Nature & Animal Appreciation
Educational Experiences at the Arboretum


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Guided Nature Walks

Walk, explore, and learn from Matt's or Alan's wealth of wisdom, trivia, and wit: Enjoy an educational show-and-tell walk-and-talk with an expert at the Arboretum!
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Shinrin-yoku 

Through guided awareness exercises, Shinrin-yoku (translation: 'Forest Bathing') fosters a deep connection with nature that will nourish you -- mind, body and spirit.
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Healthy Living

These make-your-own-products classes will help you to explore fun and fascinating ways nature can enhance and soothe our well-being.
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FREE Programs 
(for all ages) 


Meet and interact with the friendly Arboretum team to deepen your experience! Learn more about our connections with the living world and each other. We look forward to meeting you!

Nature Play for Wee Ones

Plant-Maker Studio

Garden Fun Stops

Nature-Based 
Therapeutics 


Nature Based Therapeutics are professionally facilitated interactions with plants, animals and natural landscapes to bring about measurable outcomes in human health and well-being. It is nature's way of healing all people in physical, social, emotional and cognitive ways.

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To Register for Class

To register online, click on the "Register" button listed with the class. Or call 612-301-1210 to register by phone. 

Member Perk!
Arboretum Members may invite non-members to attend a class with them at the discounted member rate! Simply register for all participants at the same time in the same order and select the "member" rate for each person at checkout.

Questions?
Call 612-301-1210
or email:
ArbEdu@umn.edu

Cancellation Policy: Registration cancellations must be made two weeks prior to class date in order to receive refund. A $5 processing fee will apply.

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