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  • June 9, 2021

    The Roundtable Perspective: Understanding Art Therapy

    Leah R. Gipson, LCPC, ATR-BC, Assistant Professor of Art Therapy and Counseling at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago joins host Thomas J. Roach, Ph.D. to discuss the practice of using art as a means of therapy and how art therapy can be used as a way to advocate for social justice.

  • June 2, 2021

    Plant Drawing Workshop

    Join nature artist, Melissa Washburn, to learn how to identify certain plants in the arboretum during a guided hike and then learn how to draw them.

  • April 23, 2021

    Indiana Master Naturalist Series

    This nine-week program is an excellent opportunity for anyone with a love for the outdoors who is wishing to expand their knowledge of plants, wildlife and other natural resources in Indiana.

  • June 14, 2021

    Literature in the Garden: Junior Master Gardener Program

    Bring your children (ages 8-10) to Gabis Arboretum for a reading in the garden with an educational craft afterwards. The class will be taught by Porter County Master Gardeners, Laura Tucker, Linda Mapes and Carolyn Dye.

  • June 24, 2021

    The Roundtable Perspective: Anthologies in American Television

    Molly A. Schneider, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Cinema and Television Arts at Columbia College Chicago discusses the diverse landscape of television and the impact on society that anthology shows and block programming have had.

  • June 9, 2021

    July Guided Hike

    Join a Gabis Arboretum hike docent for a guided hike through the arboretum. This guided hike is free with admission.

  • April 23, 2021

    Indiana Master Naturalist Series

    This nine-week program is an excellent opportunity for anyone with a love for the outdoors who is wishing to expand their knowledge of plants, wildlife and other natural resources in Indiana.

  • June 14, 2021

    Literature in the Garden: Junior Master Gardener Program

    Bring your children (ages 8-10) to Gabis Arboretum for a reading in the garden with an educational craft afterwards. The class will be taught by Porter County Master Gardeners, Laura Tucker, Linda Mapes and Carolyn Dye.

  • June 9, 2021

    July Guided Sunset Hike

    Take a guided hike after hours to enjoy the wildlife and sunset at Gabis Arboretum with one of our docents.

  • June 24, 2021

    The Roundtable Perspective: Kawergosk Syrian Refugee Crisis

    Elizabeth Wuerffel, Associate Professor of Art at Valparaiso University joins Lee Artz, Ph.D. to discuss the plight of Syrian refugees in Iraq.