Highlands Biological Station buildings remain closed to visitors with the exception of limited visitor hours for the Nature Center.  HBS Botanical Garden trails remain open, and in accordance with University policy masks and physical distancing are required on the HBS campus.  Highlands Biological Station currently plans to offer academic and public programming in summer 2021, observing University mandated Covid-19 safety protocols.  For the safety of the HBS summer community, before being permitted to work or study at HBS prospective summer students, teaching faculty, and researchers must provide documentation of (1) having received a Covid-19 vaccine or (2) a negative Covid-19 test taken within 3 days of planned arrival.  Please see the HBS website for full summer 2021 Covid-19 safety policies and procedures, and bear in mind that University policy and HBS program plans are subject to change in light of developments with the pandemic this spring. 

Soiree at Kenridge

July 28, 2019 at 6pm

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The Highlands Biological Foundation will celebrate the 92 year of the Highlands Biological Station with a soiree at the home of Ella and Chip Flower on July 28 at 6pm.  The Foundation annually hosts a summer soiree to raise funds to support the three facets of the Highlands Biological Station: Highlands Botanical Garden, Highlands Nature Center and the Highlands Biological Laboratory.

$250 per person



Tricia and Inman Allen

Judy and Dick Allison

Elizabeth Bradham

Jenny Lynn and Waldo Bradley

Ruth and Tom Claiborne

Vevie and Lawrence Dimmitt

Martha and Michael Dupuis

Ruth and Berryman Edwards

Beverly Ellars

Melinda and Jim Ethier

Monte and Palmer Gaillard


Anne and Dick Goodsell

Amanda and Greg Gregory

Julia and Bill Grumbles

Marianne and Ben Jenkins

Cathy and Paul Jones

Cookie and Harrison Jones

Carol and Stiles Kellett

Alfred Kennedy and Bill Kenny

Frank Langford

Elizabeth and David Martin

Melanie and Tom Mauldin


Kathleen Cheek-Milby & Jim Milby

Heath Massey & John Mitchener

Stephanie and Bill Reeves

Cheryl and Hugh Sargent

Rachel Friday and Jeff Schenck

Nancy and Tred Shurling

Lyda S. White and Art Steineker

Carol and Rusty Stewart

Martha and Hal Stibbs

Jennie Stowers

Jane and Tom Tracy