The Morris Arboretum Celebrates Tu B’Shevat

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Celebrate the Jewish New Year of Trees at Morris Arboretum’s Tu B’Shevat education program. During the week of Sunday, January 24– Sunday, January 31 (excluding Friday and Saturday) in one hour and 15 minute sessions, pre-K through 3rd grade groups may take part in an indoor/outdoor tree education program.  Through interactive play, kids will learn about a tree’s root system, participate in “Tree Jeopardy,” take home a birch tree seedling, and go on a short tour of the Morris Arboretum.  To schedule a group visit, available by reservation only, call 215-247-5777 ext 157.  Space is limited, so register early for this popular program!  This event is free with regular admission and group rates are applicable.

Photo Credit:   Arnold Winkler

Photo Caption:  Students celebrate the Jewish New Year of Trees at Morris Arboretum’s Tu B’Shevat education program. For more information visit www.morrisarboretum.org.