Discover how the struggle to find food and survive the cold shapes the interactions of plants and animals in Midwestern habitats at The Morton Arboretum. Dates and times vary starting January 15. Two sections.
Explore the world of plants by learning how leaves, flowers, fruit, seeds, and roots relate to water, light, nutrients, and reproduction at The Morton Arboretum. 6 Mondays, January 13-February 17, 6:30-9:30 p.m.
Winter is a wonderful time to explore the forest at The Morton Arboretum. Saturday, January 11, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Practice correct pruning techniques and learn which plants to prune now and more importantly, which to prune later at The Morton Arboretum. Saturday, February 22, 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Weekends in October AND Columbus Day (October 14), dine on Fall Color Festival seasonal fare.
Discover the many varieties of trees or plants that can be dwarfed to an artistic shape by special methods of growing, pruning, and training. At The Morton Arboretum, August 2 & 3, 10:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
Learn age-appropriate techniques to engage these "curious naturalists" from birth through elementary school in meaningful activities, explorations, and conversations to spark their excitement and appreciation for nature. Saturday, October 26 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Greg Fischer of Wild Blossom Meadery and Winery will explain the art of producing mead while diners enjoy honey-based food and varietal of mead. Thursday, September 5, 6:00 p.m.