Monthly Archives: December 2013

December Thaw

By Mary Beth Pottratz Snow sparkles under a filtered sun and a balmy 42⁰ makes for a delicious day. Birds are calling and chattering from shrubs and treetops. Squirrels dart between trees. Just a few short weeks ago they crashed … Continue reading

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Signs of the Season

By Greg Lecker As has been the case for the past two weeks, evergreen trees throughout the Arboretum are frosted with snow.   Over the course of several hours Saturday morning, I strive to capture the changing light on one twisted … Continue reading

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Enchanting Impressions

By Mary Beth Pottratz At six below zero, I don’t expect many people to be at the Arb today. Am I ever wrong! The parking lot is packed. I wonder what’s going on but am drawn from one set of … Continue reading

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Idyll Chatter

By Boak Wiesner A late morning idyll at the junction of the boardwalks on the 1st of December. As the clouds rolled in, the air itself seemed to quiet down. The normal susurrus of traffic on 7 was not very … Continue reading

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