A Quarterly Newsletter of
Friends of Jensen - Olson Arboretum
Special Issue: 2019 Calendar of Events
Calendar of Events - 2019
In this issue: It's that time of year! THIS issue is devoted to announcing the
2019 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...
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2019 Calendar of Events...SAVE the DATE
(all events at the Arboretum unless otherwise noted)

~ April ~
17th, 5:30pm: Friends of Jensen - Olson Arboretum Annual Meeting
with refreshments; Valley Library

~ May ~
11th, 9:00am: Plant Sale; Safeway Parking Lot
19th, during visitor hours: A Day of Primula
25th, during visitor hours: Alaska Public Gardens Day

~ June ~
1st, 11:00 - Noon: Children's Program - Poop in the Garden

~ July ~
13th, Noon: Combined Annual Picnic: Juneau Garden Club,
Friends of Jensen - Olson Arboretum, and Juneau Chapter American Primrose Society
20th, 11:00 - Noon: Children's Program - Art at the Arboretum

~ August ~
10th, 1:00 - 4:00pm: Children's Program - BugDay!
(registration required for this event - details later this year)

~ Other Dates TBD ~
TBD: Lovely Loo Ribbon Cutting Celebration
TBD: Photography Workshop for adult participants
(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 2019 events.
         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
Members at Large: Chiska Derr, Pat Hartman, Mary Mathisen, Pat White
Ex-Officio Member: Merrill Jensen
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 TM of the genus Primula
Merrill Jensen, BS Ornamental Horticulture
Arboretum Manager and Horticulturist