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Little Trees Open House

January 11, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

included in admission

Join us for our Open House!
Thornhill Education Center
“Little Trees” is an immersive outdoor nature-based learning experience for children ages 3 to 5 years old.  This program uses the 1,700 acres of the Arboretum to give children a totally unique outdoor learning experience over the course of a 32-week curriculum, and is designed to promote learning that encourages discovery and experimentation.


January 11
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
included in admission
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The Morton Arboretum
4100 Illinois 53
Lisle, IL 60532 United States
(630) 968-0074



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