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Leila Arboretum

928 Michigan Ave W, Battle Creek, United States



Leila Arboretum is a 72 acre park open from sunrise to sunset.
The site features a Children's Garden, Natural History Museum, Perennial Gardens, A Native Flower Garden, Peace


The bestivus Cardboard Sled Race anywhere - FESTIVUS - is quickly approaching. This is our 10th year and we want 100 sleds in attendance. Please mark your calendar for Saturday, Febru-hairy 3, registration begins at 12:30.

Do you know someone who got engaged over the holidays? Leila Arboretum is a beautiful outdoor venue for a special day! Call 269-969-0270 x-120 to book your event today!

Happy Solstice! May you enjoy more and more daylight every day!

Bring the Family out to the Arboretum this weekend for some sledding and winter fun! Our campus partner, Kingman Museum, Inc., is open Saturday and Sunday from 10-4 if you need a place to warm up a bit!

Are you taking advantage of Cyber Monday deals? Did you know that you can support the arboretum while you shop? Leila Arboretum is a registered charity through both Amazon Smile and GoodShop.

Thank you to all of our Members, Volunteers, Friends, Donors, and Supporters! Have a wonderful Thanksgiving!

Join us for our "Scarecrows and Pumpkins" event in the Kaleidoscope Garden today until 2! Make a scarecrow to take home and earn a pumpkin by finding all the scarecrows hidden in the garden! $2/person recommended.

A new Haunted forest now open for adults this October. Brought to you by The Women's Co-Op, BCMAMS and Leila Arboretum Society. The Terror Trail at Leila Scare-boretum will be open 6 nights in October, culminating in a musical freak show beer garden on October 28. Event hours are from 7pm to 10pm on Friday and Saturday nights, Oct 13,14 - 20, 21 - 27, 28. On the 28th there will be a musical halloween costume bash in the Kaleidoscope Garden at Leila Arboretum with live music from 7pm to 11pm. Terror Trail tours will cost $12 per person and are for people 14yrs and up. For more information contact Brett Myers at 269.317.4893

Join us today at Kingman Museum from 1-4!

Do you enjoy shopping the seasonal sales and clearance items? Are you looking for a way to support programming in the Kaleidoscope Garden? Here are some items that we are always in need of at the garden: • Bubbles • Sidewalk Chalk • Watercolor Paints and Brushes • Pencil Cases and Shoebox-size plastic bins • Squirt Guns • Soft Sprinklers for kids • Garden Gnomes • Yard Games (croquet, bean bags, etc.) Call Katy at 269-969-0270 x120, or email, for more info.


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