Saint John's Outdoor University

we changed our name! 
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Learn more about the new name and logo, or read about the name change in the winter issue of Sagatagan Seasons.


Upcoming Events

mid-March to
Maple Syrup Season
Monthly, Sep-Nov
& Feb-Apr 
Natural History Lecture Series
  • Apr 21: The Biology of Resurrection
  • Send us your suggestions for topics or speakers! 
 Wed., April 23
Ecological Footprints
Climate Change from a Franciscan Perspective
 Apr 29, May 1, 6,
7, and 8
Potential Prescribed Burns 
Saturday, May 3
Fruit at the Finish Triathlon
 Saturday, May 10
Spring Plant Sale 
 Saturday, May 17
Spring Birding Day 
May 20-24
Wilderness Advanced First Aid (WAFA) 
Saturday, June 28 
Collegeville Kidstock 
See it now!
Patrick Dougherty Artist-in-Residence
Buy a seat on the bus
CONGRATULATIONS! We hit 102 buses in November.
Thanks...and keep giving!


Saint John's Abbey Arboretum Land Use Requests

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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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