Events & Classes: Class

  • What Bird is That?

    Saturday, April 18 • 9 am – 12:30 pm

    An indoor and outdoor introduction to bird identification. Bring binoculars and a field guide. Instructor: Levi Wood, Arboretum Naturalist. Registration required.

  • Dragonflies

    Saturday, April 25 • 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm

    Dragonflies are a common sight on most lakes and ponds throughout the world from spring to fall of most years. Learn about their ecology,
    their role in ecosystems and their use as indicators of changes in water
    quality and climate. Instructor: Dr. Robert Bohanan.

  • Photography Walk for Beginners

    Saturday, May 2 • 8:30 am – 10:30 am

    Join us to practice nature photography in a variety of ecosystems and light conditions after brief indoor instruction. Instructors: Arboretum naturalists Tom Pearce and Molly Fifield-Murray.

  • All About Bluebirds

    Saturday, May 2 • 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

    Walk along the Arboretum’s 25–year–old bluebird trail in Longenecker Gardens and learn about Eastern bluebird life and behavior, reasons for bluebird decline, and our current restoration efforts. Dress for the weather.