Past Events

  1. May 19, 2022, 10:00am - 4:00pm

    Let’s look at plants from multiple perspectives, the good, the bad, the indifferent. Join us for this Secrest Arboretum/OSU Extension program, May 19, 10:00 – 4:00. Lunch included. $40 Registration to support Secrest Arboretum. Hear the clarion calls of music pouring forth from the Secrest Pavilion speakers!    Native Woody Plants You Should Know – Paul Snyder.

  2. May 14, 2022, 9:00am - 1:00pm

    The annual Friends of Secrest Arboretum sale features new and unique annuals, perennials, herbs and woody plants. Check back later for annual, perennial, herb, woody and Silent Auction plant lists! Parking and admission are free.

  3. May 11, 2022, 1:00pm - 2:30pm

    Monthly guided 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. 

  4. Apr 23, 2022, 10:00am - 4:00pm

    The OSU Wooster Campus will be home to the 2022 Scarlet, Gray and Green Fair at the Secrest Arboretum Event Center (2122 Williams Rd, Wooster, OH).

  5. Apr 21, 2022, 12:30pm - 1:00pm

    Join us for our Arbor Day celebration as we celebrate the legacy and value of trees. There will be a ceremonial tree planting and tree seedlings will be given away. 

  6. Apr 13, 2022, 1:00pm - 2:30pm

    Monthly guided 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. 

  7. Apr 9, 2022, 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.

  8. Mar 9, 2022, 1:00pm - 2:30pm

    Monthly guided 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. 

  9. Mar 8, 2022, 9:00am - 2:00pm

    This introductory workshop covers basic pruning techniques. Topics include when to prune, required tools, tool care and making  proper cuts. Participants will have the opportunity to practice pruning skills. How to prune fruit trees will not be covered in this workshop. Lunch will be provided.

  10. Feb 24, 2022, 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 fascinating plants. 

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