About.

About Starhill Forest Arboretum.

  • About
    In October 2008 Guy and Edie Sternberg formalized their partnership with Illinois College, creating the College’s official arboretum. The German to English translation of Sternberg is Starhill. Guy and Edie Sternberg and Starhill Forest Arboretum were featured in the April 2009 Illinois College Quarterly. Starhill Forest is located five miles southeast of Lincoln’s New Salem in southern Menard County, Ill., 45 minutes east of campus. Guy and Edie offer lectures about oaks, historic trees, native trees and other tree-related topics, tailored for any audience level. Learn more…