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Taltree Arboretum & Gardens snowman building competition now through March 2

Posted on Tuesday, January 14th, 2014 in Nature, Winter

  Taltree Arboretum & Gardens in Valparaiso is hosting a snowman building competition now through March 2, 2014. In order to participate, snowman entries must be built onsite at Taltree. Participants should take a picture and submit their entry via email to with the following information: name, phone, snowman title, date built and Taltree location … Continued

New fall night hikes offer unexpected adventure at Taltree Arboretum & Gardens

Posted on Monday, September 9th, 2013 in Nature

Valparaiso, IN – Taltree Arboretum & Gardens is hosting night hikes Thursdays in September and October.  The night hikes are available September 12 and October 3 at 8:30 p.m., and October 17 at 7:30 p.m. “These hikes are a great way to see how nature behaves, or not, at night.” said Alexis R. Faust, President … Continued

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