Tag: Olbrich Gardens

February 20, 2019 11:56 AM

Every February I look forward to the Annual Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon at Olbrich Botanical Gardens, and I know the hundreds of honored volunteers do as well! We share a wonderful lunch, and hear from Olbrich Director Roberta Sladky, Parks Superintendent Eric Knepp and Olbrich's … [read more]

September 21, 2018 2:38 PM

Are you looking for investment opportunities? I'm delighted to inform you that the City of Madison is offering community bonds to support one of the jewels of the City: Olbrich Botanical Gardens. From Oct. 3 – Oct. 9, 2018, residents can purchase City of Madison community bonds, in $500 … [read more]

August 24, 2017 10:26 AM

Olbrich Botanical Gardens was chosen by an expert panel as a contender for "Best Wisconsin Attraction" in the latest 10Best Readers' Choice travel award contest, promoted by USA Today. Cast your vote to show the world what Olbrich means to … [read more]

April 19, 2017 11:13 AM

Fellow Madisonian Alnisa Allgood has been a volunteer since 2004 and her selfless service has just been acknowledged by Volunteer Wisconsin which has named her as a Volunteer Rock Star. Congratulations! I think that it is great to have people such as Alnisa who help to better our … [read more]

October 9, 2015 10:31 AM

The photos don't to it justice, but if you have a chance between now and the end of October please take an evening to head over to Olbrich Gardens and check out Gleam, Art in a New Light. This cutting edge exhibition features site- specific art installations in the outdoor gardens and … [read more]

August 31, 2015 4:37 PM

Olbrich Gardens had hundreds of additional visitors over the weekend as Son of Bucky, a titan arum, more commonly known as a corpse flower came into full bloom. In the tropics, like the plant’s native country Sumatra, the smell attracts beetles and flies which pollinate the flowers and … [read more]