Introduction to the Tallgrass Prairie at Gabis Arboretum at Purdue Northwest

Introduction to the Tallgrass Prairie at Gabis Arboretum at Purdue Northwest

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Discover the intriguing history and people who are part of the story of the Midwestern tallgrass prairie. Then, explore the arboretum’s signature grasses and wildflowers and hear about their uses by Native Americans and early settlers during this blended hike outdoors through the tallgrass and lecture indoors. Learn how you can be a part of preserving one of the world’s most threatened natural areas and make a difference right here in Valparaiso! Dress for the weather, and wear sturdy shoes. Register by May 10.

Tags: Local Events, Gabis Arboretum, Valparaiso, Classes, Nature, Outdoors, Things To Do

Posted By: Gabis Arboretum at Purdue Northwest

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Date: May 17, 2018
Time: 9:00am - 11:30am

Gabis Arboretum at Purdue Northwest
71 N 500 W
Valparaiso, Indiana 46385


Gabis Arboretum at Purdue Northwest

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Gabis Arboretum at Purdue Northwest is a 330-acre, dog-friendly oak preserve of formal gardens, woodlands, wetlands and prairies with more than 6 miles of hiking trails. Gabis Arboretum is open year round and offers a wide variety of events and classes for all ages. Proceeds received by the nonprofit organization power its conservation, restoration and education initiatives.

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