2014 Arbor Day poster contest

Teachers and students, help The Morton Arboretum spread the word about the importance of trees and their impact on our environment by having your class create a poster to show why your students “heart” trees. Complete the
Arbor Day QR Scavenger Hunt and use the answer to the clues to create your posters. 

Congratulations to our Winner(s)!

Included below are the winnders of our Arbor Day Poster Contest. All of the top 5 winning posters were submitted by Denise Myers, 3rd grade teacher at Shabbona Elementary School. The winning poster (owl poster featured below), awarded the class a free self-guided field trip and tram tour. All of the top 5 posters are currently on display in the lobby of the Thornhill Education Center. Congrats! Your work is TREEific! 

Arbor Day Poster Contest Winner




Grand Prize: A self-guided field trip to The Morton Arboretum for up to 30 students and four teachers/chaperones. The field includes a tram ride.

Top Five Winners: The top five posters will be on display at The Morton Arboretum, on our website, and on our Facebook page.

Entry deadline:  Users must submit their posters from February 17, 2014 at 12:01 AM through April 11, 2014 at 11:59 PM Central Time. ​Judging of all eligible submitted entries will be conducted by The Morton Arboretum after April 11, 2014. The judges will select the top 5 finalists and the 1st place winner.

Arbor Day Poster Contest Official Rules