leila arboretum http://wmuk.org en The Children's Garden teaches kids about the natural world through hands-on experience http://wmuk.org/post/childrens-garden-teaches-kids-about-natural-world-through-hands-experience <p>In Battle Creek’s Leila Arboretum, behind a tall wooden fence, one-acre is devoted exclusively to young children. Katy Avery is the Education Manager at Leila Arboretum Society. The<a href="http://www.lasgarden.org/children.html"> Children’s Garden</a> features many small theme gardens.</p><p> Mon, 27 Aug 2012 04:00:00 +0000 Rebecca Thiele 2074 at http://wmuk.org The Children's Garden teaches kids about the natural world through hands-on experience Leilapalooza hopes to revitalize Battle Creek music scene http://wmuk.org/post/leilapalooza-hopes-revitalize-battle-creek-music-scene <p>On Saturday, Battle Creek will host the second annual music festival <a href="https://www.facebook.com/Leilapalooza">Leilapalooza </a>at Leila Arboretum. WMUK's Rebecca Thiele spoke with executive director for the Leila Arboretum Society, Brett Myers, to find out how the festival is working to revitalize the Battle Creek music scene.</p><p></p><p> Mon, 30 Jul 2012 16:58:53 +0000 Rebecca Thiele 3827 at http://wmuk.org Leilapalooza hopes to revitalize Battle Creek music scene