All Scheduled Events

Note: Some recurring events have their own pages, including Wednesday Walks, Dogwood Dash, Home Run For Trees, Field Trips, and Personal Tours. The Arboretum is also the site of several Boone County Extension Horticulture Events.

All classes and events held at the Boone County Arboretum, unless noted otherwise on the event detail page.

All "public" events are always shown. Checking a box here adds those meetings or events (if any are scheduled) into the list displayed below.

July 2015

Story Time in the Children's Garden
07/08/2015 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages 2 to 5 are welcome, must be accompanied by an adult.
Registration required.

Dig in the Dirt
07/14/2015 9:00am - 12:00pm
Volunteer opportunity

What's Eating My Vegetables?
07/14/2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Are you curious what insects or diseases are on your vegetable plants?
Registration required.

Home Run For Trees 2015
07/17/2015 --- 07/18/2015
This is a two day, double elimination, co-ed tournament. Proceeds will benefit the installation of tree canopy in the Northern Kentucky Area, including the Boone County Arboretum.
Registration required.

Dig in the Dirt
07/21/2015 9:00am - 12:00pm
Volunteer opportunity

Friends of BCA Monthly Meeting
07/27/2015 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Monthly meeting of the general membership. "Future members" welcome to attend.
Registration required.

Dig in the Dirt
07/28/2015 9:00am - 12:00pm
Volunteer opportunity

August 2015

Dig in the Dirt
08/04/2015 9:00am - 12:00pm
Volunteer opportunity

Wednesday Walk
08/05/2015 10:00am - 11:00am
A guided, yet informal, leisurely stroll through the Arboretum.

Dig in the Dirt
08/11/2015 9:00am - 12:00pm
Volunteer opportunity

Story Time in the Children's Garden
08/12/2015 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages 2 to 5 are welcome, must be accompanied by an adult.
Registration required.

Dig in the Dirt
08/18/2015 9:00am - 12:00pm
Volunteer opportunity

Fall Vegetable Gardening
08/18/2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Produce your own veggies this fall! Learn how to prepare and maintain your vegetable garden this autumn.
Registration required.

Friends of BCA Monthly Meeting
08/24/2015 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Monthly meeting of the general membership. "Future members" welcome to attend.
Registration required.

Dig in the Dirt
08/25/2015 9:00am - 12:00pm
Volunteer opportunity

September 2015

Dig in the Dirt
09/01/2015 9:00am - 12:00pm
Volunteer opportunity

Wednesday Walk
09/02/2015 10:00am - 11:00am
A guided, yet informal, leisurely stroll through the Arboretum.

Pawpaw Tasting
09/03/2015 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Learn all about cultivation of pawpaw trees while taste testing several different varieties of pawpaw fruit and recipes.
Registration required.

Dig in the Dirt
09/08/2015 9:00am - 12:00pm
Volunteer opportunity

Winners and Losers
09/10/2015 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn about the best and worst performing trees at the Arboretum
Registration required.

Dig in the Dirt
09/15/2015 9:00am - 12:00pm
Volunteer opportunity

Fall Plant Sale
09/19/2015 9:00am - 3:00pm
Unbeatable deals on trees, shrubs, and perennials for your landscape!

Dig in the Dirt
09/22/2015 9:00am - 12:00pm
Volunteer opportunity

Friends of BCA Monthly Meeting
09/28/2015 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Monthly meeting of the general membership. "Future members" welcome to attend.
Registration required.

Dig in the Dirt
09/29/2015 9:00am - 12:00pm
Volunteer opportunity

October 2015

Dig in the Dirt
10/06/2015 9:00am - 12:00pm
Volunteer opportunity

Wednesday Walk
10/07/2015 10:00am - 11:00am
A guided, yet informal, leisurely stroll through the Arboretum.

Dig in the Dirt
10/13/2015 9:00am - 12:00pm
Volunteer opportunity

Dig in the Dirt
10/20/2015 9:00am - 12:00pm
Volunteer opportunity

Autumn Stroll
10/20/2015 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Guided tour of the Arboretum's fall color
Registration required.

The Beautiful Birches: All About the Genus Betula
10/22/2015 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Explore the Birch Collection at the Arboretum through a staff guided tour.
Registration required.

Friends of BCA Monthly Meeting
10/26/2015 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Monthly meeting of the general membership. "Future members" welcome to attend.
Registration required.

Dig in the Dirt
10/27/2015 9:00am - 12:00pm
Volunteer opportunity

November 2015

Crazy for Conifers
11/03/2015 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Enjoy this staff guided tour of the stunning evergreens that give winter interest to the Arboretum.
Registration required.

Friends of BCA Monthly Meeting
11/23/2015 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Monthly meeting of the general membership. "Future members" welcome to attend.
Registration required.

December 2015

Friends of BCA Monthly Meeting
12/07/2015 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Monthly meeting of the general membership. "Future members" welcome to attend.
Registration required.