Join us for a fun-filled adventure of hiking, activities, and roasting marshmallows before taking a silent tram ride through the woods after dark at The Morton Arboretum. Dates and times vary starting April 5. Multiple sections.
Visit the frogs near their homes, view live tadpoles, learn to recognize different frog calls and make some froggy music of your own at The Morton Arboretum. Saturday, May 3, 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Exercise your creativity by making your own illustrated nature journal at The Morton Arboretum. 2 Saturdays, May 3 and 10, 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Learn to create unique handmade paper that can be incorporated into your artwork or that stands alone as finished art at The Morton Arboretum. Saturday May 3 and Sunday May 4, 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Create your own bent willow furniture with garden artist Bim Willow at The Morton Arboretum. Saturday, May 3, 9:00-11:30 a.m. or 12:30-3:00 p.m.
Wander through the ever-changing array of blooms in our woodlands to learn how to identify wildflowers such as trillium, mayapple, and dog-tooth violet and hear about their folklore at The Morton Arboretum. Saturdays, April 26 or May 3, 9:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Earn your Plant Science Merit Badge at The Morton Arboretum while discovering the wonderful world of botany. Sundays, May 5 and June 8, 9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Learn the life cycles, signs and symptoms, and methods of control for the most common insects in our landscapes at The Morton Arboretum. Dates and times vary starting May 5. One section.
Learn how to identify birds that you can hear, but not see at The Morton Arboretum. 3 Tuesdays, May 6-20, 7:30-11:30 a.m.
Kids will use all of their senses to connect with nature’s springtime rhythms in this 4-week program about pond life at The Morton Arboretum. 4 Tuesdays, May 6-27, 9:30-10:45 a.m.