Saint John's Outdoor University

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Upcoming Events

The Nature of Saint John's: A guide to the landscape and spirituality of Saint John's Abbey Arboretum
  • Edited by Larry Haeg ('67) and Jenny Kutter ('03)
  • Paperback, $12.95 in store and online
  • Book Signings: Saturdays, Sept 12 and Oct 17, SJU Bookstore
  • Proceeds benefit Outdoor U and the Abbey Arboretum
Sept 6 -
Oct 17
It's ON 2015 - Defend Our National Title!
  • Outdoor Nation Campus Challenge
Oct 19
Minnesota Natural History Lecture
  • Soils in a Changing Climate, Joe Storlien
Oct 20 -
Dec 31
Abbey Arboretum Archery Deer Hunt
Nov 10
Outdoor U Photo Contest Deadline
Nov 16
Minnesota Natural History Lecture
  • Photo-A-Day: Two Years with a Naturalist, Joe Walewski
Nov 18/19 
Banff Mountain Film Festival
Dec 11
Member Open House
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Outdoor U Blog

  • Updates about maple syrup season, ski trails, deer hunt, volunteering and more. We plan to gradually add more content to the blog so tell us what you want to hear.
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  • Check it out and let us know if you have questions.

Saint John's Abbey Arboretum Land Use Requests

Saint John's Outdoor University

The Program (Outdoor U) and The Place (Abbey Arboretum)

Contact Us

Saint John's Outdoor University
Saint John's University
2346 Science Drive
PO Box 3000
Collegeville, MN 56321

Main Office:
104 New Science Center

(320) 363-3163
Fax (320) 363-3202

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