The Arboretum is open to the public free of charge, seven days a week during daylight hours (from dawn to dusk).
The LSU Hilltop Arboretum is located at 11855 Highland Road, Baton Rouge (70810), approximately 6 miles south of LSU, between Bluebonnet Boulevard and Siegen Lane.
Discover Nature Programs: Through a partnership with the Capital Area Native Plant Society (CANPS) and the Louisiana Master Naturalist of Greater Baton Rouge (LMNGBR) we are proud to offer an exciting series of “Discover Nature” programs featuring local experts that are in touch with nature and are eager to share their experiences. All programs will begin at 6:30pm in the Beverly Brown Coates Auditorium. For members of Hilltop, CANPS and LMNGBR the fee is $5 per program, $10 for non-members, pay at the door.
Sept. 25, 2018
“It’s About Birds and Butterflies”
Date: Tuesday, September 25, 6:30pm
Featuring: Helen Peebles
“Creating Safe Passages for Plants and Pollinators”
Date: Tuesday, October 23, 6:30pm
Featuring: Mary Williams
Sept. 30, 2018
Saturday, Oct 6, 9 am – 4 pm
Sunday, Oct 7, 12 noon – 4 pm
First Sunday at LA Art & Science Museum and other Current Programs at the Museum
For more information on the museum and registration for activities below, go to www.lasm.org
Programs for children and families
Special Programs for Children and Families
Kids' Lab Weekend Chemistry Program
Second and Fourth Saturdays and Sundays of each month
Sessions are 45 minutes in length. Saturdays at 10:15 AM, 12:00 PM, & 2:00 PM Sundays at 1:30 PM & 3:00 PM
A "Yard of the Month," is awarded during the spring, summer and fall months. Judges for this award are members of the beautification committee and other volunteers. The judging is usually during the 2nd week of the current month. A sign in the winning yard is displayed for the month and the winner is awarded a gift certificate to Harb's Oasis. The winning yards can be seen on the links below.
A special thanks to the Harb family for sponsoring this event to encourage individual residents to beautify and maintain their yards!
2018 Yards of the Month
Kim and Don Moore on Oak Haven Ave.
2017 Yards of the Month
Charles and Frances Brady on Pastureview Dr.
Frank and Gerry Prestia on Mossy Oak
Roy and Laurie Aicklen on Twisted Oak Dr.
Stephanie and Simon Nguyen Oak Haven Ave.
Farris and Yolanda Gransberry on Mossy Oak Dr.
2016 Yards of the Month
Lynne and Jack Stitelar on Chester Dr.April 2016
Bill & Monie Herbert on Oakdale Dr.
Wendy Waguespack on Pastureview Dr.
Mark and Debbie Kirsch on Masterson Dr.
Farris and Yolanda Gransberry on Mossy Oak Ave.
2015 Yards of the Month
2013 Yards of the Month
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