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Japanese Black Pine Master Workshop-Sold Out

Work with Walter Pall and Jim Doyle, two of the world’s foremost bonsai artists, on this exceptional specimen material. The 9-10 inch base, or nebari, of this tree will create a specimen tree for any collection. Intermediate to Advanced levels. Sunday, August 3, 9:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Family Summer Camp - Canceled

Have you ever wondered what summer camp is like at The Morton Arboretum? Sunday, August 3, 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Saturday July 19 section is sold out.

Chinese Lacebark Elm

These easy-to-grow, well-formed trees result in high quality bonsai in a short amount of time. Students will employ the root over rock style of bonsai. For this style, the roots of the tree are wrapped around a rock exposing them at varying degrees as they traverse and grow over the rock, descending into the soil below. Good beginners workshop. Sunday, August 3, 10:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Fukien Tea

This beautiful, fast-growing, tropical plant displays pretty whit e flowers in summer that are followed by reddish-orange berries. The plant is very suitable for indoor growing. Good beginners workshop. Sunday, August 3, 1:00-3:30 p.m.

Wetland Scientists-5th-6th grade

Enjoy hands-on investigations of all things aquatic at The Morton Arboretum. Dates vary starting July 21. Two sections.

NEW! Amazing Race-7th-8th grade

Learn survival skills as you trek through The Morton Arboretum. Dates vary starting June 9. Multiple sections.

NEW! Amazing Race-7th-8th grade

Learn survival skills as you trek through The Morton Arboretum. Dates 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.