Spend the day observing live species of insects in their habitats while learning why they are different from other animals species at The Morton Arboretum. 2 Sundays, September 7 and 28, 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Youth groups and scouts
Do experiments indoors and out at The Morton Arboretum to earn your Environmental Science Merit Badge. 2 Sundays, September 21 and October 26, 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Earn your Forestry Merit badge as you create your own field book to identify local trees and shrubs by leaves, buds and bark at The Morton Arboretum. Sunday, October 5, 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Take two daytime hikes to two locations in The Morton Arboretum to find out what it means to be a mammal. Saturday-Sunday, October 18-19, 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Learn how to study, protect, and conserve soil and water resources. Compare and investigate soils of The Morton Arboretum’s meadows, forests and wetlands. 2 Sundays, November 2 and 23, 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.