Basic Tree ID

Students examine a twig outside Thornhill Education Center
Learn to identify the common trees you see in local preserves or in your neighborhood.  Use characteristics such as leaves, bark, branches, flowers, and fruit to ID a tree. Learn to use keys and field guides. Walk the grounds of the Arboretum with an expert, who will point out key identifiers of common trees. See and understand your natural surroundings in a new way.

Instructor: Kelly Burns
Notes: Held indoors and outdoors. Limit 18
 

Course number: 
N142
SCHEDULE AND LOCATION: 

Friday, June 16, 2017, 9:00 to 11:30 a.m., or Thursday, June 22, 2017, 6:30 to 9:00 p.m.
Thornhill Education Center

  • Section A: Friday, June 16, 9:00 to 11:30 a.m.
  • Section B: Thursday, June 22, 6:30 to 9:00 p.m.
     
FEES AND ADMISSION: 

Nonmembers: Fees include admission to the Arboretum. 

$25.00 members
$34.00 nonmembers
REGISTRATION INFORMATION: 

ONLINE: Register now
CALL: 630-719-2468 (or to be wait listed)
IN PERSON: Stop by the Visitor Center during open hours.