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  • ENROLL NOW FOR SUMMER SCIENCE CAMP AT THE MORTON ARBORETUM

    LISLE, IL (January 18, 2013) – Expand your child’s mind this summer with interactive, outdoor adventures during The Morton Arboretum’s Summer Science Camp. Kids will come face-to-face with bugs and birds, create art and sharpen their survival skills through our more than 100 exciting hands-on camps.
     
    Week-long science camps run from June 10-August 9, excluding the week of July 4. Camps are available for ages 5 through 8th grade.
  • CELEBRATING CHOCOLATE THIS FEBRUARY AT THE MORTON ARBORETUM

    LISLE, IL (January 17, 2013) – Beware chocoholics! All February long, the Arboretum is celebrating chocolate and you’re invited to be our official taste-tester.
     
    First stop: The Chocolate Expo & Market, held February 2-3, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. in the Visitor Center, is free with admission. Sample classics including award-winning truffles and gourmet chocolate sauces or test your palate with chocolate salami and chocolate balsamic vinegar. Need more chocolate? Try chocolate-filled strawberries, red velvet whoopee pies or Argentinean alfojores.
  • CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA TO PERFORM AT THE MORTON ARBORETUM IN JUNE 2013

    The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association (CSOA) today announced that it will present five concerts at The Morton Arboretum on June 27, 29 and 30, 2013.
  • 10TH ANNUAL HUSKY HEROES AT THE MORTON ARBORETUM

    Our favorite four-legged friends are coming back to the Arboretum January 26-27 for the 10th annual Husky Heroes!
  • CHICAGOLAND GROWS® INTRODUCES THREE NEW PLANTS

    The Chicagoland Grows® plant introduction program will introduce three new plants at the Mid-Am American Horticultural Show in mid-January: Forever Pink Phlox, Phlox ‘Forever Pink’; Beijing Gold® (Syringa pekinensis ‘Zhang Zhiming’) Peking Tree Lilac and Crescendo™ (Acer saccharum ‘Morton’) Sugar Maple.
  • The Perfect Chocolate Pairing

    Come explore the complexities of chocolate when paired with the perfect wine or beer. Your palate will thank you.