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The Nature Behind Nature Connects

Schedule and Location

Tuesday, June 11, 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.
Cudahy Room, Administration Building

Fees and Registration

Drink Included with Program
$29.00 member
$34.00 nonmember
 
Program Only (no drink)
$20.00 member
$25.00 nonmember
 
ONLINE: REGISTER NOW
BY PHONE: 630-719-2468 ( Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)
 

Course Description

Take an evening stroll with an Arboretum expert to learn more about the nature behind the Nature Connects sculptures. You’ll hear about

  • the epic migration of the monarch butterfly,
  • how bees help put food on our tables through pollination,
  • the difference between dragonflies and damselflies,
  • Local efforts to save the endangered Blanding’s turtle
  • and more!

Find out ways to get connected to nature, yourself, with citizen science projects related to many of the sculptures you see along the way. 

This program is open to anyone ages 16+.

Ticket options: purchase your ticket with a complimentary drink from the bar (21+), or purchase just the program (no drink included). Choose your preference when registering. 

Course number

N092

Course Details

Notes: Open to ages 16+. Purchase your ticket with a complimentary drink from the bar (21+), or purchase just the program (no drink included). Bar opens at 6:45 p.m. The program will take place entirely outdoors; dress for the weather. Wear long sleeves and consider insect repellent. Limit 30

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The Nature Behind Nature Connects

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