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Night Photography

Photograph night scenes at the Arboretum and in downtown Chicago. Five days: Three Thursdays, January 5, 12, and 19, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., and two Saturdays, January 7 and 14, 2016, 4:00 to 7:30 p.m.

American Historic Home Garden Design Workshop

Create a custom garden design for your home, based on the best ideas in American gardening from 1830 to present at The Morton Arboretum. Two Saturdays, January 7 and 14, 2017, 9:00 a.m. to noon

Out of the Box: You and Your New Camera

Learn the basics of how to use your new camera. Whether a point & shoot or a digital SLR you will be introduced to focus, exposure, histograms, and how to take a picture in the field at The Morton Arboretum. Saturday, January 28, 2017, 8:00 to 11:00 a.m.

February: Focused on the Forest (Tree Science Investigators)

Discover the unique characteristics of the forest at The Morton Arboretum. Four Wednesdays, February 1 through 22, 2017, 4:00 to 5:30 p.m.

March: Avian Adventures (Tree Science Investigators)

Examine the mechanics of bird flight and feeding at The Morton Arboretum. Five Wednesdays, March 1 through 29, 2017, 4:00 to 5:30 p.m.

April-Investigating Illinois Invaders (Tree Science Investigators)

Uncover alien species that have invaded the woodlands, prairies and wetlands of Illinois at The Morton Arboretum. Four Wednesday, April 5 through 26, 2017, 4:00 to 5:30 p.m.