Coming Events

Autumn Discovery Day

Find arboretum workshops and events for the rest of the year.


September 13 - Guided Tree Walk, 1 PM to 2:30 PM (Welcome Center)

September 21 – How to Collect Seeds, 10 AM to 2 PM (Welcome Center - pre-registration and fee)

September 28 – All About Maples, 9 AM to 3 PM (Welcome Center – pre-registration and fee)


October 6 – Annual Meeting of Friends of Secrest Arboretum – 3 PM (Welcome Center)

October 7 - Autumn Discovery Day Plant Sale, 9 AM – 12 PM (Welcome Center)

October 11 – Guided Tree walk, 1 PM – 2:30 PM (Welcome Center)

October 18 – ArborEatum, 5 PM – 7 PM (Welcome Center)


November 1 – FSA Winterberry Holly and Mixed Greens Sale begins.  Order at

November 1 – Plant Families VI, 9 AM – 4 PM (Miller Pavilion – pre-registration and fee)

November 8 – Guided Tree Walk, 1 PM – 2:30 PM Welcome Center

November 30 – Pick up previously ordered winterberry holly and greens at the Secrest Arboretum Propagation Facility, 2320 Selby Rd., from 10 AM to 2 PM.

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Helpful Links

Find links to events, plant collections at the Arboretum, Master Gardener Volunteers, and past and present newsletters.

Find links to Friends of Secrest Arboretum membership, donations, and events sponsored by the group.

Buckeye Yard and Garden onLine contains articles written by Extension, Nursery, Landscape and Turf team members that benefit both home and professional gardeners.  or phone 330-263-3888

Get Garden Answers from Master Gardener Volunteers during May through October.

Newsletter Contributors:  Pat Warner, Jason Veil, Paul Snyder, Gary Horrisberger, Susan Heady, Bob Everett, Karen Edgington, Sue Cook, and Janet Broda