Jacksonville Arboretum & Botanical Gardens, 1445 Millcoe Road, Jacksonville, FL 32225  

Jacksonville Arboretum & Botanical Gardens Receives Grants to Start Master Plan Process

Jacksonville, Fla. (Feb. 10, 2021) – Later this month, the Arboretum will begin the exciting process of developing a master plan to design and install botanical gardens on the property. The master plan process was made possible by generous grants of $30,000 from the...

Jacksonville Arboretum & Botanical Gardens Elects New Board Members

News Release Jacksonville, Fla. (Nov. 10, 2020) – The Jacksonville Arboretum & Botanical Gardens Board of Directors elected two new board members for 2020-2021: Jacksonville residents Adina Pollan and Jennifer Marko. About the New Board Members Pollan is a...

Jacksonville Arboretum and Gardens is Becoming More ADA Accessible

News Release Jacksonville, Fla. (November 4, 2019) – The Jacksonville Arboretum & Gardens (JAG) is one-step closer to becoming permanently ADA accessible. Construction is underway on the South Loop paving project and will be complete in the coming weeks. This...

2020 ‘A Brush with Nature’ Plein Air Artists Event Set for Oct. 17-18

News Release Artists on-site and through additional virtual event create, sell their work to support the nonprofit Jacksonville Arboretum & Gardens, local artists Jacksonville, Fla. (Aug. 18, 2020) – The Jacksonville Arboretum & Gardens (JAG) and First Coast...

Jacksonville Arboretum Thanks Donors During Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for South Loop Ravine Overlook

News Release Thanks to donors, the Jacksonville Arboretum & Gardens now has a permanent ADA-accessible paved path for mobility-impaired visitors, representing a $50,000 investment Jacksonville, Fla. (July 20, 2020) Jacksonville Arboretum & Botanical Gardens...

Jacksonville Arboretum & Gardens Reopens to Public at 8 a.m., April 22

News Release Signage will remind visitors to maintain ‘social distancing,’ with no large gatherings allowed Jacksonville, Fla. (April 21, 2020) – After closing on March 16 in accordance with city, state and federal guidelines to slow and reduce the spread of the...

Dana Doody Joins Jacksonville Arboretum & Gardens as Executive Director – Feb. 26, 2020

News Release Jacksonville, Fla. (Feb. 26, 2020) – The Jacksonville Arboretum & Gardens Board of Directors has hired Dana Doody as executive director for the nonprofit organization. Doody brings more than 13 years of nonprofit experience to the position and most...

Jacksonville Arboretum & Gardens Elects 2020 Board Officers

Jacksonville, Fla. (Jan. 21, 2020) – The Jacksonville Arboretum & Gardens Board of Directors has elected board officers for 2020. Jacksonville Beach resident Ron Whittington was elected to a second term as board president and Anne Lewellen was elected to her...

Starner, Blalock Join Jacksonville Arboretum & Gardens Board

News Release Jacksonville, Fla. (Feb. 18, 2019) – Lindsay Starner and Kevin Blalock have been elected to the Jacksonville Arboretum & Gardens (JAG) Board of Directors. Starner devoted more than 20 years of her career to JEA where she began as Environmental...

Jacksonville Arboretum & Gardens Receives $9,000 Challenge Grant from the Delores Barr Weaver Fund

News Release Jacksonville, Fla. (Feb. 4, 2019) – Delores Barr Weaver has approved a one-to-one matching challenge grant for up to $9,000 to provide capital funds to the Jacksonville Arboretum & Gardens. The Delores Barr Weaver Fund grant will match up to $9,000...
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