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Few places on Earth are as beautiful as Michigan on a fine fall day. Stroll through the trails & gardens during the early morning or later afternoon at this special time of year.
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There's always something happening at the Arb & Gardens, whether it's a single cactus blooming in the Conservatory or a few thousand people enjoying Earth Day celebrations. Free guided tours. Prescribed burns. Gardening and art classes for kids and adults. School field trips. Seasonal exhibits. Let our calendar help you find the activity that's right for you and your family.

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Few places on earth are as beautiful as Michigan on a fine fall day. Take an afternoon walk through the Arb or Garden trails to see the spectacular autumn foliage.
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  • Ikenobo School of Ikebana
    Lauren Paul of the Detroit Ikebana chapter demonstrates one of the oldest schools of ikebana. Members and guests will explore this more traditional form of floral arranging and take home an arrangement. $15 per person includes materials. Info and reservations: 734.327.6605. Presenter: Ann Arbor Chapter Ikebana International Association.

    Location: Matthaei Botanical Gardens

    Category: Adult Education

    Date: 10/8/2015

    Time: 1 pm to 2:30 pm

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