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Knife Skills

at North American Pizza and Culinary Acad. - Lisle 1970 University Ln, Lisle, Illinois 60532

Knife basics will cover everything from, sharpening versus honing, mincing versus rough chop. What does it all mean? After taking this class, you’ll feel like a Chef. We will cover the basics (and not so basics) of knife care, sharpening, honing and the various cuts you will come across in a typical recipe. Our Chef and kitchen staff will make dinner...

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$55

Drawing Bees

at The Morton Arboretum - Lisle 4100 Illinois Rte 53, Lisle, Illinois 60532

Celebrate pollinators with this three-week study of bees. Bees are important pollinators for both flowers and trees. Work with a skilled instructor to observe and capture the intricate details of native and honey bees and watch the unique characteristics of different species emerge. Draw from collected specimens as well as living bees in the context...

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$112

3 sessions

Backpacking Basics

at The Morton Arboretum - Lisle 4100 Illinois Rte 53, Lisle, Illinois 60532

Deepen your connection to trees and nature by learning to backpack. Spending a night in the wilderness is a unique way to connect with nature, but it’s important to have the right “know-how” so you can enjoy your trip safely--and protect the place you’re visiting! In this workshop, you will learn about Trip planning Gear, clothing, and footwear...

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$46

Meditation and Essential Oils

at The Morton Arboretum - Lisle 4100 Illinois Rte 53, Lisle, Illinois 60532

Explore meditative and self-nurturing yoga poses with the use of plant-based essential oils to restore and rebalance the mind and body in the tranquil setting of The Morton Arboretum. Notes: This class requires a yoga mat! Bring your own or borrow one of ours. Will be held outdoors if weather permits; please dress for outdoor practice.

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$20

Valentine's Day Pizza & Pairings

at North American Pizza and Culinary Acad. - Lisle 1970 University Ln, Lisle, Illinois 60532

Are you looking for something a little different to do on Valentine’s Day? Do you love pizza? Great, so do we! Come in with your favorite pizza pal for pairings of our favorite wines and craft beers.Our Master Instructor Leo (who is one of 2 Master Instructor’s in the USA) will walk you through the entire process of making pizza like a pro and...

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$100

Basic Plant ID

at The Morton Arboretum - Lisle 4100 Illinois Rte 53, Lisle, Illinois 60532

Get the botany basics you need to identify plants. Whether you are a natural resources volunteer or specialist,  gardener, naturalist, or artist this class provides the fundamentals you need to get started. Attend a 2 hour session at the Arboretum to learn botanical vocabulary and plant ID skills with the guidance of an Arboretum plant expert....

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$20

Working with Natural Dyes

at The Morton Arboretum - Lisle 4100 Illinois Rte 53, Lisle, Illinois 60532

Learn to create beautifully dyed fabric using plant-based dyes, including onion skin and indigo. In this one-day, hands-on workshop, you will learn which plants are used for natural dyes learn how plants are turned into dye explore the Arboretum’s ground to identify and potentially harvest plants to use for dying find out about the tools and...

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$64

New York Style Pizza Workshop

at North American Pizza and Culinary Acad. - Lisle 1970 University Ln, Lisle, Illinois 60532

Part of our mission at NAPCA is showing the world the different styles of Italian and American pizzas one pie at a time. Let’s start the year with one of the pizzas that started it all: the Neapolitan. Each month we’ll focus on a new style focus with one Italian and one American.  This hands-on class geared for home pizza-makers. You’ll...

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$75

Cultivating Change through Gardening

at The Morton Arboretum - Lisle 4100 Illinois Rte 53, Lisle, Illinois 60532

Cultivating Change through Gardening with Jennifer Jewell Join us for a conversation with Jennifer Jewell, creator and host of the award-winning public radio show and podcast, Cultivating Place, about women who are creating change in the world through careers in horticulture. In addition to sharing about her new book, The Earth In Her Hands:...

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$20

Smartphone Travel Photography

at The Morton Arboretum - Lisle 4100 Illinois Rte 53, Lisle, Illinois 60532

Get the most out of your smartphone’s camera in time for your next great adventure. Using the Arboretum as your muse, take a mini travel adventure around the grounds, and get hands on practice under the guidance of a professional photographer. Learn what you can do--and can’t do--well with a smartphone. Build skills in composition, perspective,...

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$46

Trolls After Dark Hike

at The Morton Arboretum - Lisle 4100 Illinois Rte 53, Lisle, Illinois 60532

The Arboretum closes at dusk, so enjoy this special opportunity to see the mysterious forest protectors under the light of the moon. As you navigate the west side trails, your guide will entertain you with stories about the trolls’ origins, their message of conservation, and what the trees and wildlife are up during the long dark nights when no one...

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$20

Drawing Nature II

at The Morton Arboretum - Lisle 4100 Illinois Rte 53, Lisle, Illinois 60532

Grow your nature drawing skills under the guidance of a knowledgeable instructor. Building on the introduction of skills learned in Begin to Draw Nature, by the end of this class you will have a strong understanding of basic techniques and composition through demonstrations, practice, and one-on-one support from your instructor. Using provided botanical...

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$162

4 sessions

Baker Bettie Sourdough Workshop

at North American Pizza and Culinary Acad. - Lisle 1970 University Ln, Lisle, Illinois 60532

Join chef instructor Kristin “Baker Bettie” Hoffman in this introductory class aimed at building a baseline understanding of how sourdough works. This class is geared towards making sourdough approachable for the home baker. Each student will walk through the process of using their new sourdough starter to make bread dough from scratch. Each student...

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$125

Tree Care Basics for Homeowners

at The Morton Arboretum - Lisle 4100 Illinois Rte 53, Lisle, Illinois 60532

Find out how to care for the trees in your home landscape. Just like shrubs and perennials, trees need attention and care throughout the year. This no-nonsense class covers the essential knowledge every homeowner should have about their trees: Get best practices for watering, feeding, mulching, and pruning. Learn how to avoid problems with pests,...

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$20

Nature Photography: Intro to Composition

at The Morton Arboretum - Lisle 4100 Illinois Rte 53, Lisle, Illinois 60532

“Composition is the strongest way of seeing.”  - Edward Weston Develop your skills as a photographer by seeing nature through thoughtful compositions. Learn tools of composition and how to use your camera to make an image that captures the moment, feeling or experience in nature. Through classroom instruction, in-field photography, and...

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$162

4 sessions

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