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Arboretum Special Event: Badger Trolley Tours

Date(s): 5/18/2014

1:00 PM, 2:00 PM, 3:00 PM

UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI 53711 (enter Arboretum at 1207 Seminole Hwy; proceed east 1 mile to Visitor Center).
Free narrated tours aboard the Badger Trolley begin at 1, 2 and 3 p.m. See what’s in bloom in Longenecker Gardens, view our prairies and woodlands in spring, and learn more about the Arboretum’s history and purpose. Tickets required; Visitor Center opens at 12:30 p.m. Sponsored by the Friends of the Arboretum.
UW Madison Arboretum
608-263-7888
info@uwarboretum.org

http://www.nbc15.com/community/events/255685421.html | 255685421

Arboretum Walk: Springtime on the Grady Tract

Date(s): 5/18/2014

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Meet at the Grady Tract parking lot at the southeast corner of Seminole Hwy. and the Beltline frontage road, Madison, WI.
Free naturalist-led hike to look for wildflowers on the former Grady and Henderson land. No facilities at tour site; some sloping terrain.
UW Madison Arboretum
608-263-7888
info@uwarboretum.org

http://www.nbc15.com/community/events/255685221.html | 255685221

Arboretum Night Walk: Sunset Serenade

Date(s): 5/17/2014

8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI 53711 (enter Arboretum at 1207 Seminole Hwy; proceed east 1 mile to Visitor Center).
Free naturalist-led hike to take in the sights and sounds of a late spring evening. The sun will set at 8:16, followed by an hour of twilight time in woods or prairie. Meet on the Visitor Center front steps.
UW Madison Arboretum
608-263-7888
info@uwarboretum.org

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Arboretum Ecological Restoration Work Party: Grady Tract

Date(s): 5/17/2014

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Meet at the Grady Tract parking lot at the southeast corner of Seminole Hwy. and the Beltline frontage road, Madison, WI.
Volunteer for restoration activities and learn about prairies and savannas. Tools and training are provided, and groups are welcome with advance notice. Work parties are cancelled if it is raining.
UW Madison Arboretum - Marian Farrior
608-265-5214
mlfarrior@wisc.edu

http://www.nbc15.com/community/events/255684731.html | 255684731

Arboretum Longenecker Horticultural Gardens Tour: Azaleas and Rhododendrons

Date(s): 5/14/2014

7:00 PM - Dusk

UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI 53711 (enter Arboretum at 1207 Seminole Hwy; proceed east 1 mile to Visitor Center).
Free garden tour led by horticulturist Dr. Deborah McCown, who will discuss the care of azaleas and rhododendrons in the Madison area and show highlights of the Arboretum’s collection. Meet on the front steps of the UW Arboretum Visitor Center. Tour will last until dusk.
UW Madison Arboretum
608-263-7888
info@uwarboretum.org

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Arboretum Special Event: Badger Trolley Tours

2:00 PM, 3:00 PM

UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI 53711 (enter Arboretum at 1207 Seminole Hwy; proceed east 1 mile to Visitor Center).
Free narrated tours aboard the Badger Trolley begin at 1, 2 and 3 p.m. See what’s in bloom in Longenecker Gardens, view our prairies and woodlands in spring color, and learn more about the Arboretum’s history and purpose. Tickets required; Visitor Center opens at 12:30 p.m. Sponsored by the Friends of the Arboretum.
UW Madison Arboretum
608-263-7888
info@uwarboretum.org

http://www.nbc15.com/community/events/255554951.html | 255554951

Arboretum Family Walk: Spring Is Here

Date(s): 5/11/2014

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI 53711 (enter Arboretum at 1207 Seminole Hwy; proceed east 1 mile to Visitor Center).
Free naturalist-led hike tailored to families with young children. We’ll explore the prairies, woodlands or wetlands near the Visitor Center.
UW Madison Arboretum
608-263-7888
info@uwarboretum.org

http://www.nbc15.com/community/events/255553401.html | 255553401

Arboretum Mother’s Day Walk: Spring Sampler

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI 53711 (enter Arboretum at 1207 Seminole Hwy; proceed east 1 mile to Visitor Center).
Free naturalist-led hike exploring the Arboretum’s woodlands, wetlands and prairie. Bring Mom to see the wildflowers!
UW Madison Arboretum
608-263-7888
info@uwarboretum.org

http://www.nbc15.com/community/events/255553191.html | 255553191

Arboretum Ecological Restoration Work Party: Wingra Oak Savanna

Date(s): 5/10/2014

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Meet at the gravel parking lot along Arbor Drive just off Monroe Street, Madison, WI
Volunteer for restoration activities and learn about prairies and savannas. Tools and training are provided, and groups are welcome with advance notice. Work parties are cancelled if it is raining.
UW Madison Arboretum - Marian Farrior
608-265-5214
mlfarrior@wisc.edu

http://www.nbc15.com/community/events/255215531.html | 255215531

Arboretum Ecological Restoration Work Party: Wingra Oak Savanna

Date(s): 5/3/2014

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Meet at the gravel parking lot along Arbor Drive just off Monroe Street, Madison, WI
Volunteer for restoration activities and learn about prairies and savannas. Tools and training are provided, and groups are welcome with advance notice. Work parties are canceled if it is raining.
UW Madison Arboretum - Marian Farrior
608-265-5214
mlfarrior@wisc.edu

http://www.nbc15.com/community/events/255215211.html | 255215211

Arboretum Walk: Spring Wildflowers on the Grady Tract

Date(s): 5/4/2014

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Meet at the Grady Tract parking lot at the southeast corner of Seminole Hwy. and the Beltline frontage road, Madison, WI.
Free naturalist-led hike to look for wildflowers in the oak openings and prairies of the former Grady and Henderson land. No facilities at tour site; some sloping terrain.
UW Madison Arboretum
608-263-7888
info@uwarboretum.org

http://www.nbc15.com/community/events/255215061.html | 255215061

Arboretum Special Event: Badger Trolley Tours

Date(s): 5/4/2014

1:00 PM, 2:00 PM, 3:00 PM

UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI 53711 (enter Arboretum at 1207 Seminole Hwy; proceed east 1 mile to Visitor Center).
Free narrated tours aboard the Badger Trolley begin at 1, 2 and 3 p.m. See what’s in bloom in Longenecker Gardens, view our prairies and woodlands in spring color, and learn more about the Arboretum’s history and purpose. Tickets required; Visitor Center opens at 12:30 p.m. Sponsored by the Friends of the Arboretum.
UW Madison Arboretum
608-263-7888
info@uwarboretum.org

http://www.nbc15.com/community/events/255214601.html | 255214601

Arboretum Longenecker Horticultural Gardens Tour: Flowering Crabapples and Lilacs

Date(s): 5/7/2014

7:00 PM - Dusk

UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI 53711 (enter Arboretum at 1207 Seminole Hwy; proceed east 1 mile to Visitor Center).
Free garden tour led by Professor Emeritus of horticulture and garden curator Dr. Ed Hasselkus. He will concentrate on flowering crabapples, and present highlights in the Gardens’ large lilac collection. Meet on the front steps of the UW Arboretum Visitor Center. Tour will last until dusk.
UW Madison Arboretum
608-263-7888
info@uwarboretum.org

http://www.nbc15.com/community/events/255214421.html | 255214421

Friends of the Arboretum Native Plant Sale

Date(s): 5/10/2014

9:00 A - 2:00 PM

UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI 53711 (enter Arboretum at 1207 Seminole Hwy; proceed east 1 mile to Visitor Center).
Come to the big tent for all your native-plant gardening needs. For more information: http://uwarboretum.org/foa/native_plant_sale.php
UW Madison Arboretum
608-263-7888
info@uwarboretum.org

http://www.nbc15.com/community/events/252944661.html | 252944661

Arboretum Longenecker Horticultural Gardens Tour: Early Spring flowering Woody Ornamentals

Date(s): 4/30/2014

7:00 PM - Dusk

UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI 53711 (enter Arboretum at 1207 Seminole Hwy; proceed east 1 mile to Visitor Center).
This tour, led by Professor Emeritus of Horticulture and garden curator Ed Hasselkus, will include the yellow and Little Girl Series magnolias, early lilacs and rhododendrons, and other spring flowering plants. Tour will last until dusk.
UW Madison Arboretum
608-263-7888
info@uwarboretum.org

http://www.nbc15.com/community/events/252944201.html | 252944201

Arboretum Earth Partnership for Families: Springtime at Teal Pond

Date(s): 4/27/2014

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM

UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI 53711 (enter Arboretum at 1207 Seminole Hwy; proceed east 1 mile to Visitor Center).
Free program for families. Come celebrate the end of Earth Week by dipping a net into the pond and learning about the wetland habitat. What animals are stirring about in the pond? Explore with us the awakening of water critters. Ongoing drop-in activities inside the Visitor Center; naturalist-led hike from 1:30-2:30 p.m.
UW Madison Arboretum
608-263-7888
info@uwarboretum.org

http://www.nbc15.com/community/events/252943961.html | 252943961

Arboretum Walk: Woodland Wildflowers

Date(s): 4/27/2014

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI 53711 (enter Arboretum at 1207 Seminole Hwy; proceed east 1 mile to Visitor Center).
Free naturalist-led hike. As spring progresses, more flowers emerge. We will look for windflower, troutlily, rue-anemone and Virginia bluebells along the trails of our restored woodlands.
UW Madison Arboretum
608-263-7888
info@uwarboretum.org

http://www.nbc15.com/community/events/252943691.html | 252943691

Arboretum Ecological Restoration Work Party: Core Area and Curtis Prairie

Date(s): 4/26/2014

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI 53711 (enter Arboretum at 1207 Seminole Hwy; proceed east 1 mile to Visitor Center).
Volunteer for restoration activities and learn about prairies and savannas. Tools and training are provided, and groups are welcome with advance notice. Meet on the Visitor Center front steps. Work parties are cancelled if it is raining.
UW Madison Arboretum - Marian Farrior
608-265-5214
mlfarrior@wisc.edu

http://www.nbc15.com/community/events/252942981.html | 252942981

Arboretum Native Plant Garden Tour: Early Signs of Spring

Date(s): 4/23/2014

7:00 PM - Dusk

UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI 53711 (enter Arboretum at 1207 Seminole Hwy; proceed east 1 mile to Visitor Center).
As trees and shrubs begin to leaf out, Dutchman’s-breeches, anemones and rue-anemones might be blooming in the woodland gardens. In our prairie gardens, we may find Pasque flower, prairie smoke, and bird’s-foot violet. Tour will last until dusk.
UW Madison Arboretum
608-263-7888
info@uwarboretum.org

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