Parks and Open Space

Adult Programs

Good Nature!

Where: Wilbur D. May Arboretum, 1595 N. Sierra St, Reno NV 89503
When: Fridays 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm. Dates vary, see below
Cost: Free!
Contact: Katie Bird @ (775) 785-4153 or kbird@washoecounty.us 

The Wilbur D. May Arboretum is proud to present Good Nature! Walking Tours for Older Adults (50+).  Each walk is designed around a theme and is carefully thought out to accommodate all those who attend.  Walks are led by volunteers, professionals, and enthusiasts.  Join us as we stroll through the gardens and learn something new.  The upcoming schedule can be found below and contact the Arboretum Educator to sign up. 

Upcoming Walks

Meet at May Arboretum West Entrance, next to May Museum
Coming soon!

Tuesday Tree Talks

Where: Wilbur D. May Arboretum, 1595 N. Sierra St, Reno NV 89503
When: Last Tuesday of the month @ 1:00 p.m. Dates vary, see below
Cost: Free!
Contact: Katie Bird @ (775) 785-4153 or kbird@washoecounty.us

Join us as we learn about the plant communities of the May Arboretum from local experts.  This program is designed for adults, academia, and plant enthusiasts.  

Upcoming Walks

Meet at May Arboretum south entrance (by ranch house)

April 30: "Eastern Trees" with Arboretum Educator Katie Bird
May 28: Local Tree Expert Rod Haulenbeek
June 25:
*Potential Date* check back to confirm.
July 30: *Potential Date* check back to confirm.
There will be no August Tree Talk.
September 24: May Arboretum Horticulturist Bill Carlos

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