Maple Syrup Days: February 25 - March 12

Learn the history and process of maple sugaring as you meander down the paved trail towards the log cabin. Inside, docents greet you with a warm fire and a taste of syrup as you witness the evaporator at work. During Maple Syrup Days, the cabin is open from 10am – 4pm daily and guided tours are offered on Saturdays at 2pm.

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Weddings at The Arboretum

Whether you are looking for a garden ceremony site or an indoor reception venue, we have just the place for you! Our meticulously maintained gardens provide the perfect backdrop for your special day.

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Project FeederWatch at The Dawes Arboretum

Meet our veteran FeederWatcher volunteers in the Discovery Center for a morning of birding fun! Try out a pair of binoculars and learn to identify some common feeder birds. Project FeederWatch, a program of the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, is a winter-long survey of birds that visit feeders at backyards, nature centers, and community areas. The Arboretum’s FeederWatchers meet in the Discovery Center on Friday and Saturday mornings from 9 -11am.

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Licking River Round Up 2016

A Look Back at Land Conservation Projects in 2016

2016 was a busy year for everyone at The Arboretum, including our Land Conservation staff who worked on many conservation and land improvement projects that help position us as a leading advocate for the natural world across Licking County and the central Ohio region. We recently caught up with Shana Byrd, director of land conservation, […]

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