Save the date:
October 23, 7 p.m.
Fall Gardeners’ Lecture Series Presents: Katy Moss Warner
President Emeritus of American Horticultural Society and Judge with America in Bloom.
Lecture will be at UK HealthCare Pavilion
Arboretum Friends/Master Gardeners $10
General Public $10/Students with I.D. $5
Programs meet at the Visitor Center
unless otherwise noted.
Estate & Planned Giving Seminar
Sunday, October 20th, 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
At this seminar you will learn how proper estate planning can benefit you and your family. Learn about the basics of estate planning and the tax advantages it can offer including immediate and future tax deductions, potentially increased investment earnings and the satisfaction of giving during your lifetime. We hope to see you there! Refreshments will be served. Free.
50 Shades of Green: Courtship and Mating in the Plant Kingdom
Tuesday, November 12, 6 p.m.
Instructor: Todd Rounsaville
This class will explore the evolutionary history that has shaped contemporary reproductive strategies in plants. The bizarre, complex, and fascinating pollination strategies will also be highlighted with a focus on native plants. Come discover the strange world of flowers that mimic animals, melt snow, change sex, and even kill their own pollinators.
Cost: $5 ($4 for Friends)
Children’s Programs November & December
Meet at the Visitor Center
Please dress appropriately for the weather
Cost: $3 per child/session
Pre-registration is required. Call 859-257-9339 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Wednesday, November 6, 10-11 a.m.
Investigate the colors of autumn by going on a hike and making natural artwork to take home.
Saturday, November 23, 10-11 a.m.
Fall is a wonderful time to examine different seeds. We will go on a hike looking for seeds and make seed art to take home.
Short Days, Long Nights
Saturday, December 14, 10-11 a.m.
As we near the winter solstice, we are approaching the longest night of the year. In this program we will determine why daylight changes and play with light.
Wednesday, December 18, 10-11 a.m.
Join us to discover what animals do in winter. We will go on a hike looking for animal homes and make a winter habitat of our own.