Class listings

The Toothy Truth about Animal Teeth-3-5 years

Learn about the different ways animals use their teeth to eat and survive in the wild at The Morton Arboretum. Dates vary starting June 10. Multiple sections.

Children’s Garden Campout

Join us for a campout designed especially for families complete with hands-on activity stations, snacks, night hikes, and bedtime stories at The Morton Arboretum! Friday, June 20-Saturday June 21, 6:30 p.m.-9:00 a.m.

Family Fishing

Spend the morning getting hooked on fishing at the Arboretum's Lake Marmo at The Morton Arboretum! Sundays, June 8 or 29, 7:30 a.m.-10:00 a.m.

Sketching the Trees of Asia: Graphite & Colored Pencil

Learn about the trees of asia and create several study pages in your choice of graphite or colored pencil at The Morton Arboretum. Saturday, June 21-Sunday, June 22, 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Summer Bird Walks

Enjoy summer at The Morton Arboretum by searching the woods, fields, and edges for summertime birds. Saturdays, June 21, July 19, and August 16, 8:00-10:30 a.m.

Easy Summer Party Arrangements

Rise above the rest with outstanding arrangements for your summer festivities at The Morton Arboretum. Sunday, June 29, 2:00-4:00 p.m.

Plant Monitoring 101-Canceled

Learn how to monitor your landscape to see what kind of plants and how many plants you have by developing simple monitoring programs. Sunday, June 22, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Tree ID and Ecology

Enjoy the leafy summer canopy and learn in the shade as you become familiar with the trees commonly sighted in the woodlands and neighborhoods of the Chicago region at The Morton Arboretum. 5 Sundays, June 22-29 and July 13-27, 1:00-4:00 p.m.

Fishing Fun - kindergarten

Get ready for some boot-sloshin’ fun! Go fishing at The Morton Arboretum. Monday-Friday. Dates vary starting June 23. Two sections.

Forest Fairy Friends-1st-2nd grade

Are fairies hidden in the forest at The Morton Arboretum? Dates and times vary starting June 9. Multiple sections.