Adult Opportunities

Spring Science Camp: Seasonal Scientist

Investigate all things spring at the Arboretum!

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It’s the season for science at The Morton Arboretum this spring! Make the outdoors your laboratory as you investigate how light and weather make the forest come to life.

This weeklong science camp meets in person at the Arboretum and includes the following five meeting times:

Monday, March 25, 2024, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday, March 26, 2024, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Wednesday, March 27, 2024, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Thursday, March 28, 2024, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Friday, March 29, 2024, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

When registering, please select the section that corresponds with the child’s grade level.

Section A: Kindergarten grade
Section B: 1st and 2nd grade
Section C: 1st and 2nd grade
Section D: 3rd and 4th grade
Section E: 5th and 6th grade

Instructor: Education program guides, The Morton Arboretum

Age: Kindergarten through grade 6

Course number: C990

 

Spring Science Camps are generously supported by:

Molex logo for Summer Science Camp sponsorship

Education program guides and camp instructors

What to Know

Please note: All sections of this program take place Monday, March 25, through Friday, March 29, 2024, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Please select a section based on your camper’s current grade level. Morning and afternoon supervised play are not available during this week.

There is a limit of 12 campers per section.

Dress for the weather; this program takes place outdoors. Campers should bring a water bottle, backpack, snack, lunch, sunscreen, and bug spray with them each day.

Program Schedule

This program includes the following five meeting times.

Monday, March 25, 2024, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday, March 26, 2024, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Wednesday, March 27, 2024, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Thursday, March 28, 2024, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Friday, March 29, 2024, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Section A: Kindergarten grade
Section B: 1st and 2nd grade
Section C: 1st and 2nd grade
Section D: 3rd and 4th grade
Section E: 5th and 6th grade

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