Chadwick Arboretum and Learning Gardens is hosting an open house July 22, 1-4 p.m.
Bring your family and friends to the Arboretum North site for a day of fun in nature, education, canoeing, fishing, and free refreshments.
This event includes:
- 20 different nature stations
- free guides and education about native bees
- free pollinator plants
- free Johnson’s Ice Cream for the first 300 guests
- tours of the Monarch Way Station, Arb North Site, EnCORE Solar House, and more
- Franklin County Ask A Master Gardener booth to answer all of your gardening questions
- Franklin Soil and Water
- Rain Brothers
- Higher Ground Greenroof LLC
- Knowlton School of Architecture
- George Keeney Bug Collection
- Denise Ellsworth, bee education, and bee card giveaways
- Alisha Loar ceramics
- Karen English Photography
- canoeing, with education and instruction regarding the research lake, catch and release fishing, and lead-free fishing tackle (life vests provided)
- rain garden education from CFAES students and Chadwick staff
- gardening tools for sale and tree pruning demo
The Arboretum North site is located northwest of the Nationwide and Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center. Parking is available across Fred Taylor Drive in Gray Lot #3.