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April 2017

Environmental Leaders Exhibit

April 1 @ 8:00 am - April 30 @ 7:00 pm
Taltree Arboretum & Gardens,
450 West 100 North
Valparaiso, IN 46385 United States

The relationship between humankind and nature has been controversial in almost every culture. In the United States, heightened awareness of conservation issues began as early as 1850. Can you name five people that helped shape conservation in the United States? Can you name conservationists from Indiana? Join us in discovering who they are! Hike Heron Pond Trail to see the Environmental Leaders Exhibition.  These carved statues and busts were created out of wood gathered from fallen trees on Taltree’s grounds and…

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May 2017

Fairy House Garden exhibit

May 1 - June 30
Taltree Arboretum & Gardens,
450 West 100 North
Valparaiso, IN 46385 United States

This trail of whimsical miniature gardens surrounds Heron Pond. Made from natural and recycle materials, each home is unique with a natural landscape to match its personality.

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Fairy Gardening Class

May 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Taltree Classroom,
71 North 500 West
Valparaiso, IN 46385 United States
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Learn how to create your own fairy garden!

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Mother’s Day Pampering

May 7 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Taltree Arboretum & Gardens,
450 West 100 North
Valparaiso, IN 46385 United States

Time for Mom to take a break and create at-home luxuries. Participants will work alongside Heather from Soapwood Art Studio to create a zesty and uplifting "Lemon Thyme Salt Scrub" and a soothing "Oat and Herb Bath Bag." Take home these two finished products and the recipes, a small bottle of lemon essential oil and most importantly, a revived sense of self! Space is limited- register by May 1. After this class, explore the arboretum and look for all the…

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Mom and Me- Mother’s Day Painting

May 7 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Taltree Arboretum & Gardens,
450 West 100 North
Valparaiso, IN 46385 United States

Bring Mom out to Taltree and join artist Susan Young in creating a beautiful painting. Mom and child will work together to paint their 16 x 20 inch canvas. Susan will inspire creativity and instruct at a pace for all ages. Below is a sample of the paining and participants can choose their own colors. Pricing is per canvas. Additional children pay admission. Register by April 30. May is a wonderful time to explore the arboretum! Before your paint class,…

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Behind the Scenes Tour of the Award-Winning Railway Garden

May 13 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Taltree Arboretum & Gardens,
450 West 100 North
Valparaiso, IN 46385 United States

In honor of National Train Day, take a behind-the-scenes look at Taltree's Railway Garden. Learn about the locomotives in the age of the steam engines and get an exclusive tour of the largest outdoor railway garden display in the Midwest. Get a peek at the operating room and large collection of train cars and engines. This tour is suitable for adults and children over the age of 10. Time Slots Available: 11-11:30am, 12-12:30pm, 1-1:30pm Cost:$5.00 per person. Advanced registration is required.…

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Mother’s Day

May 14 @ 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Taltree Arboretum & Gardens,
450 West 100 North
Valparaiso, IN 46385 United States

Mothers everywhere are invited to join us at Taltree Arboretum & Gardens on Mother's Day! With entry to the arboretum being free of charge to mothers, the first 50 mothers will receive a flower as well. Several exhibits including the Fairy Gardens Exhibit and the 18 Artist Exhibit will be available for viewing. 15-minute carriage rides for $3 provided by the Carriage and Sleigh Association of Northwest Indiana will also be available! The carriages will be there from 12 p.m.-3…

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Fairy Gardening Class

May 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Taltree Classroom,
71 North 500 West
Valparaiso, IN 46385 United States
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Learn how to create your own fairy garden!

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June 2017

Fairy Gardening Class

June 3 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Taltree Classroom,
71 North 500 West
Valparaiso, IN 46385 United States
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Learn how to create your own fairy garden!

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Acorn Concert Series- The Steepwater Band & JJ & Dre

June 10 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Taltree Arboretum & Gardens,
450 West 100 North
Valparaiso, IN 46385 United States

The Steepwater Band and JJ & Dre Presented by HighTower Scannell Wealth Management and Thorgren Industries   Sharing shows with music legends such as Buddy Guy, Cheap Trick, and Heart The Steepwater Band headlines this outdoor rock and blues concert on Taltree's beautiful stage. Formed in 1998, The Steepwater Band favors British blues, Psychedelia, Americana, Jazz, and Rock & Roll. JJ & Dre, a Chicago Rock & Roll band with Midwest soul, will get the party started before headliner takes the stage.  Craft beer,…

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