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Friday, May 9, 2014

  • Beaks are Back

    Use tools to explore how birds use their beaks to eat. In The Morton Arboretum's Children's Garden. Weekdays in May, 1-4 p.m.
  • National Public Gardens Day

    Celebrate National Public Gardens Day on Friday, May 9, at The Morton Arboretum.
  • Mother/Daughter Tea Party-Registration Closed

    Register now closed for Mother/Daughter Tea Party. Saturday, May 17, 10:00-11:30 a.m. and 2:00-3:30 p.m.
  • Vehicle-free biking

    Enjoy bicycling, at The Morton Arboretum, in an "auto-free zone" on select days spring through fall.
  • Garden Story Time

    Gather in the Children’s Garden amphitheater for story time and fun. Fridays now through October, 11 a.m.
  • Acorn Express Tram Tours

    Experience the beauty of the Arboretum's 1,700 acres on a guided tram tour.
  • Vanishing Acts: Trees Under Threat Exhibit

    Come learn about the gifts that the world's endangered trees give us—and how you can join the Arboretum in saving them. Daily, 7:00 a.m. - sunset
  • Tree House Tales Exhibition

    Enter a tree village that's filled with adventure and imagination. Play, make believe, and become part of the trees' ever-changing tale. Daily, 7:00 a.m.-sunset