Home Grown Holidays: Now until Dec. 22. Weekdays - 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Saturdays: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Sundays: noon to 4 p.m.

See varieties of Iowa grown Christmas trees. All are beautifully decorated for the season through the creativity of local clubs, schools and organizations. Take time to shop for the perfect holiday present in the Arboretum’s gift shop.

Holiday Gala: Saturday, Dec. 14, 5-8 p.m.

A fundraising event to bring in the holiday. Enjoy fine food, music by The Bill Martin Group and conversation. Tickets are $60 per person.

The Iowa Arboretum is located at 1875 Peach Ave., south of the Ledges State Park.