Celebrating 50 Years of The Iowa Arboretum Photo Contest

The Iowa Arboretum is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year and we are seeking images that convey the beauty of the Arboretum throughout the year. Photographers of all ages and talent are encouraged to participate!

Our first contest started January 8th and will run through February 28th.

For more information and complete submission guidelines, click here.


Membership Incentive Program

The Iowa Arboretum is offering an exciting, new incentive program for current members to introduce someone new to the Arboretum.  For each new membership a current member brings in, the current member will be entered into a drawing to win a pendulum sculpture like the one pictured.  This incentive program begins March 1, 2017 and will run through February 28, 2018 with the drawing taking place March 1, 2018. To sign up call (515) 795-3216 or email heather@iowaarboretum.org.

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