Explore The Morton Arboretum’s flora and fauna and discover why some species need to be protected. Learn how animals, plants, and soil are interconnected while meeting the requirements of the Nature Merit Badge.
This program meets on-site at the Arboretum.
Instructor: education program guide
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: 11 to 17
What to Know
Required reading: Nature Merit Badge Booklet
Homework is required between sessions. This class is designed for Boy Scouts working on their merit badge requirements.
Dress for the weather and wear comfortable, sturdy shoes.
Be prepared to walk on wood-chipped trails.
Bring a notebook and pen.
This program includes all of the following meeting times.
Sunday, May 7, 2023, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Sunday, June 4, 2023, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Thornhill Education Center