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Trees and Ecology

Enjoy a cup of tea and sweet treats as we celebrate the holidays with a tea party at The Morton Arboretum. Saturday, December 10, 2016, 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. OR 1:00 to 2:30 p.m.
Explore the winter landscape with an expert guide, learn to identify the birds that overwinter in Illinois, and discuss their behaviors and natural history at The Morton Arboretum. Saturday, December 10, 2016, 8:00 to 10:30 a.m.
Strap on your running shoes for an informative running tour of the Arboretum. Saturdays, October 15, 8:00 to 9:30 a.m.; November 12, 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.; OR December 10, 8:00 to 9:30 a.m.
Enjoy a sunrise hike with a naturalist on the shortest day of the year at The Morton Arboretum.Wednesday, December 21, 2016, 7:15 to 9:15 a.m.
Experience the healing and wellness promoting effects of Shinrin-Yoku, the practice of bathing the senses in the atmosphere of the forest at The Morton Arboretum. Sunday, January 1, 2017, 8:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Earn your merit badge at The Morton Arboretum and learn about the amazing way of life and history of the Pottawatomie people who once lived in Illinois. Sunday, January 29, 2017, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Discover what happens at the Arboretum at night when no one is around. Thursday, January 12, Saturday, February 11, or Sunday, March 12, 2017, 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.
Join us for this 4-week outdoor adventure among the trees at The Morton Arboretum. 4 Tuesdays, January 12-February 2, 2016, 9:30-10:45 a.m.Four Tuesdays, January 17 through February 7, 2017, 9:30 to 10:45 a.m.
Enjoy a brief history of trees in America with naturalist Cindy Crosby. at The Morton Arboretum. Wednesday, January 18, 2017, 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Join us for this 4-week outdoor adventure among the trees at The Morton Arboretum. Four Thursdays, January 19 through February 9, 2017, 9:30 to 11:00 a.m.