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Butterfly Gardening Basics 9:00 am
Butterfly Gardening Basics @ The Holden Arboretum
Sep 7 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Join Gogolin, who oversees the Arlene and Arthur S. Holden Jr. Butterfly Garden, for a tour of the butterfly and prairie gardens to learn about the best host and nectar plants. Learn about the pollinators that rely on these[...]
Taiji With the Trees – Session I 10:00 am
Taiji With the Trees – Session I @ The Holden Arboretum
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
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 – strength with beauty, power with peace and endurance with flow. There is[...]
Chagrin River Bird Quest Birding Workshop 1:00 pm
Chagrin River Bird Quest Birding Workshop
Sep 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Get your team together to prepare for September’s 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 fall residents[...]
NEW – Landscape Design & Renovation 2:00 pm
NEW – Landscape Design & Renovation @ The Holden Arboretum
Sep 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Davidson and Gogolin will explain the landscape renovation at the Corning Visitor Center and discuss the design, site preparation, installation and maintenance of the new landscape. Bring along questions and concerns about your landscape for Holden Forests &[...]
Wine and Cheese Night Hike 7:00 pm
Wine and Cheese Night Hike @ The Holden Arboretum
Sep 13 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Explore and learn about the Arboretum’s nighttime forest ecosystem on this easy to moderate hike. Afterward, relax with food and drink. In order to fully experience the sights and sounds of night,this hike is led while it[...]
Early Morning Bird Walks 7:30 am
Early Morning Bird Walks @ Corning Visitor Center
Sep 14 @ 7:30 am – 10:30 am
Explore our gardens and natural areas on these informative walks with an expert guide to identify birds by sight, sound and behavior. All levels of birders welcome.
Nature’s Brew Beer Tasting 6:00 pm
Nature’s Brew Beer Tasting @ Holden Arboretum
Sep 14 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Nature's Brew Beer Tasting @ Holden Arboretum  | Kirtland | Ohio | United States
Registration for Nature’s Brew is now closed. Located among the beauty of the trees and underneath the stars, this late summer evening tasting will showcase a wide selection of brews and the sounds of My[...]
Lantern Court Garden Tours 1:30 pm
Lantern Court Garden Tours @ The Holden Arboretum
Sep 15 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Delight in formal English borders, naturalized plantings, rock gardens and perennial beds. Pick up landscaping design ideas for your home.
Composition in Oil and Acrylic – Session I 5:00 pm
Composition in Oil and Acrylic – Session I @ The Holden Arboretum
Sep 18 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Class will meet for five weeks, from Sept. 18 – Oct. 16. Balance and contrast color; tonal relationships, pattern, texture and form while building confidence with brushwork. Learn wet-into-wet blending, glazing, color mixing and palette organization. Materials list will[...]
Stebbins Gulch: A Hike Through Geologic History 1:00 pm
Stebbins Gulch: A Hike Through Geologic History
Sep 21 @ 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 footwear (knee-high boots, such as[...]
Magnificence on the Mountain 11:00 am
Magnificence on the Mountain @ Holden Arboretum
Sep 22 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Unique geological formations, diversity of plant life and its historical use as a resort make this a spectacular natural site. No children under 12. Moderate—under two miles
NEW – Essential Small Gardening Tools 10:00 am
NEW – Essential Small Gardening Tools @ The Holden Arboretum
Sep 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Small hand tools are essential to any good gardener’s success. This class will teach you what every horticulturist at the Arboretum keeps close at hand and why. Afterwards, be ready to go outside and get your hands dirty. There is[...]