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Trees and Ecology

Summer Solstice Celebration

Celebrate the longest day of the year by connecting with trees and the elements at The Morton Arboretum. Monday, June 20, 2016, 7:00 to 9:30 p.m.

Nature at Night Hike

Discover what happens at the Arboretum at night when no one is around. Friday, June 24, 2016, or Friday, July 22, 2016, 8:00 to 9:30 p.m.

Children’s Garden Campout

Join us for a campout designed especially for families! Pitch your tent on the lawn inside the Children’s Garden and get ready for a night filled with fun at The Morton Arboretum! Times and Dates vary starting Friday June 24, 2016. Multiple sections.

Nature at Night Hike

Discover what happens at the Arboretum at night when no one is around. Friday, June 24, 2016, or Friday, July 22, 2016, 8:00 to 9:30 p.m.

Summer Bird Walks

Enjoy summer at The Morton Arboretum by searching the woods, fields, and edges for summertime birds. Saturdays, June 18, July 16, or August 20, 2016, 8:00 to 10:30 a.m.

Intro to Ecological Restoration (online and in person)

Discover the principles and practice of ecosystem restoration at The Morton Arboretum. Two Wednesdays, July 6 and 13, 2016, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Invasive Species I: Online and in-person

Learn to identify and manage the most common invasive plants in the Great Lakes region at The Morton Arboretum. Online class: begins Thursday, July 7. In-person class: Thursday, July 14, 2016, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.

Summer Wildflower Walk

Explore the ever-changing colorful flowers and swaying grasses of the Arboretum’s prairies, woodlands and wetlands alongside an expert. Saturday, June 18, 2016, or Friday, July 8, 2016, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m.

Family Twilight Adventures

Join us for a fun-filled adventure after hours at the Arboretum! Dates and times vary starting July 8, 2016, Multiple sections.

Monarchs & Margaritas

Enjoy a margarita and chips and salsa while learning about the monarch butterflies’ amazing migration between Mexico and North America at The Morton Arboretum. Tuesday, July 12, 2016, 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.