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  • Plant and Discover

    Children and their parents can share the sensory experience of planting and growing in the Children’s Garden this spring as they learn gardening basics.
  • Best Spring Hikes

    Immerse yourself in the beauty of the Arboretum’s spring landscape with these wonderful walks.
  • At Long Last, Bloom

    After a long, waiting winter, the Arboretum bursts into flower in April.
  • Green Galore at Arbor Day Plant Sale

    The Arbor Day Plant Sale at The Morton Arboretum offers a bounty of carefully selected trees, shrubs, perennials, and herbs for discriminating buyers.
  • Spring into Learning

    The days are getting longer and the temperature is warming up. That can only mean one thing— spring is finally here. Reactivate your senses over the coming months with our exciting lineup of adult programs.
    Ready, Set, Grow!
    Tuesday, April 9, 6:30–9:00 p.m.
    Thornhill Education Center
    Cost: $25 member, $29 nonmember, admission included
    Learn garden basics to establish a new garden or bed in your home landscapes.
  • Arbor Week: Fun for Kids

    Instill a love for nature through our interactive Arbor Week events, designed just for kids.