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October 2016
$35

Wreath Pre-Orders now Available

October 27 @ 12:00 pm - December 1 @ 12:00 pm
Taltree Arboretum & Gardens,
450 West 100 North
Valparaiso, IN 46385 United States
Taltree Wreath

2016 Wreath Sales are now closed! Deck the halls with a unique wreath direct from Taltree Arboretum & Gardens! The Taltree Horticulture Staff is offering handmade, one of a kind wreaths for $35 each. Each wreath is made with real, natural components and assembled by members of our Horticulture team. The arrangements are enhanced with greenery from Taltree's own evergreen collection. Festive and beautiful, these wreaths are an exceptional addition to any holiday decor. Wreaths will be available for pick-up from the…

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Indiana Master Naturalist Class

October 27 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Taltree office & classroom,
71 North 500 West
Valparaiso, 46385 United States
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NOTE: Registration is now closed. Please call Ellen Kapitan at (219) 742-8147 or email ekapitan@taltree.org to be placed on a Spring class waiting list. Taltree Arboretum & Gardens is excited to offer the Indiana Master Naturalist program! The class provides an excellent opportunity for anyone with a love for the outdoors to expand their knowledge of plants, wildlife and other natural resources in Indiana. This 10-week, hands-on course will provide an introduction to Hoosier natural resources through sessions led by…

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Fall Fest Every Saturday in October!

October 29 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Taltree Arboretum & Gardens,
450 West 100 North
Valparaiso, IN 46385 United States
Fall Fest Haunted Railway Garden

Saturdays in October from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. feature Taltree’s Fall Fest! Come to Taltree this Saturday for Fall Fest! This family event has $2 hayrides or Sprout Express rides (both free for kids 3 & younger), free crafts for kids in the Depot Visitor Center, a fun photo area in our picnic grove behind the Railway Garden and snacks available for purchase in the Taltree Store. Be sure to wear your costume October 29th to be entered in our…

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Fall Bulb Sale

October 29 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Railway Garden Depot/Visitors Center,
450 West 100 North
Valparaiso, Select a Country:
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Don't miss our Fall Bulb Sale every Saturday in October while supplies last!  Taltree Horticulturalist George Reid will be on hand from 1 to 5 p.m. for a fall bulb sale outside our Railway Garden Depot. Tulips, daffodils, crocus, snowdrops and iris will be available while supplies last. More details on available bulbs HERE. Come early in the month to get your favorites!          

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November 2016

Taltree Toddlers

November 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Taltree Toddlers

Bring your toddlers to for a nature-themed story followed by a related activity or craft! Inspire your little one to explore nature at our Taltree Toddlers program. Each session, hear a story about plants, animals, or the seasons and take part in a hands-on activity lead by Taltree staff. The program is aimed at children ages 1-4, but others are welcome to attend. Come discover what wonders the natural world has to offer! Pre-registration is required. Taltree Toddlers begins at…

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Taltree 10K

November 12 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Taltree Arboretum & Gardens,
450 West 100 North
Valparaiso, IN 46385 United States

Register Here Lace up your running shoes to support our conservation mission with the Taltree 10K! Enjoy a gorgeous 10K run on our trails surrounded by the beauty of the fall forest. The Taltree 10K trail run is open to runners and walkers of all skill levels. The Taltree 10K course takes runners through the woodland, wetland, and prairie ecosystems on a combination of trail surfaces. Enjoy the colors of the season as you run or walk your way to…

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Trailblazers Science Saturday

November 19 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Join a Taltree naturalist for a themed hike and activity! Programs geared toward youth in grades K-5, but all are welcome to attend. When: 1-3 p.m. Sept. 24, Nov. 19, Dec. 17 Where: Taltree Arboretum & Gardens' Railway Garden Depot, 450 W 100 N, Valparaiso IN Cost: $15 non-members, $10 members. Pay HERE More information: Call Programs Manager Ellen Kapitan at (219) 742-8147 or email ekapitan@taltree.org.

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Taltree Toddlers

November 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Taltree Toddlers

Bring your toddlers for a nature-themed story followed by a related activity or craft! Pre-registration is required. When: Every other Wednesday beginning Sept. 14 (Sept. 14 & 28, Oct. 12 & 26, Nov. 9 & 23 and Dec. 7 & 21) Where: Taltree Arboretum & Gardens' Railway Garden Depot, 450 W 100 N, Valparaiso, IN Cost: $15 for non-members, $10 for members Includes admission for children and one adult PAY HERE More info: Call Programs Manager Ellen Kapitan at (219) 742-8147 or email ekapitan@taltree.org.

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Post-Thanksgiving Stroll

November 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Taltree Arboretum & Gardens,
450 West 100 North
Valparaiso, IN 46385 United States
Walk off your gobble with a post-Thanksgiving stroll

Still full from your Thanksgiving dinner? Bring the whole family and walk it off! After the feast, enjoy some fun with a post-Thanksgiving stroll for all ages. A Taltree naturalist will guide you through the arboretum to explore how our plants and animals are adjusting to the changing season. When: Saturday, November 26th 10 a.m. to noon. Where: Taltree Arboretum & Gardens' Railway Garden Depot, 450 W 100 N, Valparaiso IN Cost: $20 per carload. Reserve your spot here. For more information: Contact…

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December 2016
$20

Holiday Express

December 3 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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All aboard the Holiday Express!

Capture the magic of the season with a special children's event! The Holiday Express returns to Taltree Arboretum & Gardens. Kids are invited to don their favorite PJs for a reading of the modern classic “The Polar Express.” Enjoy festive crafts, coloring pages, snacks, and a visit from a very special guest every week. Experience Taltree’s Railway Garden & Depot as a winter wonderland with a train-themed tree, holiday décor, special trains & more! See the handmade gingerbread village display and…

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