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Explore how garden plants provide us with fresh and seasonal ingredients for our tables, through storytimes, short hikes, and delicious bakes to take home! Wednesday, May 19, 12021, 10:30 a.m. to noon, or 1:30 to 3:00 p.m
Learn about the new invasive plants and forest pests of Illinois and how to get involved in monitoring and reporting invasive plants that are new to our region. Thursday, May 20, 2021, 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. (Central time): Attend live session online
Study the characteristics, behavior, and significance of birds as you earn your merit badge at The Morton Arboretum. Saturday, May 22, 2021, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Learn to identify prairie plants in their early stages of seasonal development. (SOLD OUT) Saturday, May 29, 2021, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Join us for digital Arboretum Yoga sessions. Maintain your health and well-being with yoga from the comfort of your home. Mondays, February 15 through June 28, 2021, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.​, or Wednesday, February 17 through June 30, 2021, 6:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Improve your health and well-being with yoga. We will practice poses, breathing and meditation in the tranquil setting of The Morton Arboretum. Mondays, March 1 through June 28, 2021, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.​, or Wednesday, April 7 through June 30, 2021, 6:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Experience Tai Chi at The Morton Arboretum. Move your body with the grace and confidence of the ancient Tai Chi masters who learned the secret of balancing yin and yang – strength with beauty, power with peace, endurance with flow. Select Wednesdays, April 14 through June 30, 2021, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Hike the Arboretum’s lesser-known trails with a naturalist guide. Stretch your legs and get some fresh air while you learn about the history of the Arboretum and the plants and animals that call it home. Dates and times vary starting March 19, 2021.
Improve your photography skills as you learn to observe nearby nature through your camera lens in this hands-on workshop. Everyday moments take on new meaning when you look at them with the eye of an observer. Three days: Wednesdays, June 2 and 9, 2021, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. (Central time) Online and Saturday, June 5, 9:00 a.m. to noon In-Person
Learn to identify the common trees you see in local preserves or in your neighborhood. Use characteristics such as leaves, bark, branches, flowers, and fruit to ID a tree. Saturday, May 22, 2021, 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., or Thursday, June 3, 2021, 6:00 to 8:30 p.m.

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