Events

Upcoming and Signature Eventsfallfest

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Past events
Date Event
Yesterday 67:30 pm Tree-via in the Arbhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/tree-via-in-the-arb-4/58994Melva Interpretive Center, Linnaeus Arboretum
11:30 am to 1 pm Soup and Sandwich Seminar: Glimpses of Africahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/soup-and-sandwich-seminar-glimpses-of-africa/58824Melva Lind Interpretive Center
Oct 13 11 am to 4 pm Fall Fest in the Arbhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/fall-fest-in-the-arb-7/57696Linnaeus Arboretum
Sep 26 11:30 am to 1 pm Soup and Sandwich seminar: Preview of Nobel Conference 54https://gustavus.edu/calendar/soup-and-sandwich-seminar-preview-of-nobel-conference-54-4/57551Melva Lind Interpretive Center
Sep 13 5:307 pm Gustie Grillout in the Arbhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/gustie-grillout-in-the-arb-3/57433Melva Interpretive Center, Linnaeus Arboretum


Signature Events

Springtime Arboretum Egg Hunt
Typically takes place on a Saturday around Easter weekend where the Arboretum hosts an Easter egg hunt. The event is free and open to the public. See photos of last year's event on our Facebook page.

Adventure Nature Camp
Every summer the Arboretum hosts an Adventure Nature Camp for students entering grades 5 and 6 lasting two days in June. The students enjoy a variety of activities, including a prairie hike, pond critter study, and plenty of time to play and explore the Arboretum.

Fall Festival
The annual Fall Festival is typically held during parents weekend every fall. The event is free and open to the public and includes local vendors, entertainment, and environmental education. See photos of last year's event on our Facebook page.

Soup and Sandwich Seminars
Typically held mid-month, the Arboretum hosts a lecture given by faculty of the college or a local community member. Topics this spring included the impact of climate change on the people of South America, American foreign policy, and the impacts of mining on northern Minnesota watersheds. Lunch is served before the lecture. Registration is required and members receive a discounted registration.