Children's and Family Programs

Baking Through the Seasons

Bake with seasonal ingredients in this program for children ages 3 to 5 years.

Content Detail

Explore The Morton Arboretum through story times, short hikes, and delicious baked goods to take home. Learn about plants that provide us with fresh and seasonal ingredients for our tables. Program participants will learn how to measure, mix, and portion ingredients, and they will enjoy using all five senses in this program at The Morton Arboretum.

Instructor: Mariam Murphy, interpretive programs accessibility lead, The Morton Arboretum

Age: Children ages 3 to 5 years. An adult must accompany the child.

Course number: Y000


Mariam Murphy, youth and family programs inclusion coordinator, The Morton Arboretum

Mariam Murphy is an educator with a love of outdoor exploration. Inspired by the intrinsic relationship individuals have to nature, she focuses on providing opportunities for all explorers, including those with special needs, to connect with nature.

What to Know

Dress for the weather. This program takes place outdoors.

An adult must accompany the child.

Program Schedule

Section A: Tuesday, June 25, 2024, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Section B: Wednesday, June 26, 2024, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

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