Camps and Classes

Camps and Classes Calendar

September 2018

Public Events

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  • Saturday, September 8, 2018 9:00 am - 11:00 am

    Super Saturdays at the Arb!

    Location: Jasper Educational Center
    Description: School is in session but there's still time to enjoy the beautiful outdoors at the Arboretum. Play games, make a root beer float, and take a tent break with your favorite stuffed animal (you bring along) and a book. Join us once a month as we provide play time for children ages 5-9 here at the Arboretum. See you at the Arb!
    This form stopped accepting submissions on September 8, 2018 9:00 am CDT.
    Contact Information:
    Mary Jo Wegner Arboretum and East Sioux Falls Historic Site
    605-367-4414
  • Thursday, September 13, 2018 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Location: Mabel & Judy Jasper Educational Center at the Mary Jo Wegner Arboretum & East Sioux Falls Historic Site
  • Friday, September 14, 2018 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Saturday, September 15, 2018 10:00 am - 11:00 am

    A Walk in the Woods

    Location: Meet at Jasper Educational Center
    Description: Take a guided walk with Diane Gildemaster, Executive Director, offering great insight into the history of East Sioux Falls and the Mary Jo Wegner Arboretum. See the majesty of old-growth trees with the largest Bur Oak in South Dakota and visit various locations to explore the native plants and trees at the Mary Jo Wegner Arboretum. Registration is being taken at the Community Education site at www.sf.k12.sd.us.
    Contact Information:
    Mary Jo Wegner Arboretum and East Sioux Falls Historic Site
    605-367-4414
  • Friday, September 21, 2018 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Dedication of Trudy Peckham Memorial Art Work

    Location: Formal Gardens at Mary Jo Wegner Arboretum
    Description: Dedication of Trudy Peckham Memorial Art Work by artist Darwin Wolf. Trudy was great friends with Mary Jo Wegner and together they helped develop the vision of our beautiful park. Join us for a short ceremony at 11 am with a welcoming party inside the Mabel and Judy Jasper Educational Center.
    Contact Information:
    Mary Jo Wegner Arboretum and East Sioux Falls Historic Site
    605-367-4414
  • Saturday, September 22, 2018 10:00 am - 11:00 am

    What Will Your Sock Grow?

    Location: Jasper Educational Center
    Description: How many times have you been told to not go outside with your socks on? Well now you can! Slip on a pair of old well loved socks and experience the sensation of the ground beneath your feet as you peruse the Mary Jo Wegner Arboretum in search of a multitude of seeds to stick to your soles! Kick up your feet and learn about the miraculous parts of a plant and how they sprout from seeds to a garden of beauty!
    Plant your socks to take home and water with care to see what grows in your sock garden! Bring the garden back to the Arboretum when interesting plants show up and learn more about what grew! Ages 4-10. Class offered through Sioux Falls Community Education program.
    Contact Information:
    Mary Jo Wegner Arboretum and East Sioux Falls Historic Site
    605-367-4414
  • Tuesday, September 25, 2018 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

    Make Your Own Fall Greeting Cards

    Location: Jasper Educational Center
    Description: Taught by Doni Rolfson from Hartford, SD, you will be able to create and take home 3 beautiful fall greeting cards. All the supplies are included in the price. For adults-- spend your afternoon at our beautiful park and take away some of those great fall memories with your cards. Cost of class is $20.00. Reserve your spot today!
    This form stopped accepting submissions on September 25, 2018 1:30 pm CDT.
    Contact Information:
    Mary Jo Wegner Arboretum and East Sioux Falls Historic Site
    605-367-4414
  • Saturday, September 29, 2018 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Location: Wedding Garden area
    Description: The formal garden will be occupied with private event from 3:00 - 6:00 p.m.