See new sides of The Morton Arboretum and explore the trails through the seasons with an expert 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.
This program meets in person at the Arboretum.
Instructor: Lyn Myers
Health and Safety: Program participants must abide by the Arboretum’s health and safety guidelines. Guidelines are subject to change, so please check back frequently.
Age: 16 and older
Lyn Myers, education program guide
Building on a lifelong connection to the outdoors, Lyn has spent 17 years as an educator at The Morton Arboretum working primarily with school-age children. She also works with adult programming, scouting groups, and summer campers as an Arboretum Summer Science Camp coordinator. She became a Certified Interpretive Guide in 2017, further refining her efforts to create enriching and engaging nature experiences for all audiences. When she’s not mentoring new staff, wrangling summer campers, hiking, canoeing or reading, you can find her digging in her garden or tending her backyard beehive.
What to Know
This program meets outdoors. Check the forecast and dress for the weather.
Wear comfortable, sturdy shoes and plan to walk more than a mile on uneven terrain.
Section A: Saturday, May 20, 2023, 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Section B: Saturday, June 3, 2023, 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
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