Temple Ambler In Bloom

Celebrate the Arboretum with Us!

Temple Ambler in Bloom LogoTemple Ambler in Bloom

Saturday, September 14

4 to 6 p.m.

Register Online

Temple Ambler in Bloom is a fundraiser to support the Ambler Arboretum of Temple University. This annual garden party invites alumni, community residents, faculty, staff and local business to support the programs, activities and infrastructure of the Ambler Arboretum.  

Live music, food and drink, live and silent auctions all make this a fun evening for a great cause. Mark your calendar!

Temple Ambler in Bloom 2018

Proceeds from last year’s event went to help tell the story of the Ambler Arboretum's past, present and future through educational signage and technology. Learn about this 2018's event sponsors!

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

Register for the 2019 event online 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 ($9,400 tax deductible)

    • 15 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 ($4,600 tax deductible)

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

  • Cedar - $2,500 ($2,180 tax deductible)

    • 8 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

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.

2018 Event Sponsors Were


Barbara and Phil Albright


Schiel Family Foundation

Ludwig Business Consultants


Mary Scott and Frederic S. Claghorn

Mary Anne Fry

New Moon Nursery


Dr. Vicki McGarvey

Parkland Nurseries


JoAnne Epps

Dee Hillas

Dr. James and Kathleen Hilty

Wesley J. Wolf and Catherine T. Hunt

Pauline Hurley-Kurtz

Koller and Associates

In Memory of Lilian Lubin Krelove (’41)

William E. & Rebecca H. Mifflin

Mari Radford and Eric Lindhult

Fritz Schroeder

Jody Sprague

Generous in-kind donations to this event have been made by the following:

The Academy of Natural Sciences

Act II Playhouse

Ambler Area YMCA

Ambler Flowers

Awbury Arboretum

Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve

Bridget’s Steakhouse

Broad Axe Tavern

Cantina Feliz


Stephanie Cohen

Colibraro’s Nursery

Deck’s Hardware

From the Boot

George’s Market at Dreshertown

Giant Grocery Store

Great Barn Brewery

Harmony Hill Nursery

Liacouras Center

Longwood Gardens

Morris Arboretum

Philadelphia Society of Botanical Illustrators

Pinelands Nursery

Polites Florist

Primex Garden Center

Rick Ray


Strasburg Railroad Company

Tyler Arboretum