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Designing a Contemplative Garden

Create a garden space that offers rest and renewal. At The Morton Arboretum 2 Saturdays, Aug 23-30, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Field Study: Birds of Fall

Enjoy autumn’s amazing birding as you learn to identify the migratory birds filling the air. 5 Sundays, August 24 and September 7-28, 8:00-11:30 a.m.

Plants in Watercolor I

Add to your color illustration skills by learning this traditional medium at The Morton Arboretum. 6 Wednesdays, August 27-September 24 and October 8, 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Tree Pose Yoga-4-6 years

Come experience nature from a new angle through fun animal and tree yoga poses in a summer 2014 class, “Tree Pose Yoga,” for families with children ages 4 to 6 at The Morton Arboretum. The class is held Wednesdays in July and August and Saturday, August 9, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Family Twilight Adventures

Join us for a fun-filled adventure after hours at The Morton Arboretum! Dates vary starting July 18. Multiple sections.

Field trips: PreK-kindergarten

Make outdoor science fun and engaging on a field trip through The Morton Arboretum. Guided and self-guided programs listed are for grades Pre-K through Kindergarten and are designed for student’s age five and up. Field trips are available during spring and fall school seasons.

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: 1st grade

Make outdoor science fun and engaging on a field trip at The Morton Arboretum. Guided and self-guided programs listed are designed for 1st grade students.

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.

Night Passage: Perils of Migration

Explore the Arboretum at night as we search for answers to questions about migration. 2 Tuesdays, September 2-9, 6:30-9:30 p.m.