Category Archives: Allen Centennial Gardens

May 1st, 2018

Put some “spring” in your step with a visit to our neighborhood, Saturday, May 5! From 10:00 AM until 1:00 PM, the D.C. Smith Greenhouse, Allen Centennial Garden, Leopold Residence Hall (rooftop […]

April 30th, 2018

Spring is in the air and can abide with you in home or office when you purchase a plant during the UW Horticulture Society plant sale. The spring plant sale […]

May 2nd, 2017

Take a break from your studies and put some “spring” in your step with a visit to our neighborhood, Saturday, May 6.  From 10:00 AM until 1:00 PM, the D.C. Smith Greenhouse, Allen […]

November 28th, 2016

We are the home of many disciplines. Agriculture, botany, cookbooks, design, environment science…all the way to zoology! Our collections reflect the diversity of our disciplines. We have librarians who are […]

September 22nd, 2016

The Department of Horticulture and the Friends of Allen Centennial Garden invite students, staff and community to attend an afternoon of presentations about the study and use of medicinal plants […]

May 2nd, 2016

Put some spring in your step with a visit to our neighborhood, Saturday, May 7.  From 9:00 AM until 1:00 PM, the D.C. Smith Greenhouse, Allen Centennial Garden, BioTron and Steenbock […]

February 8th, 2016

If you find yourself in our Steenbock Library neighborhood this coming weekend, be sure to take in the luminous winter landscape of the Allen Garden!  From 5:30-7:00 PM, February 19-20, the […]

November 30th, 2015

Freshen your winter habitation with a living ornament! On Saturday, December 5, the Allen Centennial Garden will host a “living ornaments” workshop from 10:00 AM – noon. The living ornament you craft […]

September 8th, 2015

A favorite destination in our Steenbock Library neighborhood is the Allen Centennial Garden. On Sunday, September 13 (2:00-4:00 PM), the Allen Garden will be hosting an afternoon of free, fun […]

September 1st, 2015

Calling all student design and garden enthusiasts! The Allen Centennial Garden is hosting a garden design competition for UW-Madison students. The winning design team will demonstrate (build/plant) its design this coming […]