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Kids vs. Wild-5th-6th grade

Explore native woodlands and wetlands. Gain the skills needed to survive in these ecosystems at The Morton Arboretum. Discover if you can you survive in the great outdoors. Learn which plants are edible and how to build a shelter. Set up camp, fish, and make tools to explore and tame the wild.
 
Notes: Limit 14
Recommended audience: children entering 5th or 6th grade in fall 2014
Course number: 
C504
SCHEDULE AND LOCATION: 
Monday-Friday
Thornhill Education Center
 
  • Section A: June 9-13, 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
  • Section B: July 7-11, 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
  • Section C: July 28-August 1, 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
FEES AND ADMISSION: 

Nonmembers: Fees include admission to the Arboretum. 

$295.00 members
$350.00 nonmembers
REGISTRATION INFORMATION: 

CALL: 630-719-2468
IN PERSON: Stop by the Visitor Center during open hours.
ONLINE: 

register now Section A: June 9-13, 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
register now Section B: July 7-11, 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
register now Section C: July 28-August 1, 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.