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Photo Tram Tour

Ride along with members of the Morton Arboretum Photographic Society as they share their tips for taking photos outdoors. Tuesday, April 29, or Saturday, May 3, 9:30-11:00 a.m.

Acorn Express Adventures

Join us on the Acorn Express for a family-friendly tram adventure through the Arboretum! We’ll seek out fun destinations to hike, make a craft, and explore new topics each week at The Morton Arboretum. Wednesdays and Fridays, April-June.

Field Ecology: Spring

Explore freshwater ecosystems and consider the various living, climatic, and geological factors that create and maintain our water systems at The Morton Arboretum. Dates and times vary starting April 29. Two sections.

Warbler Workshop-Sold out

In this intensive workshop, enjoy the spring warbler migration while learning about identification, arrival dates, migration patterns, habitat preferences, and daily feeding techniques at The Morton Arboretum. Wednesday, April 30, 7:00-9:00 p.m. and Sunday, May 4, 8:00 am-12:00 p.m.

Classroom visits: PreK-5th grade

Invite the experts from The Morton Arboretum into your classroom for a fun learning experience. Classroom visit programs are available from December 4, 2013 through March 28, 2014 during the school hours of 9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Field trips: 2nd-3rd grade

Make outdoor science fun and engaging on a field trip at The Morton Arboretum. Guided and self-guided programs listed are for students in second and third grade.

Field trips: 6th-8th grade

Make outdoor science fun and engaging on a field trip at The Morton Arboretum. Guided and self-guided programs listed are designed for students in 6th-8th grade.

Field trips: Highschool

Make outdoor science fun and engaging on a field trip at The Morton Arboretum. Guided and self-guided programs listed are designed for highschool students.

Anderson Japanese Gardens: Photography Tour

Join us as we celebrate the colors of spring at Anderson Japanese Gardens. This Rockford, Illinois garden is considered to be one of the most authentic Japanese Gardens in this country. Friday, May 2, 8:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Spring Blooms at Anderson Japanese Gardens

Join us as we celebrate the colors of spring at Anderson Japanese Gardens. Friday, May 2, 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m.