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Science Camp

Night Spies-5th-6th grade

Head out on twilight hikes to study the night stars, track animals, catch fireflies, and listen for creatures of the night at The Morton Arboretum. Dates vary starting June 24. Two sections.

NEW! Nature Photography at Night-7th-8th grade

Use your nature observation skills and get creative with digital photography at dusk at The Morton Arboretum. Tuesday, July 24-Wednesday, July 26, 7:00-10:00 p.m.

NEW! Feathers and Scales-3rd-4th grade

Discover the amazing adaptations of birds and reptiles at The Morton Arboretum. Dates and times vary starting June 16. Multiple sections.

Magic School Bus Adventures-1st-2nd grade

Join “Ms. Frizzle” on her latest adventure at The Morton Arboretum. Dates and times vary starting June 9. Multiple sections.

NEW! Nature’s Architects-5th-6th grade

Examine how animals make their homes and use that as inspiration for your own creations. Explore animal homes around The Morton Arboretum’s woodlands, wetlands and prairie. Dates vary starting June 16. Multiple sections.

Slippery, Slimy, Scaly-1st-2nd grade

Dive into the slippery, slimy, scaly world of reptiles and amphibians at The Morton Arboretum! Dates and times vary starting June 23. Two sections.

Adventures in Art-3rd-4th grade

Paint, draw, color, and sculpt your way through The Morton Arboretum. Dates and times vary starting June 9. Multiple sections.

NEW! Nature Illustrators-7th-8th grade

Get inspired by nature at The Morton Arboretum! Dates vary starting July 7. Two sections.

Nature’s Superheroes - kindergarten

Explore the science behind superheroes like Spiderman and Batman at The Morton Arboretum. Monday, July 28-Friday, August 1, 12:30-3:30 p.m .

Science of Why-3rd-4th grade

Have you ever wondered WHY? Find out as we conduct experiments using the scientific method at The Morton Arboretum. Dates and times vary starting June 9. Multiple sections.