Category: Events

Spring Plant Sale is Sunday April 15. There will be lots of heirloom tomato plants and tomato plants that perform especially well for our area.

Afternoon at the ArBOOretum

The University of Alabama ArBOOretumThe Afternoon at the ArBOOretum — the annual Halloween-themed celebration of Alabama biodiversity — will be held as a drive-through/online event this year. Scientists from the University of Alabama will be producing videos highlighting biodiversity and demonstrating activites families can complete at home.

Families will be able to pick up bags of supplies for these activities and candy from 1–3 pm on October 24 or 25 at the Harry Pritchett Running Park parking lot next to the UA Arboretum.

More information is available through the UA Arboretum Facebook page and the UA Department of Biological Sciences website.

Please use this link to register for the event.

Go Batty at the Arboretum

  • October 15th, 2010
  • in Events

October 30 from 2-4pm
Join us for an afternoon of entertaining and informative activities focusing on bats. We will BUILD BAT HOUSES to place in the Arboretum, learn about echolocation, trick or treat for BAT SALAD,and MORE! Appropriate for ages 5-12.