Enjoy a glass of wine and create a vibrant painting that harkens nature’s basic elements of wood and water or create an early autumn arrangement in an adorable little pail at The Morton Arboretum. Thursday, September 22, 2016, 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Gardening and Horticulture
Incorporate dark leafy greens into your diet. Learn how these nutritious veggies benefit your health at The Morton Arboretum. Saturday, October 1, 2016, 10:00 to noon
Capture the graceful curve of an unfolding bud, the surprise of new leaves, or the lightness of a cloud through Ikebana -- the art of Japanese flower arranging at The Morton Arboretum. Saturday, September 24, or Saturday, October 1, 2016, 1:00 to 3:30 p.m.
Learn the best plants and new ideas to help keep deer from munching your garden at The Morton Arboretum. Wednesday, October 5, 2016, 10:00 a.m. to noon
Visit the Arboretum greenhouses and get an up-close tour of plant production. Four Wednesdays, October 5 through 26, 2016, 4:00 to 5:30 p.m.
Discover the basics of backyard composting and composting with worms at The Morton Arboretum. Thursday, October 6, 2016, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Ornamental plant breeders, horticulture marketing experts, and gardening brands come together Thursday, October 6-Sunday, October 9 (welcome reception on Thursday, October 6, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.) to connect face to face and share information to get new plants into the industry at The Morton Arboretum.
As the gardening year comes to a close, it's time to get ready for next year! Learn how to get the most of this year's harvest and the steps you can take this fall to be poised for takeoff next spring at The Morton Arboretum. Wednesday, October 12, 2016, 6:30 to 9:00 p.m. .
Make your own environmentally friendly household cleaners at The Morton Arboretum. Dates and times vary starting Saturday, October 8, 2016. Multiple sections.
This winter, grow your salad indoors at The Morton Arboretum! Saturday, October 15, 2016, 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.