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Plan Your Landscape I: Getting Started

In this first of a three-course series, you will take home a better understanding of the processes used to design a home landscape at The Morton Arboretum. 4 Tuesdays, November 4-25, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Digital Nature Photo Fundamentals-Canceled

Learn how to take full advantage of your digital camera for nature photography, including the aesthetics of composing your subject at The Morton Arboretum. 5 Tuesdays, November 4-25, and December 9, 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Arbor Reading Adventures

Join us in the Sterling Morton Library for this popular and interactive story time at The Morton Arboretum. Wednesdays and Fridays in November, 11:00-11:45 a.m.

Just the Guys Overnight

Join us for an overnight designed especially for fathers and sons or grandfathers and grandsons to share together at The Morton Arboretum. Saturday, November 8-Sunday, November 9, 7:00 p.m.-9:00 a.m.

Geocaching

Join us on a real-world outdoor treasure hunt among the trees around Lake Marmo at The Morton Arboretum! Saturday, November 8, 1:00-3:30 p.m.

Beginner’s Watercolor Workshop: Getting Your Feet Wet with Watercolor

Spend a morning learning the basics of watercolor and create a watercolor painting of an autumn leaf. End the class with a stroll through the Nature Artists’ Guild Holiday Exhibit at The Morton Arboretum. Saturday, November 8 or Sunday November 9, 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Sweet Tarts from Trees-18-35 months

Discover all of the delicious fruits that grow on trees, plant a fruit tree seed, and even make a mini pie at The Morton Arboretum. Wednesday, November 5 or Tuesday, November 11, 9:30-10:45 a.m.

Sweet Tarts from Trees-3-5 years

Discover all of the delicious fruits that grow on trees, plant a fruit tree seed, and even make a mini pie at The Morton Arboretum. Wednesday, November 12 or Thursday, November 13, 9:30-11:00 a.m.

Arbor Reading Adventures

Join us in the Sterling Morton Library for this popular and interactive story time at The Morton Arboretum. Wednesdays and Fridays in November, 11:00-11:45 a.m.

Holiday Centerpieces and Swags

Just in time for the holiday season, find out how you can incorporate evergreen branches and boughs into elegant table centerpieces and swags at The Morton Arboretum. Saturday, November 15, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.