PARKS
Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania
100 E. Northwestern Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19118
215-247-5777
  • Calendar
    Upcoming events
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      Wellness Walks
    • Saturday, February 25, 2017
    • Arboretum Wellness Walks encourage visitors to step outside and get some exercise by walking the Arboretum's paved paths, in a beautiful, safe environment.
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      Rose Pruning: How and When to Prune
    • Saturday, March 11, 2017
    • Vince Marrocco - Chief Horticulturist, Morris Arboretum Early spring is the time to get your roses ready for a long and full season of blooms. Attendees will be given an overview spring rose care including, pruning, planting, and fertilizing followed by a pruning demonstration.
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      Storytime Nature Yoga
    • Wednesday, March 15, 2017
    • A four-week session of special kid-friendly yoga, exploring movement together through nature-focused stories and songs. Class begins with circle-rhymes and centering warm-ups, and then we move to a story with some songs sprinkled in, and finish with sweet relaxation! Come prepared to stretch and learn some fun poses with your little one. Bring your yoga mat if you have one, or a towel. If the weather permits, we will hold class outdoors!
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      Science Discovery for Homeschoolers
    • Thursday, March 23, 2017
    • This class provides inquiry and exploratory-based lessons designed for homeschooled children ages 6-10. Lessons incorporate science, exercise, microsopes, marshmallow, nature exploration, and more.
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      Walking Mindfulness Meditation
    • Sunday, April 23, 2017
    • Sara Trohaugh - Yoga Teacher and Therapeutic Massage Practitioner Mindfulness meditation helps develop the skills of deep listening to our inner and outer experiences and be more aware of thoughts and the sensory world. This class will guide attendees to be fully present with themselves and to connect deeply with their inner knowing.
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