Environmental Science Merit Badge

Do experiments indoors and out at The Morton Arboretum to earn your Environmental Science Merit Badge. Hike through the west side of the Arboretum to study the environment and then design a construction plan to complete your environmental impact statement to earn your Environmental Science Merit Badge.

Instructor: education program guide
Notes: Homework is required between sessions. This class is designed for boy scouts working on their merit badge requirements. Limit 14. Open to ages 11-17.
Required Reading: Environmental Science Merit Badge Booklet

Course number

M201

Schedule and Location

Two Sundays, September 23 and October 28, or Two Sundays, October 7 and November 11, 2018, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Thornhill Education Center

  • Section A: Two Sundays, September 23 and October 28
  • Section B: Two Saturdays, October 7 and November 11
     

Fees and Admission

Nonmembers: Fees include admission to the Arboretum. 

$50.00 member
$58.00 nonmember

Registration Information

ONLINE: REGISTER NOW
BY PHONE: 630-719-2468 (or to be waitlisted, M-F, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)
IN PERSON: Stop by Visitor Center during open hours.

Weather Cancellation Hotline
Classes run rain or shine unless there is a threat of server weather. If severe weather is forecast please call 630-719-7979 for updates on weather related cancellations.

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