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Members Pancake Dinner 5:30 pm
Members Pancake Dinner @ The Holden Arboretum
Apr 6 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This year’s dinner menu will feature all the traditional pancake breakfast fare, plus baby green salad with fresh strawberries and blueberries drizzled with poppyseed dressing, penne pasta with agliolio and roasted Mediterranean vegetables, spinach and[...]
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Pancake Breakfast and Spring Hikes 9:00 am
Pancake Breakfast and Spring Hikes @ The Holden Arboretum
Apr 7 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Seatings at 9am, 9:45am, 10:30am, 11:15am and Noon. This year’s breakfast menu includes unlimited multigrain, blueberry, regular, gluten-free and new this year, chocolate chip pancakes; as well as vegetarian and traditional sausage; roasted red skin potatoes; fresh fruit salad; and[...]
Lantern Court Garden Tours 1:30 pm
Lantern Court Garden Tours @ The Holden Arboretum
Apr 7 @ 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.
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Pancake Breakfast and Spring Hikes 9:00 am
Pancake Breakfast and Spring Hikes @ The Holden Arboretum
Apr 8 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Seatings at 9am, 9:45am, 10:30am, 11:15am and Noon. This year’s breakfast menu includes unlimited multigrain, blueberry, regular, gluten-free and new this year, chocolate chip pancakes; as well as vegetarian and traditional sausage; roasted red skin potatoes; fresh fruit salad; and[...]
Island Exploration! 1:00 pm
Island Exploration!
Apr 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Did you know the Arboretum has an island? Join us as we explore the island on Corning Lake, build a shelter and maybe even find some buried treasure. Ages 6 and up, one adult per[...]
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Wine and Cheese Night Hike 7:00 pm
Wine and Cheese Night Hike @ Holden Arboretum
Apr 13 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Enjoy the Arboretum’s sights and sounds and learn about the night time forest ecosystem. Afterwards relax with food and drink. Wear sturdy shoes, this hike goes no matter the weather.
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Singing Their Way North 8:30 am
Singing Their Way North @ The Holden Arboretum
Apr 14 @ 8:30 am – 11:00 am
Listen and learn about early spring migrants that come here to nest or are simply passing through in mid-April – way before the big avian rush of late April through mid-May. This includes birds such[...]
Pollinator Hotel Workshop 9:00 am
Pollinator Hotel Workshop @ The Holden Arboretum
Apr 14 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Sold Out! Did you know bee populations are in decline in North America? You can help! Learn how to attract pollinators to your very own bee hotel created by using reuse materials! Bee hotels offer[...]
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Audubon Bird Walks 7:30 am
Audubon Bird Walks @ Warren H. Corning Visitor Center
Apr 15 @ 7:30 am – 10:30 am
Held in conjunction with the Cleveland Audubon Society and other organizations. Bring binoculars and a field guide.
Spring Tree ID 10:00 am
Spring Tree ID @ The Holden Arboretum
Apr 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Get outside and learn to identify trees by the details: bark, buds, leaves and tree form. Class will start with an overview of identification terminology and practice outside in the field.
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Yoga in The Garden -Session 2 9:00 am
Yoga in The Garden -Session 2 @ Thayer Center
Apr 17 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Tuesdays, April 17 – May 22 Hatha Yoga helps you be more centered and focused – breath work and cultivates flexibility, strength and deep relaxation. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a mat and pillow. All[...]
Gentle Chair Yoga – Session 2 11:00 am
Gentle Chair Yoga – Session 2 @ Thayer Center
Apr 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Tuesdays, April 17 – May 22 Learn traditional yoga poses with the support of a chair. Breathing and relaxation techniques, flexibility, strength and balance will be taught. Great for seniors. Wear loose clothing.
Yoga in The Garden – Session 2 5:30 pm
Yoga in The Garden – Session 2 @ Thayer Center
Apr 17 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Tuesdays, April 17 – May 22 Hatha Yoga helps you be more centered and focused – breath work and cultivates flexibility, strength and deep relaxation. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a mat and pillow. All[...]
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Yoga in the Garden – Session 2 9:00 am
Yoga in the Garden – Session 2 @ Thayer Center
Apr 20 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Fridays, April 20 – May 25 Hatha Yoga helps you be more centered and focused – breath work and cultivates flexibility, strength and deep relaxation. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a mat and pillow. All[...]
Night Hike and S’mores 8:00 pm
Night Hike and S’mores @ Holden Arboretum
Apr 20 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 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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The Basics of Growing Roses 1:00 pm
The Basics of Growing Roses @ The Holden Arboretum
Apr 21 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
The new rose garden of Lantern Court is in its fourth season. Explore the garden with Schrader and discover how to successfully grow the hardier roses and how to manage black spot and damaging insects.[...]
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Audubon Bird Walks 7:30 am
Audubon Bird Walks @ Warren H. Corning Visitor Center
Apr 22 @ 7:30 am – 10:30 am
Held in conjunction with the Cleveland Audubon Society and other organizations. Bring binoculars and a field guide.
Taiji (Tai Chi) in the Trees | 5 week session 10:00 am
Taiji (Tai Chi) in the Trees | 5 week session
Apr 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
5 Week Session – April 22 – May 27 TaijiFit combines the best elements of fitness, meditation and the ancient martial art of Taiji (Tai Chi). Learn the secret of balancing yin and yang –[...]
Stebbins Gulch: A Hike Through Geologic History 1:00 pm
Stebbins Gulch: A Hike Through Geologic History @ The Holden Arboretum
Apr 22 @ 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[...]
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Arbor Day
Arbor Day @ Corning Visitor Center grounds
Apr 27 all-day
Arbor Day @ Corning Visitor Center grounds
This year’s Arbor Day Celebration will be a single day event on Friday, April 27.   Arbor Day is the annual observance that celebrates the role of trees in our lives and promotes tree planting and[...]
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Tree Planting: Best Practices 9:30 am
Tree Planting: Best Practices @ The Holden Arboretum
Apr 28 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Discover how to successfully plant and establish trees. Topics include trimming, tree selection, site preparation, planting methods, root development and aftercare. Part of the class will be spent outside demonstrating tree planting.
Spring Watercolor Workshop 10:30 am
Spring Watercolor Workshop @ Holden Arboretum
Apr 28 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
Spring has sprung! Capture the beauty of spring flowers with watercolor pencils. We will achieve the look of watercolor with the ease of drawing.  A wide variety of materials will be provided.  All levels of[...]
Knee Deep in Trillium 1:00 pm
Knee Deep in Trillium @ The Holden Arboretum
Apr 28 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
White and red trilliums, black and white warblers, bluebells and bluebirds are all part of a spring morning at Eagle Creek State Nature Preserve near Garrettsville. Walk the narrow trails past the beaver marsh, through[...]
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Audubon Bird Walks 7:30 am
Audubon Bird Walks @ Warren H. Corning Visitor Center
Apr 29 @ 7:30 am – 10:30 am
Held in conjunction with the Cleveland Audubon Society and other organizations. Bring binoculars and a field guide.
Family Yoga Hike 2:00 pm
Family Yoga Hike @ Holden Arboretum
Apr 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Love hiking and yoga? Use the woods and the beauty of the Arboretum as your inspiration for poses. Awaken your flow and enjoy a refreshing outdoor practice.
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