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NIU Family Day at Morton Arboretum

Date: 8/10/2014
Time: 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Event Details

Registration is now closed. If you did not register but would still like to attend, you are welcome to pay at the door.

Experience all that The Morton Arboretum has to offer during NIU Family Day on Sunday, Aug. 10. Ride around in the Acorn Express tram, enjoy a lunch buffet and explore nature with an all-day access pass.

You'll also get to meet special guest James Ballowe, author of "A Man of Salt and Trees: The Life of Joy Morton." Learn more about Ballowe and his book.

Open to alumni, families, students, faculty, staff and other non-alumni: $30 for adults and FREE for children age 13 and younger.

*Login is required for registration.You will be prompted to enter a username and password. Questions? Call us at 815-753-1452 or email  

The event is sponsored by the NIU Alumni Association and Orientation & Family Connections.


  • Date: 8/10/2014
    Time: 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
  • Location:
    The Morton Arboretum

    4100 Route 53
    Lisle, IL