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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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July 2017
SeriesSat, Jul 1 • 1 PM
Free

“Bone” Appetit

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Bird The PreservesSun, Jul 2 • 9 AM
Free

Beginning Bird Walk

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
SeriesTue, Jul 4 • 1 PM
Free

“Bone” Appetit

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
SeriesThu, Jul 6 • 10:30 am
Free

Nature Story Time

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Sat, Jul 8 • 9 AM
$47.20 - $59

Discover Thatcher Woods with Your Camera

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Sun, Jul 9 • 1 PM
Free

Makin’ Music Bluegrass Jam

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Let's Move! OutsideThu, Jul 13 • 6 PM
Free

Nature (Play) Night Drop-Ins

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Let's Move! OutsideSat, Jul 15 • 1 PM
Free

Parent/Child Woodland Ramble

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Sun, Jul 16 • 1 PM
Free

Adult Color-Rama

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Wed, Jul 19 - Thu, Jul 20 • 9 AM
$20

Fishing Fun Camp

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
SeriesThu, Jul 20 • 10:30 am
Free

Nature Story Time

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Sat, Jul 22 • 10 AM
Free

Family Fishing

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Sun, Jul 23 • 10 AM
Free

Wildlife Watch

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Thu, Jul 27 • 7:30 pm
Free

Evening Moths

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Sat, Jul 29 • 1 PM
Free

Ant Scientists Wanted

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
SeriesSun, Jul 30 • 1 PM
Free

“Bone” Appetit

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
August 2017
SeriesThu, Aug 3 • 10:30 am
Free

Nature Story Time

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Thu, Aug 3 • 7:30 pm
Free

Bats – Night Stalkers

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
SeriesSat, Aug 5 • 1 PM
Free

“Bone” Appetit

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Sun, Aug 6 • 1 PM
Free

Wildflower Hike at Thatcher Prairie

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Sat, Aug 12 • 10 AM
Free

Family Fishing

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

Makin’ Music Bluegrass Jam

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

Nature Story Time

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Sat, Aug 19 • 1 PM
Free

Late Summer Nature Hike

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Sun, Aug 20 • 1 PM
Free

Snakes Alive Drop-In

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Mon, Aug 21 • 12:30 pm
Free

(Almost) Total Solar Eclipse

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Sat, Aug 26 • 7:30 am
Free

Birds at the End of Summer

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
SeriesSun, Aug 27 • 1 PM
Free

“Bone” Appetit

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Thu, Aug 31 • 7:30 pm
Free

Bats -Night Stalkers

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
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