Classes and Events

►Denotes pre-registration required!

Call (859) 257-6955 or send an email to Arboretum@uky.edu to pre-register for classes and workshops unless otherwise noted.

 

NOVEMBER 2019


05, 12 &19 [Tuesdays]
Vegetable Garden Workdays
Time
         
10 am - noon (weather permitting)
Location   
Sign the Volunteer register in the Oatts Visitor Center, then head to the Vegetable Garden
Other
        
All volunteers must sign a waiver and release before commencing their volunteer work

07, 14 & 21 [Thursdays], 10:00-noon
Native Plants Workdays (year-round, weather permitting)

Time        
 10 am - noon
Location   
Meet at the Oatts Visitor Center
Other
        All volunteers must sign a waiver and release before commencing their volunteer work                 

09, 23 & 30 [Saturday] UK Football Home games

  • Grounds OPEN
  • Visitor parking CLOSED
  • Kentucky Children's Garden CLOSED

28 & 29 [Thursday & Friday]
Visitor Center Closed for Thanksgiving

DECEMBER 2019

05, 12 & 19, 21 [Thursdays], 10:00-noon
Native Plants Workdays (year-round, weather permitting)

Time        
 
10 am - noon
Location   
Meet at the Oatts Visitor Center
Other
       
All volunteers must sign a waiver and release before commencing their volunteer work                 

►07 [Saturday], Two Sessions - 10 to 11 am and 11 am to noon 
Craft a holiday kissing ball & tour of evergreens 
Limited space available, pre-register by calling or sending an email to arboretum@uky.edu
Location   
Oatts Visitor Center 
Cost         
$5 per person/ $10 per family
Ages 
        
For children and adults - family friendly


21 to Jan 5 
Visitor Center Closed for holidays

Coming soon in 2020!

Jan. 17           Glories of the Garden entries due (forms available in December)

Feb.  1            Volunteer Appreciation Brunch & Friends of The Aboretum Meeting
                        10 am to noon at the E.S. Good Barn (more information to come)

Feb. 10 to 28   Glories of the Garden Art Exhibit in the Oatts Visitor Center

Mar. 1              Glories of the Garden Artists' Reception in the Oatts Visitor Center