Do you get warts if you touch a toad? Does moss always grow on the north side of a tree? Examine these nature myths and more as you explore The Morton Arboretum for answers! Dates and times vary starting June 9. Multiple sections.
Enjoy hands-on investigations of all things aquatic at The Morton Arboretum. Dates vary starting July 21. Two sections.
Join us for a campout designed especially for families! Pitch your tent on the lawn and get ready for a summer night filled with fun at The Morton Arboretum. Friday, July 25-Saturday July 26 or Friday, August 8-Saturday, August 9, 6:30 p.m.-9:00 a.m.
Discover what happens at the Arboretum at night when no one is around. With the moon shining through the trees a tram ride reveals a captivating symphony of sounds, mysterious spaces, and wildlife on the move. Saturdays, July 12 or September 6, 7:00 p.m-9:30 p.m.
Learn how humans have used prairie plants on this midsummer hike at The Morton Arboretum. Saturday, August 9, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Using leaves from Asia we will create a lovely wreath that will brighten your home. At The Morton ArboretumSunday, August 10, 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Discover the amazing adaptations of birds and reptiles at The Morton Arboretum. Dates and times vary starting June 16. Multiple sections.
Join Arboretum scientists for an introduction to various tree and environmental science disciplines and discussion of current research projects and their relevance to your classroom. Monday, August 11, 9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Stand tall and turn your face to the sun like these giants of the garden at The Morton Arboretum. Wednesday, August 6 or Tuesday, August 12, 9:30-10:45 a.m.
Join us on the Acorn Express for a family friendly tram-ride adventure through The Morton Arboretum! Wednesdays and Fridays, May-October, 11:00-11:45 a.m.