Events

  1. Dec 14, 2019, 9:00am - 11:00am

    Members of the Greater Mohican Audubon Society guided birders of all skill levels. Spot birds, learn their calls and discover their habitats in the arboretum. Parking and admission are free. Please dress for the weather.

  2. Jan 16, 2020, 8:00am - 12:00pm

    Learn the what, why and how behind the art of plant grafting. This hands-on workshop allows participants to practice various grafting techniques. Rootstock and scion will be provided. Participants can take grafted plants home to nurture. Pre-registration required.

  3. Jan 22, 2020, 10:00am - 3:30pm

    Learn how to identify common trees in winter by using features found on twigs. Time will be spent going over twig morphology, and twig samples. Participants will receive a book and hand lens as part of the workshop.

  4. Feb 6, 2020, 12:30pm - 3:30pm

    Is it s sprucepine or a firpine? Learn how to tell the difference between a spruce, pine, fir, hemlock, and other common evergreens. Students will look at samples and learn key identifying characteristics. 

  5. Feb 19, 2020, 1:00pm - 3:30pm

    Witchhazels signal the arrival of spring at Secrest! Come discover the numerous witchhazels in the Secrest collection. Experience the beauty and fragrance of these facinating plants. 

  6. Mar 11, 2020, 1:00pm - 2:30pm

    Monthly tree walks feature all things trees!  A variety of topics will be covered, including proper selection and planting, insect pests and diseases. Please dress for the weather. No reservations required.

  7. Apr 8, 2020, 1:00pm - 2:30pm

    Monthly tree walks feature all things trees!  A variety of topics will be covered, including proper selection and planting, insect pests and diseases. Please dress for the weather. No reservations required.

  8. May 8, 2020, 3:00pm - 4:00pm

    Friends of Secrest Arboretum enjoy the best selection of annuals, perennials and herbs at this members only pre-sale. Friends of Secrest also receive a 10% pre-sale discount.

  9. May 9, 2020, 9:00am - 1:00pm

    The annual Friends of Secrest Arboretum sale features new and unique annuals, perennials, herbs and woody plants. Vendors also offer a variety of art for the home and landscape. Check back later for annual, perennial, herb, woody and Silent Auction plant lists! Parking and admission are free.

  10. May 13, 2020, 1:00pm - 2:30pm

    Monthly tree walks feature all things trees!  A variety of topics will be covered, including proper selection and planting, insect pests and diseases. Please dress for the weather. No reservations required.

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