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Monthly Photo Contest

Monthly Photo Contest

The arboretum is seeking photographers of all ages to participate in our monthly, seasonal pictures photo contest.

Click here for rules and submission information.

View the March Photo Contest Winner!

Upcoming Events

Arbor Day Trees and Native Plants Sale

April 18 & 19, 2014, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm both days.
For the savvy gardener wanting a home garden filled with botanicals tailored by Mother Nature to be suited to regional climate and precipitation, the EJC Arboretum's Native Plant Sale is the right place to shop for these often hard to find native plants, shrubs, and trees. More information.

Historic Garden Week

Historic Garden Week is April 26-May 3, 2014.
Celebrate Historic Garden Week with Wildflower Walks and Tours of the Arboretum!

  • Earth Day Wildflower Walk, April 22, 2014, 10:00 a.m. FPEC, The Director leads a walk highlighting the environmental benefits the arboretum provides its community.
  • Tour Celebrating Historic Garden Week, April 30, 2014, 1:00 pm, the EJC Arboretum celebrates with a tour starting at the *FPEC. Tours will be led by Jan Sievers Mahon, Arboretum Director and will focus on the arboretum’s bulb collection, wildflowers and flowering shrubs and trees. More information.

Mother's Day Carriage Rides

Saturday May 10, 2014, 6:30 - 9:30 pm; Sunday, May 11, 2014, 1 - 4 pm.
Give mom a special and memorable celebration by a carriage ride through the natural beauty of the arboretum. Twilight rides on Saturday and afternoon rides on Sunday. More information.

For a complete list of EJC Arboretum programs and events, browse our Annual Calendar of Events.

25th Anniversary Commemorative Products Available

25th Anniversary Wine Glass

Purchases of 25th Anniversary commemorative products can be made weekdays, business hours at the Frances Plecker Ed Center for the anniversary stationery set, wine glasses, and more products including t-shirts coming soon!