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Memberships and Donations:

Memberships and donations are not refundable.  Rest assured that your contribution will be used to advance The Arboretum’s mission of enriching lives through the conservation of trees and nature.  Should you wish to make a donation designated to a particular project, please contact us at 800.44.DAWES. The Arboretum values its donors.  Should you like any additional information about giving, the governing board or finances of The Arboretum, please contact us at development@dawesarb.org.

Your giving may be acknowledged in various Arboretum publications.  To make an anonymous donation, please send payment, along with a note requesting anonymity, to:

The Development Office
The Dawes Arboretum
7770 Jacksontown Road
Newark, OH 43056

Programs and Events:

Program registration cancellations must be made two weeks prior to the class date and will receive a refund minus a $5 processing fee.  Substitutions for the participant are allowed.  Requests must be made via email at information@dawesarb.org or by calling the Education Department at 800.44.DAWES.

The Arboretum reserves the right to cancel any class due to insufficient enrollment, bad weather or other unforeseen circumstances.  A full refund will be offered for cancelled classes and we will attempt to contact you.  Please be sure to include current contact information when submitting your registration.