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Event Venue: Trailside Museum of Natural History

Visitors to the Museum, housed in a historic mid-1870′s Victorian mansion, will discover displays of live native animals, colorful wildflower gardens, information about local wildlife and their habitats, and more. Natural-surfaced hiking trails through the surrounding forest preserve wind through beautiful oak woodlands and floodplain forest, and to a pond and along the Des Plaines River. Learn more about Trailside Museum of Natural History >

Location

738 Thatcher Ave, River Forest, IL 60305 United States
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April 2018
Sat, Apr 28 • 10 AM
Free

Photo Meet-up Hike in Thatcher Woods

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Bird The PreservesSun, Apr 29 • 9:30 am
Free

Morning Bird Walks

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
May 2018
SeriesThu, May 3 • 10:30 am
Free

Nature Story Times

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Don't MissSun, May 6 • 11 AM
Free

Spring Festival

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Wed, May 9 • 10 AM
Free

Nature Tots

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Fri, May 11 • 3 PM
Free

River Kayaking 101

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Sat, May 12 • 1 PM
Free

Guided Spring Nature Hikes

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Sun, May 13 • 1 PM
Free

Makin’ Music Bluegrass Jam

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
SeriesThu, May 17 • 10:30 am
Free

Nature Story Times

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Thu, May 17 • 7 PM
Free

Nature Book Club: Genius of Birds

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Bird The PreservesFri, May 18 • 9:30 am
Free

Morning Bird Walks

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Bird The PreservesSat, May 19 • 6 AM
Free

“The Big Sit” Birdwatching

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
SeriesSun, May 20 • 1 PM
Free

“Bone” Appétit

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Thu, May 24 • 6 PM
Free

Kayak 101

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Bird The PreservesSat, May 26 • 10 AM
Free

Birdwatching for Beginners

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Sun, May 27 • 1 PM
Free

Guided Spring Nature Hikes

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
SeriesMon, May 28 • 1 PM
Free

“Bone” Appétit

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
July 2018
Wed, Jul 11 - Thu, Jul 12 • 9 AM
$20

Fishing Fun Day Camp

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
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Visit two of the treasures of the Forest Preserves of Cook County