Education

Gabis Arboretum serves as a living laboratory for education, academic research, conservation and engagement with the natural environment. We offer several informal education programs and certifications to support our mission.

Youth Field Trips

Take advantage of a variety of our outdoor learning spaces! Gabis field trips are available to schools, scouts, home-school groups, community organizations and more.

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Virtual Experiences

Gabis Arboretum offers online programming and presentations as an initiative to engage with the virtual community.

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Indiana Master Naturalist

Nature lovers looking to expand their knowledge of plants, wildlife and other Indiana natural resources can join us for a 10-week course.

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Upcoming Educational Classes

Nov 28

Gabis Arboretum Closed For Thanksgiving Holiday

Gabis Arboretum at Purdue University Northwest will be closed to the public on November 26 and 27. Happy Holidays!

Dec 03

Facebook Live Q&A: Indoor Plants and Holiday Evergreens

Join Nikky Witkowski, extension educator from Purdue Extension, for a Q&A on Facebook Live focusing on indoor plants and holiday evergreens.

Dec 03

Facebook Live Q&A: Indoor Plants and Holiday Evergreens

Join Nikky Witkowski, extension educator from Purdue Extension, for a Q&A on Facebook Live focusing on indoor plants and holiday evergreens.

Jan 16

The Lost Landscapes of Indiana: Prairies and Wetlands of the Hoosier State’s Past and Present

Join Joseph Eisinger for this interesting and exciting webinar on the lost landscapes of Indiana. Registration is $5.

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