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Science Camp

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.

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.

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.

NEW! Outdoor Adventures-3rd-4th grade

Get outside and explore The Morton Arboretum! Set off on a different adventure each day as you explore geocaching, letterboxing, survival skills, and more. Dates and times vary starting June 9. Multiple sections.

Turtles and Tadpoles-kindergarten

Uncover fun facts, search for croaking frogs and basking turtles, play games, make crafts, and meet live toads and turtles at The Morton Arboretum. Monday-Friday. Dates and times vary starting June 23. Two sections.

Dinos, Ginkgos, and Me-kindergarten

Travel back to the dinosaur age! Discover different dinosaurs. Learn what they ate, where they lived, and the trees that grew when dinosaurs were alive while exploring The Morton Arboretum. Dates and times vary starting June 9. Multiple Sections.

Awesome Art-1st-2nd grade

Become a nature artist at The Morton Arboretum and use nature as your inspiration to explore texture, color and dimension. Dates and times vary starting June 16. Multiple sections.

NEW! Eco-Mythbusters-5th-6th grade

Do you get warts if you touch a toad? Does moss always grow on the north side of a tree? Examine these nature myths and more as you explore The Morton Arboretum for answers! Dates and times vary starting June 9. Multiple sections.