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Tram Tours 1:00 pm
Tram Tours
Sep 1 @ 1:00 pm
Explore the central gardens with an experienced Holden guide. Tours are generally about an hour long and touch on key plants in the garden, including seasonal highlights; as well as the Arboretum’s history.  Perfect for[...]
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Open Huts at the Habitat Hut 10:00 am
Open Huts at the Habitat Hut @ Habitat Hut at Holden Arboretum
Sep 2 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
To introduce this new family space, we are holding Open Huts on Tuesdays, Saturdays and Sundays from 10am-4pm. Families will get a guided experience Sundays from 10am-4pm. Families will get a guided experience of all[...]
Tram Tours 10:00 am
Tram Tours
Sep 2 @ 10:00 am
Explore the central gardens with an experienced Holden guide. Tours are generally about an hour long and touch on key plants in the garden, including seasonal highlights; as well as the Arboretum’s history.  Perfect for[...]
Highlights Walking Tours 2:00 pm
Highlights Walking Tours @ Warren H. Corning Visitor Center
Sep 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Enjoy the gardens and trails while learning the Arboretum’s history, programming and featured areas. Get to know the arboretum or see it again in a new light.
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Open Huts at the Habitat Hut 10:00 am
Open Huts at the Habitat Hut @ Habitat Hut at Holden Arboretum
Sep 3 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
To introduce this new family space, we are holding Open Huts on Tuesdays, Saturdays and Sundays from 10am-4pm. Families will get a guided experience Sundays from 10am-4pm. Families will get a guided experience of all[...]
Tram Tours 1:00 pm
Tram Tours
Sep 3 @ 1:00 pm
Explore the central gardens with an experienced Holden guide. Tours are generally about an hour long and touch on key plants in the garden, including seasonal highlights; as well as the Arboretum’s history.  Perfect for[...]
Highlights Walking Tours 2:00 pm
Highlights Walking Tours @ Warren H. Corning Visitor Center
Sep 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Enjoy the gardens and trails while learning the Arboretum’s history, programming and featured areas. Get to know the arboretum or see it again in a new light.
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Yoga in The Garden -Session 1 9:00 am
Yoga in The Garden -Session 1 @ Thayer Center
Sep 5 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Tuesdays, September 5 – October 10
Open Huts at the Habitat Hut 10:00 am
Open Huts at the Habitat Hut @ Habitat Hut at Holden Arboretum
Sep 5 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
To introduce this new family space, we are holding Open Huts on Tuesdays, Saturdays and Sundays from 10am-4pm. Families will get a guided experience Sundays from 10am-4pm. Families will get a guided experience of all[...]
Tram Tours 10:00 am
Tram Tours
Sep 5 @ 10:00 am
Explore the central gardens with an experienced Holden guide. Tours are generally about an hour long and touch on key plants in the garden, including seasonal highlights; as well as the Arboretum’s history.  Perfect for[...]
Gentle Chair Yoga – Session 1 11:00 am
Gentle Chair Yoga – Session 1 @ Thayer Center
Sep 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Tuesdays, September 5 – October 10
Yoga in The Garden – Session 1 5:30 pm
Yoga in The Garden – Session 1 @ Thayer Center
Sep 5 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Tuesdays, September 5 – October 10
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Tram Tours 1:00 pm
Tram Tours
Sep 6 @ 1:00 pm
Explore the central gardens with an experienced Holden guide. Tours are generally about an hour long and touch on key plants in the garden, including seasonal highlights; as well as the Arboretum’s history.  Perfect for[...]
Cover Crops for Clean Water 6:30 pm
Cover Crops for Clean Water @ Warren H. Corning Visitor Center
Sep 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Cover crops are great for the urban and suburban dweller. Discover their benefits as well as how to use cover crops in a small scale setting such as vegetable gardens, between rows during the growing[...]
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Drawing in Nature: Monochrome and Color 11:00 am
Drawing in Nature: Monochrome and Color @ Warren H. Corning Visitor Center
Sep 7 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
See light as contrasting shape, while adding structure and detail with line, tone and color during this six-week series. Spend the first three sessions working with vine charcoal before moving on to soft and hard[...]
Tram Tours 1:00 pm
Tram Tours
Sep 7 @ 1:00 pm
Explore the central gardens with an experienced Holden guide. Tours are generally about an hour long and touch on key plants in the garden, including seasonal highlights; as well as the Arboretum’s history.  Perfect for[...]
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Yoga in the Garden – Session 1 9:00 am
Yoga in the Garden – Session 1 @ Thayer Center
Sep 8 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Fridays, September 8 – October 13
Tram Tours 1:00 pm
Tram Tours
Sep 8 @ 1:00 pm
Explore the central gardens with an experienced Holden guide. Tours are generally about an hour long and touch on key plants in the garden, including seasonal highlights; as well as the Arboretum’s history.  Perfect for[...]
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Propagating Wildflowers 9:30 am
Propagating Wildflowers @ Long Science Center
Sep 9 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Come learn how to propagate wildflowers! We will begin this class in the Holden Wildflower Garden, discussing proper plant collecting techniques, collecting seeds and taking vegetative cuttings. Then we will head over to the Long[...]
Open Huts at the Habitat Hut 10:00 am
Open Huts at the Habitat Hut @ Habitat Hut at Holden Arboretum
Sep 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
To introduce this new family space, we are holding Open Huts on Tuesdays, Saturdays and Sundays from 10am-4pm. Families will get a guided experience Sundays from 10am-4pm. Families will get a guided experience of all[...]
Tram Tours 10:00 am
Tram Tours
Sep 9 @ 10:00 am
Explore the central gardens with an experienced Holden guide. Tours are generally about an hour long and touch on key plants in the garden, including seasonal highlights; as well as the Arboretum’s history.  Perfect for[...]
Highlights Walking Tours 2:00 pm
Highlights Walking Tours @ Warren H. Corning Visitor Center
Sep 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Enjoy the gardens and trails while learning the Arboretum’s history, programming and featured areas. Get to know the arboretum or see it again in a new light.
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Open Huts at the Habitat Hut 10:00 am
Open Huts at the Habitat Hut @ Habitat Hut at Holden Arboretum
Sep 10 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
To introduce this new family space, we are holding Open Huts on Tuesdays, Saturdays and Sundays from 10am-4pm. Families will get a guided experience Sundays from 10am-4pm. Families will get a guided experience of all[...]
Taiji (Tai Chi) in the Trees | 4 week session 10:00 am
Taiji (Tai Chi) in the Trees | 4 week session @ The Holden Arboretum
Sep 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Session 1: September 10 – October 1 Session 2: October 8 – November 5 (no class 10/29) TaijiFit combines the best elements of fitness, meditation and the ancient martial art of Taiji (Tai Chi). Learn[...]
Tram Tours 1:00 pm
Tram Tours
Sep 10 @ 1:00 pm
Explore the central gardens with an experienced Holden guide. Tours are generally about an hour long and touch on key plants in the garden, including seasonal highlights; as well as the Arboretum’s history.  Perfect for[...]
Highlights Walking Tours 2:00 pm
Highlights Walking Tours @ Warren H. Corning Visitor Center
Sep 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Enjoy the gardens and trails while learning the Arboretum’s history, programming and featured areas. Get to know the arboretum or see it again in a new light.
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Open Huts at the Habitat Hut 10:00 am
Open Huts at the Habitat Hut @ Habitat Hut at Holden Arboretum
Sep 12 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
To introduce this new family space, we are holding Open Huts on Tuesdays, Saturdays and Sundays from 10am-4pm. Families will get a guided experience Sundays from 10am-4pm. Families will get a guided experience of all[...]
Tram Tours 10:00 am
Tram Tours
Sep 12 @ 10:00 am
Explore the central gardens with an experienced Holden guide. Tours are generally about an hour long and touch on key plants in the garden, including seasonal highlights; as well as the Arboretum’s history.  Perfect for[...]
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Tram Tours 1:00 pm
Tram Tours
Sep 13 @ 1:00 pm
Explore the central gardens with an experienced Holden guide. Tours are generally about an hour long and touch on key plants in the garden, including seasonal highlights; as well as the Arboretum’s history.  Perfect for[...]
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Tram Tours 1:00 pm
Tram Tours
Sep 14 @ 1:00 pm
Explore the central gardens with an experienced Holden guide. Tours are generally about an hour long and touch on key plants in the garden, including seasonal highlights; as well as the Arboretum’s history.  Perfect for[...]
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Tram Tours 1:00 pm
Tram Tours
Sep 15 @ 1:00 pm
Explore the central gardens with an experienced Holden guide. Tours are generally about an hour long and touch on key plants in the garden, including seasonal highlights; as well as the Arboretum’s history.  Perfect for[...]
Night Hike and S’mores 8:00 pm
Night Hike and S’mores @ Holden Arboretum
Sep 15 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Explore the Arboretum’s fields, forests and around the ponds on this fall hike. Listen for special night sounds of owls, katydids and coyotes. Afterwards, relax around a campfire at the Holden Shelter House with hot[...]
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Chagrin River Bird Quest Pre-event 9:00 am
Chagrin River Bird Quest Pre-event @ Holden Arboretum
Sep 16 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Get your team together for the Chagrin River Bird Quest! This 24-hour team birding challenge is for everyone. Explore the Chagrin River Valley from Lake Erie south to Audubon’s sanctuaries in Aurora in search of[...]
Diversify With Groundcover 10:00 am
Diversify With Groundcover @ Warren H. Corning Visitor Center
Sep 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Learn how easy it is to diversify your landscape with easy to grow, little known and understood groundcovers. We will cover plants that can handle sun, shade, and everything in between as well as discuss[...]
Open Huts at the Habitat Hut 10:00 am
Open Huts at the Habitat Hut @ Habitat Hut at Holden Arboretum
Sep 16 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
To introduce this new family space, we are holding Open Huts on Tuesdays, Saturdays and Sundays from 10am-4pm. Families will get a guided experience Sundays from 10am-4pm. Families will get a guided experience of all[...]
Tram Tours 10:00 am
Tram Tours
Sep 16 @ 10:00 am
Explore the central gardens with an experienced Holden guide. Tours are generally about an hour long and touch on key plants in the garden, including seasonal highlights; as well as the Arboretum’s history.  Perfect for[...]
Highlights Walking Tours 2:00 pm
Highlights Walking Tours @ Warren H. Corning Visitor Center
Sep 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Enjoy the gardens and trails while learning the Arboretum’s history, programming and featured areas. Get to know the arboretum or see it again in a new light.
Nature’s Brew Beer Tasting 6:00 pm
Nature’s Brew Beer Tasting
Sep 16 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Nature's Brew Beer Tasting
Advance ticket sales are now closed for our Nature’s Brew Beer Tasting. If you purchased tickets, please check in at the registration table when you arrive and then enjoy great beer, a live band, and[...]
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Audubon Bird Walks 7:30 am
Audubon Bird Walks @ Warren H. Corning Visitor Center
Sep 17 @ 7:30 am – 10:30 am
Held in conjunction with the Cleveland Audubon Society and other organizations. Bring binoculars and a field guide.
Open Huts at the Habitat Hut 10:00 am
Open Huts at the Habitat Hut @ Habitat Hut at Holden Arboretum
Sep 17 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
To introduce this new family space, we are holding Open Huts on Tuesdays, Saturdays and Sundays from 10am-4pm. Families will get a guided experience Sundays from 10am-4pm. Families will get a guided experience of all[...]
Natural Treasures of the Chagrin Valley 1:00 pm
Natural Treasures of the Chagrin Valley @ at site
Sep 17 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Tour Lake County’s largest private nature preserves, the former Sherwin Preserve. Originally protected by the Sherwin family in the years following World War II, this 300-acre forested property was once part of the 1,000-acre farm[...]
Tram Tours 1:00 pm
Tram Tours
Sep 17 @ 1:00 pm
Explore the central gardens with an experienced Holden guide. Tours are generally about an hour long and touch on key plants in the garden, including seasonal highlights; as well as the Arboretum’s history.  Perfect for[...]
Highlights Walking Tours 2:00 pm
Highlights Walking Tours @ Warren H. Corning Visitor Center
Sep 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Enjoy the gardens and trails while learning the Arboretum’s history, programming and featured areas. Get to know the arboretum or see it again in a new light.
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Open Huts at the Habitat Hut 10:00 am
Open Huts at the Habitat Hut @ Habitat Hut at Holden Arboretum
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
To introduce this new family space, we are holding Open Huts on Tuesdays, Saturdays and Sundays from 10am-4pm. Families will get a guided experience Sundays from 10am-4pm. Families will get a guided experience of all[...]
Tram Tours 10:00 am
Tram Tours
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am
Explore the central gardens with an experienced Holden guide. Tours are generally about an hour long and touch on key plants in the garden, including seasonal highlights; as well as the Arboretum’s history.  Perfect for[...]
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Tram Tours 1:00 pm
Tram Tours
Sep 20 @ 1:00 pm
Explore the central gardens with an experienced Holden guide. Tours are generally about an hour long and touch on key plants in the garden, including seasonal highlights; as well as the Arboretum’s history.  Perfect for[...]
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Tram Tours 1:00 pm
Tram Tours
Sep 21 @ 1:00 pm
Explore the central gardens with an experienced Holden guide. Tours are generally about an hour long and touch on key plants in the garden, including seasonal highlights; as well as the Arboretum’s history.  Perfect for[...]
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Tram Tours 1:00 pm
Tram Tours
Sep 22 @ 1:00 pm
Explore the central gardens with an experienced Holden guide. Tours are generally about an hour long and touch on key plants in the garden, including seasonal highlights; as well as the Arboretum’s history.  Perfect for[...]
Wine and Cheese Night Hike 7:00 pm
Wine and Cheese Night Hike @ Warren H. Corning Visitor Center
Sep 22 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Enjoy Holden’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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Planting Bulbs for Spring 10:00 am
Planting Bulbs for Spring @ Warren H. Corning Visitor Center
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Learn how to choose and care for spring-blooming bulbs, and get hands-on experience while planting them at the Arboretum. Return in the spring to see the fruits of your labor! Participants will go home with[...]
Stebbins Gulch: A Hike Through Geologic History 10:00 am
Stebbins Gulch: A Hike Through Geologic History @ Warren H. Corning Visitor Center
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 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[...]
Tram Tours 10:00 am
Tram Tours
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am
Explore the central gardens with an experienced Holden guide. Tours are generally about an hour long and touch on key plants in the garden, including seasonal highlights; as well as the Arboretum’s history.  Perfect for[...]
Highlights Walking Tours 2:00 pm
Highlights Walking Tours @ Warren H. Corning Visitor Center
Sep 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Enjoy the gardens and trails while learning the Arboretum’s history, programming and featured areas. Get to know the arboretum or see it again in a new light.
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Magnificence on the Mountain 1:00 pm
Magnificence on the Mountain @ Warren H. Corning Visitor Center
Sep 24 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Unique geological formations, diversity of plant life and its historic use as a resort make this a spectacular natural site. No children under 12. Moderate – under 2 miles.
Tram Tours 1:00 pm
Tram Tours
Sep 24 @ 1:00 pm
Explore the central gardens with an experienced Holden guide. Tours are generally about an hour long and touch on key plants in the garden, including seasonal highlights; as well as the Arboretum’s history.  Perfect for[...]
Lantern Court Garden Tours 1:30 pm
Lantern Court Garden Tours @ Lantern Court
Sep 24 @ 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. Please note, the dates for the July and August tours have[...]
Highlights Walking Tours 2:00 pm
Highlights Walking Tours @ Warren H. Corning Visitor Center
Sep 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Enjoy the gardens and trails while learning the Arboretum’s history, programming and featured areas. Get to know the arboretum or see it again in a new light.
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Tram Tours 10:00 am
Tram Tours
Sep 26 @ 10:00 am
Explore the central gardens with an experienced Holden guide. Tours are generally about an hour long and touch on key plants in the garden, including seasonal highlights; as well as the Arboretum’s history.  Perfect for[...]
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Tram Tours 1:00 pm
Tram Tours
Sep 27 @ 1:00 pm
Explore the central gardens with an experienced Holden guide. Tours are generally about an hour long and touch on key plants in the garden, including seasonal highlights; as well as the Arboretum’s history.  Perfect for[...]
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Tram Tours 1:00 pm
Tram Tours
Sep 28 @ 1:00 pm
Explore the central gardens with an experienced Holden guide. Tours are generally about an hour long and touch on key plants in the garden, including seasonal highlights; as well as the Arboretum’s history.  Perfect for[...]
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Tram Tours 1:00 pm
Tram Tours
Sep 29 @ 1:00 pm
Explore the central gardens with an experienced Holden guide. Tours are generally about an hour long and touch on key plants in the garden, including seasonal highlights; as well as the Arboretum’s history.  Perfect for[...]
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Tram Tours 10:00 am
Tram Tours
Sep 30 @ 10:00 am
Explore the central gardens with an experienced Holden guide. Tours are generally about an hour long and touch on key plants in the garden, including seasonal highlights; as well as the Arboretum’s history.  Perfect for[...]
Highlights Walking Tours 2:00 pm
Highlights Walking Tours @ Warren H. Corning Visitor Center
Sep 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Enjoy the gardens and trails while learning the Arboretum’s history, programming and featured areas. Get to know the arboretum or see it again in a new light.