Diner en Blanc hosts 2,500 at Dallas Arboretum

Diner en Blanc hosts 2,500 at Dallas Arboretum

(DALLAS, TX — October 10, 2017) The third edition of Le Dîner en Blanc Dallas attracted over 2,500 cultural enthusiasts last night at its top-secret location, the iconic Dallas Arboretum. Guests watched the sun set over White Rock Lake from the lush gardens while string music played. The epicurean event has become world-famous for the […]

Rockwall Kiwanis welcomes ‘Master Gardener on Wheels’

Rockwall Kiwanis welcomes ‘Master Gardener on Wheels’

(ROCKWALL, TX – April 20, 2017) Smith County “Master Gardener on Wheels” and Air Force Vietnam veteran David Gary gave tips on how to turn a backyard into a landscape masterpiece as the guest speaker at the Rockwall Kiwanis meeting on Tuesday, April 18. Through the photos in his PowerPoint presentation, Gary showed how he […]

Dallas Arboretum hosts free panel discussion with education experts on Children’s Garden Opening Day

Dallas Arboretum hosts free panel discussion with education experts on Children’s Garden Opening Day

(DALLAS – Sept. 18, 2013) The Dallas Arboretum Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden opens this Saturday with a special event for teachers from 9:30-11:00 a.m. at the DeGolyer Estate at the Dallas Arboretum. As part of the “Year of the Children’s Garden” initiative, the Arboretum invites math and science school teachers and anyone else interested […]

Friday Study Club learns about glass sculptures coming to Arboretum

Rockwall’s oldest women’s club, Friday Study Club, organized in 1919, met recently in the home of Carolyn Duckworth. The program was presented by Margaret Duncan, a volunteer at the Dallas Arboretum since 2004.  Duncan shared detailed information about glass artist, Chihuly, who will fill the 66 acre garden at the Arboretum with his iconic sculptures […]

Arboretum to host Tour des Fleurs 10K/20K, family walk

(Dallas) More than 3,500 runners are expected to race in the Dallas Arboretum’s sixth annual Tour des Fleurs Saturday, Sept. 17. The 10K/20K race takes place at White Rock Lake and finishes with a post-race party featuring LIVE 80 – the Ultimate 80s Experience, on the Martin Rutchik Concert Lawn. Dozens of local restaurants will […]

Part-time seasonal openings at Dallas Arboretum

Part-time seasonal job opportunities are available at the Dallas Arboretum,8525 Garland Road in Dallas. Come to the job fair from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Aug. 30 at Rosine Hall for an on-the-spot interview. Individuals are need to help during the Arboretum’s fall festival, Saturday, Sept. 17 through Nov. 23, for the following positions: Crossing […]