The Arboretum is Celebrating 85 Years!

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Home school classes for ages 11 - 14!

Join one of our HSI Series, each with seven sessions.

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StoryTrail™ is a perfect summer activity for kids...

Literacy, exercise and the great outdoors!

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Japanese Garden Restoration

The Japanese Garden is currently closed. Contact development@dawesarb.org or call 800.44.DAWES to make a donation to this restoration project.

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From The Blog...

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Osa Johnson: The Adventurer and The Arboretum

by Sarah Deffinger, History Intern  | “I am very happy to be able to plant in this beautiful tree-sanctuary a sweet-gum tree, for it has always been my favorite in Africa. . . . And since my heart is in Africa and I am giving you an African tree, I feel that I am leaving […]

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