Events

November 2021

Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Fri, Nov 26 - Sun, Nov 28 • 9 am

Nature Story Trail: “Giving Thanks”

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Fri, Nov 26 • 7 pm

Gratitude Nature Night Hike

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sat, Nov 27 • 1 pm

Dendrophilia: Love of Trees

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sat, Nov 27 • 1 pm

Fossil Hike

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sat, Nov 27 • 3 pm

What’s on The Menu?

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Sat, Nov 27 • 3:30 pm

Dinner is Served

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sun, Nov 28 • 9:30 am

Ecological Restoration Volunteer Day

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Sun, Nov 28 • 1 pm

Must See Mustelids

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sun, Nov 28 • 1:30 pm

Animal Encounter

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sun, Nov 28 • 3 pm

What’s on The Menu?

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Tue, Nov 30 • 3:30 pm

Holly-day Crafternoon

Caldwell Woods • Chicago, IL 60646

December 2021

children playing on the treehouse at Dan Ryan Woods
Wed, Dec 1 • 10 am

Open Nature Play Day

Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center • Chicago, IL 60620
Wed, Dec 1 • 10 am

Small Serendipity

Facebook Live from River Trail Nature Center
children with Nordic skis at Sagawau Environmental Learning Center
Sat, Dec 4 • 9 am

Cross-Country Ski Seminar

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Sat, Dec 4 • 10 am

Nature for Little Ones: No Snow? No Problem!

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sat, Dec 4 • 10 am

Winter Bird Watching

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sat, Dec 4 • 10 am

Volunteer Workday

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Thatcher Woods Pavilion building
Sat, Dec 4 • 1:30 pm

History Hike: Isabel Bassett Wasson

Thatcher Woods Pavilion • River Forest, IL 60305
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Sat, Dec 4 • 2 pm

Live Healthy, Discover Nature! Hike

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sat, Dec 4 • 3 pm

What’s on The Menu?

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Sun, Dec 5 • 9 am

Fitness Hike

Teason’s Woods • Cook County, IL 60464 (near Palos Park)
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sun, Dec 5 • 11 am

GPS Scavenger Hunt

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sun, Dec 5 • 11 am

Bird Feeding

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
a skier at Sagawau Environmental Learning Center
Sun, Dec 5 • 1 pm

Wax Clinic

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Sun, Dec 5 • 1 pm

Winter Ramble

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
red-tailed hawk in flight
Sun, Dec 5 • 1:30 pm

Meet Our Birds

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sun, Dec 5 • 3 pm

What’s on The Menu?

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
children playing on the treehouse at Dan Ryan Woods
Wed, Dec 8 • 10 am

Open Nature Play Day

Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center • Chicago, IL 60620
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Wed, Dec 8 • 10 am

Wee Wonders: Peek-A-Boo Who?

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
Wed, Dec 8 • 1 pm

Walk & Talk Hike

Maple Lake-East – Mountain Bike Staging Area • Cook County, IL 60480 (near Willow Springs)
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