste Rain barrels reserve water for when you need it, so you[...]
Watercolor Pencil Workshop 10:30 am
Watercolor Pencil Workshop @ Holden Arboretum
Jun 23 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
Use the Arboretum as your inspiration!  Interested in composing watercolor art with a variety of techniques and the best new brands of watercolor pencils and paint on the market? This class is appropriate for beginner[...]
Habitat Hut 11:00 am
Habitat Hut @ The Holden Arboretum
Jun 23 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Stop by the Habitat Hut each weekend for a guided experience of four habitats – prairie, stream, bog and woods – and learn why we should care for them.  There will be fun, hands-on activities[...]
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The South Side of Stebbins Gulch 9:00 am
The South Side of Stebbins Gulch @ At Site
Jun 24 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Discover spectacular the old-growth beech forests and hidden hemlock ravines of Holden’s 800-acre south Stebbins Gulch property. One of the Arboretum’s closed properties, the area is  devoted primarily to research. We’ll spend the morning searching[...]
Habitat Hut 1:00 pm
Habitat Hut @ The Holden Arboretum
Jun 24 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
Stop by the Habitat Hut each weekend for a guided experience of four habitats – prairie, stream, bog and woods – and learn why we should care for them.  There will be fun, hands-on activities[...]
Stebbins Gulch: A Hike Through Geologic History 1:00 pm
Stebbins Gulch: A Hike Through Geologic History @ The Holden Arboretum
Jun 24 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Follow the streambed as it cuts through bedrock dating back millions of years. Explore the geology and plant communities resulting from this special environment. This rigorous hike requires a good degree of physical fitness. Proper[...]
Habitat Hut 2:00 pm
Habitat Hut @ The Holden Arboretum
Jun 24 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Stop by the Habitat Hut each weekend for a guided experience of four habitats – prairie, stream, bog and woods – and learn why we should care for them.  There will be fun, hands-on activities[...]
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Sounds of Summer Concert 7:00 pm
Sounds of Summer Concert @ Holden Arboretum
Jun 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Join us for our popular garden concert series and enjoy the music of great local bands surrounded by the beauty of the Arboretum. Seating is on the lawn, so bring a blanket or lawn chair.[...]
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Composting Innovation 10:00 am
Composting Innovation @ Holden Arboretum
Jun 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Learn about composting and soil ecology from the Rust Belt Riders. This workshop is designed to create awareness about food waste while also providing a practical alternative to landfills for all your household food waste.
Habitat Hut 10:00 am
Habitat Hut @ The Holden Arboretum
Jun 30 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Stop by the Habitat Hut each weekend for a guided experience of four habitats – prairie, stream, bog and woods – and learn why we should care for them.  There will be fun, hands-on activities[...]
Habitat Hut 11:00 am
Habitat Hut @ The Holden Arboretum
Jun 30 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Stop by the Habitat Hut each weekend for a guided experience of four habitats – prairie, stream, bog and woods – and learn why we should care for them.  There will be fun, hands-on activities[...]