A Quarterly Newsletter of
Friends of Jensen - Olson Arboretum
Special Issue: 2018 Calendar of Events
Calendar of Events - 2018
In this issue: It's that time of year! THIS issue is devoted to announcing the
2018 Calendar of Events...so,
get out your calendar and save the date - see you at the Arboretum!
Don't miss upcoming issues of TWIGS and all the Arboretum news...
As a reminder, TWIGS is a members-only benefit, so don't wait to renew your membership in Friends of Jensen-Olson Arboretum. Renew now and stay current with all the Arboretum news and events! Look for the Spring issue of TWIGS later this month.

2018 Calendar of Events...SAVE the DATE
(all events at the Arboretum unless otherwise noted)

~ May ~
4th - 6th, American Primrose Society National Show, Centennial Hall
(see all the details in the upcoming Spring issue of TWIGS)
5th, during visitor hours: A Day of Primula
26th, during visitor hours: Alaska Public Gardens Day
May (date and time TBD): volunteer work party

~ June ~
9th, 11:00 - Noon: Children's Program - Garden Yoga and The Word Garden

~ July ~
14th, 11:00 - Noon: Children's Program - Art at the Arboretum
14th, Noon: Combined Annual Picnic: Juneau Garden Club,
American Primrose Society, and Friends of Jensen - Olson Arboretum

~ August ~
11th, 1:00 - 4:00pm: Children's Program - BugDay! (registration required for this
event - details later this year)

Look for flyers at the Arboretum and
around town - and to future issues of TWIGS - with all the details
for the 2018 events.

Is it time to renew your Annual Membership? Visit our website to renew today!
         Mission Statement              
  The vision of the Arboretum is to provide the people of Juneau a place that both teaches and inspires learning in horticulture, natural sciences and landscaping - to preserve the beauty of the landscape for pure aesthetic enjoyment - to maintain the historical and cultural context of the place and its people.
                                                                                                                         Caroline Jensen 
     Friends of Jensen - Olson Arboretum Partners  
Juneau Garden Club

Juneau-Gastineau Rotary Club
   Friends of Jensen - Olson Arboretum Board Members  
*Pat Harris, President *Morgan Humphreys Davis, Vice President 
*Kim Garnero, Treasurer *Vacancy, Secretary
Members at Large: Chiska Derr, Laurie Lamm, Deb Rudis
Ex-Officio Member: Merrill Jensen
Membership Coordinator: Vacancy
Newsletter Editor: Kelly Jensen
Friends of Jensen - Olson Arboretum
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Friends of Jensen - Olson Arboretum is a 501(c)3 charitable organization.
Contributions to FJOA are tax deductible.
Caring for Caroline's Garden
Jensen - Olson Arboretum
23035 Glacier Hwy       Juneau, Alaska 99801    907.789.0139
Visitor Hours: Wednesday - Sunday, 9am - 4:45pm, year round

Nationally Accredited Plant Collection of the genus Primula
Merrill Jensen, BS Ornamental Horticulture
Arboretum Manager and Horticulturist