Garden Social and Plant Sale

The Iowa Arboretum is holding a Garden Social and Auction on Friday, May 4. There is a plant sale from 4-6 p.m., the meal and silent auction starts at 5 and the live auction at 6:30. Meet Charity Nebbe, host of IPR and several TV shows, as she takes the floor as our celebrity auctioneer.

Tickets for the social at $60 and may be bought by calling the Arboretum at 515-795-3216, going online at or stopping by at the Arboretum.

There will also be a full-day plant sale on Saturday, May 5, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., celebrating the Arboretum’s 50th anniversary.