Tree-mendous Tree Stories

A large tree with gnarled bark and many branches

Tree-mendous Tree Stories
A Project of The Morton Arboretum and Openlands

Thanks to their breathtaking color, fall is a time when people naturally pay attention to trees. But trees play an important role in our lives throughout the seasons, offering beauty, shade, and many heartwarming memories. If you have a special connection to a tree, or a tree you remember from childhood that has significant meaning to you, add your story to Tree-mendous Tree Stories, a website highlighting Chicago-area residents' unique connection to trees. Submit yout story to tree-stories.org during the month of October to be entered to win a 4-pack of tickets to Illumination: Tree Lights at The Morton Arboretum or a complimentary TreeKeepers course! Winning stories will also be featured in email and on social media. Rules and restrictions apply.