The year in review, board elections, a reception, and more
Each June, the Arboretum Foundation hosts its annual meeting at the Graham Visitors Center. All Foundation members are invited to attend.
The event includes a slideshow about the Foundation’s fiscal-year activities and achievements from our Board and staff, an update from our UWBG and City partners, the presentation of the Volunteer Legacy Award, and the election of new members to our Board of Directors.
A light reception is held on the terrace of the Graham Visitors Center once the formal proceedings have taken place.
2021 Event Schedule
Meeting & Board of Directors election
Reception—wine and light fare
All members welcome! No admission charge.
2019 Volunteer Legacy Award Winner, Carolyn Kitchell, surrounded by her family, at the Arboretum.
Oct 14, 2020
With elegant forms, delicate leaves, and captivating colors in spring, summer, and fall, Japanese maples can be living works of art. However, how do one choose from among the more than 1,000 recognized varieties that might show up in our local nurseries? In the latest...
Oct 13, 2020
The Arboretum is a treasured place of sanctuary and respite, even more so during such stressful times. While the Graham Visitors Center is currently closed and our normal volunteer programs and events are suspended, the Arboretum grounds remain open to the public. To...
Sep 15, 2020
In July and August, with funding from the Arboretum Foundation, UW Botanic Gardens horticulture staff worked on a project to restore the lower stream channel connecting the two ponds in the Woodland Garden. The channel dates back to the original Olmsted Brothers...