Temple Ambler In Bloom

Celebrate the Arboretum with Us!

Temple Ambler in Bloom LogoTemple Ambler in Bloom

Saturday, September 12

4 to 6:30 p.m.

Register Online (Coming Soon!)

How does our garden grow? With you of course! Join us in the gardens for our annual garden party to support the Ambler Arboretum of Temple University. Explore the gardens, enjoy light refreshments and live music by Fox School of Business alumnus Tyler Hunsberger.

Shop our live and silent auctions featuring unique plants, stunning artwork and exceptional experiences.  

Proceeds from this event go towards the maintenance of the gardens and their infrastructure including new signage and plantings.

View our sponsors.

View images from the 2018 event!


Individual - $60
Arboretum Associate - $40
Student - $30
Child (6-12) - $20

Register for the 2019 event online (coming soon!) or mail your payment to: Temple University Ambler, Temple Ambler in Bloom, 580 Meetinghouse Road, Ambler, PA 19002. Make checks payable to “Temple University.” Write "Temple Ambler in Bloom" in the memo.

To take advantage of the Member rate, please become an Ambler Arboretum Associate by visiting here! All individual level associates are given the opportunity to attend this year’s event at the Arboretum Associate rate of $40. For just $5 more than the Individual rate, you will receive a year’s worth of benefits and attend this year’s garden party fundraiser!

If you are unable to attend the event, or if you would like to make a gift with your registration, visit giving.temple.edu/arboretum.

For additional information, contact Kathleen Salisbury at 267-468-8400 or kathleen.salisbury@temple.edu.

Become an Event Sponsor

Become a Temple Ambler in Bloom event sponsor* and help support the future of the Ambler Arboretum! Please note: All sponsorships received by Wednesday, July 11, will be included in this year’s invitation.

*All sponsorship levels are tax-deductible as permissible by law.

Sponsorship levels are:

  • Beech - $10,000 ($9,600 tax deductible)

    • 10 guest tickets, name/logo on event invitation and event program, website, and sponsorship signage at event. Opportunity to speak at event in front of all guests.

  • Sycamore - $5,000 ($4,580 tax deductible)

    • 8 guest tickets, name/logo on event program, website and sponsorship signage at event.

  • Cedar - $2,500 ($2,260 tax deductible)

    • 6 guest tickets, name/logo on website and sponsorship signage at event.

  • Oak - $1,000 ($840 tax deductible)

    • 4 guest tickets, name/logo on website and sponsorship signage at event.

  • Maple - $500 ($420 tax deductible)

    • 2 guest tickets, name/logo on website and sponsorship signage at event.

  • Friend - $100 ($60 tax deductible)

    • 1 guest ticket, name/logo on sponsorship signage at event.

Don’t want to use all of your guest tickets? The extra tickets will be made available to students and staff as available.

You may make your sponsorship donation online here. Sponsorship checks should be made payable to "Temple University" and sent to: Temple University Ambler, Attn: Kathy Salisbury, 580 Meetinghouse Road, Ambler, PA 19002. Please include the names of your guests.

Additionally, please contact Kathleen Salisbury, Arboretum Director, with the names of your guests as well as how you would like your name to read in recognition of your sponsorship. Contact Kathleen Salisbury at 267-468-8400 or kathleen.salisbury@temple.edu.

Donate to the Auctions

We are looking for unique plants, extraordinary experiences and stellar artwork to offer at the auctions. If you have something you would like to donate, please reach out to Kathy Salisbury, Arboretum Director, at kathleen.salisbury@temple.edu or 267-468-8400.



Phil and Barbara Albright

The Mill Spring Foundation



Schiel Family Foundation



New Moon Nursery


Suzanne Smith-Oscilowski and Alex Oscilowski



Poison Ivy Horticulturist, Inc

The Claghorn Family

Mary Anne B. Fry

Vicki Lewis McGarvey

Joshua Meyer

Mark and Paula Solomon



Liz Ball and Rick Ray

John and Julie Bartlett and Gettysburg Gardens, LLC

Carter Van Dyke Associates

Michael Colibraro

Marylou Delizia

Dee Hillas

Jim and Kathy Hilty

Karrie and Ron Hontz

Wesley Wolf and Catherine Hunt

Stephanie Ives

Karl David Krelove in Memory of Lilian Lubin Krelove '41

William and Rebecca Mifflin

Susan Morse

Primex Garden Center

Susan and Matthew Sacks

Frederick N. Schroeder

Louisa A. Spottswood

Jody and Gary Sprague


Beverage Sponsor

Tannery Run Brew Works Logo


Floral Sponsor


In-Kind Donors

Ambler Flower Shop

Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve

Carol Ashton Hergenhan

Carter Van Dyke

Catina Feliz


Colibraro Landscape Nursery

Cymron Cottage

Deck's Hardware

El Jewel Box

Floral and Hardy of Skippack

From the Boot

George's Market

Gettysburg Gardens, LLC

Harmony Hill Nursery


Jim Alterman

JoAnne Epps

Kathy Salisbury

Longwood Gardens

Mary Pat Ford

Meadowbrook Gardens

Michener Art Museum

Morris Arboretum

Moyer Indoor/Outdoor

Pinelands Nursery

Richard Englert

Scott Rawlins

Steven Kristoph Nursery

Suzanne Smith-Oscilowski

Temple University Ambler Campus Criminal Justice Training Programs

Temple University Ambler Office of Non-Credit and Continuing Education

Temple University Bookstore

Temple University Landscape Architecture and Horticulture

Temple University Small Business Development Center - Ambler Campus

Tiffany Perennials

Tyler Arboretum

Vincent Aloyo

Wolf Run Landscapes

Young Starrs Theater Company