Tyler Arboretum, one of the oldest and largest arboreta in the northeastern United States, is a valued community resource and cultural destination. Open year round, with 650 contiguous acres and 17 miles of hiking trails, Tyler provides a natural sanctuary for families, children and adults interested in history, nature and horticulture. Tyler Arboretum invites you to connect, explore and grow with nature today!
Come enjoy Tyler’s beautiful spring blooming plants and walk through our meadows and woodlands as well as these fantastic special features:
Children’s Book Reading and Signing: 10:30, 11:00 and 11:30 a.m.: Join international award winning children’s book author, Dr. Jessica Dimuzio, as she reads her latest release, Bow Wow Wow! Green Beans Now? This book tells of canine conservation hero Johnny Angel’s quest for his favorite treat–garden-fresh, mouth-picked green beans–and humorously introduces kids to organic gardening.
Special craft stations for kids from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Free admission on May 9, 2014.