Current Arb Happenings

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May 2018

Tuesday, May 8th

  • Birding in the Arb
    • Join experienced birders to enjoy spring birds in the Arboretum
    • 6:30 am, Arboretum Kiosk in front of the Recreation Center

Saturday, May 12th

Saturday, May 19th

June 2018

Tuesday, June 5th

  • Arboretum History Tour
    • Come walk and learn about the history of the Upper Arboretum!
    • 7:00 pm, Arb Kiosk in front of the Recreation Center

July 2018

Saturday, July 21st

Wednesday, July 25th

  • Seed Collecting
    • Collect seed to help restore the prairies and forests of the Arboretum
    • 6:30 pm, Arboretum Office, 710 Three Oaks Drive

August 2018

Wednesday, August 1st

  • Seed Collecting
    • Collect seed to help restore the prairies and forests of the Arboretum
    • 6:30 pm, Arboretum Office, 710 Three Oaks Drive

Wednesday, August 8th

  • Seed Collecting
    • Collect seed to help restore the prairies and forests of the Arboretum
    • 6:30 pm, Arboretum Office, 710 Three Oaks Drive

Wednesday, August 15th

  • Seed Collecting
    • Collect seed to help restore the prairies and forests of the Arboretum
    • 6:30 pm, Arboretum Office, 710 Three Oaks Drive

Saturday, August 18th

Wednesday, August 22nd

  • Seed Collecting
    • Collect seed to help restore the prairies and forests of the Arboretum
    • 6:30 pm, Arboretum Office, 710 Three Oaks Drive

Wednesday, August 29th

  • Seed Collecting
    • Collect seed to help restore the prairies and forests of the Arboretum
    • 6:00 pm, Arboretum Office, 710 Three Oaks Drive

September 2018

Wednesday, September 5th

  • Seed Collecting
    • Collect seed to help restore the prairies and forests of the Arboretum
    • 6:00 pm, Arboretum Office, 710 Three Oaks Drive

Wednesday, September 12th

  • Seed Collecting
    • Collect seed to help restore the prairies and forests of the Arboretum
    • 6:00 pm, Arboretum Office, 710 Three Oaks Drive

Saturday, September 15th

Wednesday, September 19th

  • Seed Collecting
    • Collect seed to help restore the prairies and forests of the Arboretum
    • 5:30 pm, Arboretum Office, 710 Three Oaks Drive

Saturday, September 22nd

  • Dragonflies of the Arboretum
    • Join Student Naturalist Will Loner to learn about the dragonflies of the Arboretum.
    • 12:00 pm, Arboretum Kiosk in front of the Recreation Center

Sunday, September 23rd

Wednesday, September 26th

  • Seed Collecting
    • Collect seed to help restore the prairies and forests of the Arboretum
    • 5:30 pm, Arboretum Office, 710 Three Oaks Drive

October 2018

Sunday, October 7th

Saturday, October 20th

  • Arboretum Volunteer Work Event
    • Help restore the prairies and forests of the Arboretum by removing invasive shrubs.
    • 9:00 am, Lower Arboretum, parking lot along Canada Avenue, 1/4 mile north of Hwy 19

Friday, October 26th

  • Carleton Haunted 5K
    • A 5K race open to all Carleton students, faculty, and staff.
    • 4:30 pm, Cowling Arboretum

November 2018

Saturday, November 17th

January 2019

Thursday, January 17th

Friday, January 18th

  • Guest Lecture: Conserving MN's Turtles
    • Tricia Markle,a Wildlife Conservation Specialist at the MN Zoo, will be speaking about her work in habitat conservation for MN's turtles.
    • 3:30 pm, Arboretum Office Classroom

Sunday, January 20th

  • Super Moon Walk/Viewing Event
    • Join the Student Naturalists for a Super Moon viewing hike followed by a bonfire at the Hill of Three Oaks!
    • 9:45 pm, Recreation Center

February 2019

Saturday, February 16th

  • Arb Volunteer Event - CANCELLED
    • Help restore the forests of the Lower Arboretum by removing non-native shrubs!
    • 9:00 am, Arboretum Office, 710 Three Oaks Drive

March 2019

Tuesday, March 12th

  • Headlamp Ski! - CANCELLED
    • Ski at sunset at this event sponsored by the Northfield High School Ski Team
    • 6:30 pm, Upper Arboretum

Saturday, March 16th

Thursday, March 21st

April 2019

Thursday, April 25th

  • Guided Bird Walk
    • Guided Bird Walk
    • 6:30 am, Arboretum Kiosk in front of the Recreation Center

Saturday, April 27th

Sunday, April 28th

  • Wildflower Walk
    • Join the Student Naturalists on a Wildflower Walk.
    • 12:00 pm, Arboretum Kiosk in front of the Recreation Center
  • Night Hike in the Arb
    • Join Arboretum Director Nancy Braker and Astronomer Joel Weisberg for an Arb Walk Under the Twilight and Stars.
    • 7:45 pm

May 2019

Thursday, May 2nd

  • Guided Bird Walk
    • Guided Bird Walk
    • 6:30 am, Arboretum Kiosk in front of the Recreation Center

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