Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden invites all to attend 'Autumn at the Arboretum'

Also ‘Fall Family Fun,’ Hunt for Treasure, Autumn’s Bounty

Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden invites all to attend its annual “Autumn at the Arboretum,” sponsored by the Dean Alan Olson Foundation, from 11 a.m to 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 8-9. The event is free.“Autumn At the Arboretum” is on the grounds of Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden, 2701 Clifton Ave., Rockford.

Along with the 155 acres of spectacular fall foliage, there will be tons of fun for the entire family.

Free activities

Wagon rides

Wildlife demonstrations

Pumpkin Decorating & Scavenger Hunt

Spooky Trail tours

Pioneer demonstrations

Entertainment stage

Make & Take Children’s Crafts


New Look Out Tower ribbon cutting ceremony

Hoo Haven’s screech owl release

Puppet Shows and More!!!

Indulge in the taste of fall.

Pork Chop Sandwiches & Hot Dogs from Eickman’s

Homemade pies and cookies

Uncle Woody’s Caramel Corn

Fresh Apple Cider & Frosty Root Beer

Call 815.965.8146 or visit www.klehm.org. for more information.

Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden is a partnership with the Winnebago County Forest Preserve and is open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily.

From the Oct. 5-11, 2005, issue

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