Events

July 2020

Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Sun, Jul 5 • 1 pm

Wetland Walk

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Cancelled Mon, Jul 6 - Fri, Jul 10 • 9:30 am

Nature Explorers Camp: Morning Session 1

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Cancelled Mon, Jul 6 - Fri, Jul 10 • 1:30 pm

Nature Explorers Camp: Afternoon Session 1

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Tue, Jul 7 • 10 am

Small Serendipity

Facebook Live from River Trail Nature Center
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Cancelled Wed, Jul 8 - Thu, Jul 9 • 9:30 am

Fishing Fun Day Camp

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
Wed, Jul 8 • 10 am

Wee Wonders

Facebook Live from Sand Ridge Nature Center
nature journal page with an illustrated hawk
Wed, Jul 8 • 10 am

Nature Art Journaling

LaBagh Woods • Chicago, IL 60630
Rolling Knolls Pavilion
Wed, Jul 8 • 10 am

Hike the Preserves

Rolling Knolls • Elgin, IL 60120
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Cancelled Thu, Jul 9 - Fri, Jul 10 • 9:30 am

Gone Fishin’ Day Camp: Session 2

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
Thu, Jul 9 • 9:30 am

S.E.N.I.O.R.S Animal Trivia: Native Mammals

Facebook Live from Little Red Schoolhouse
Thu, Jul 9 • 2 pm

Hawk Talk (with a Vulture)

Facebook Live from River Trail Nature Center
open grassland at Orland Grassland
Thu, Jul 9 • 6 pm

Walk and Talk Hike

Orland Grassland • Cook County, IL 60467 (near Orland Park)
Thu, Jul 9 • 7 pm

Singing Insects Monitoring Training

Zoom Presentation
Halloween pennant dragonfly at Wampum Lake. Photo by Jim Phillips.
Fri, Jul 10 • 10 am

Insect Discovery Hike

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Fri, Jul 10 • 5 pm

Paint with Me

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Fri, Jul 10 • 7:30 pm

Firefly Sunset Walk

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Fri, Jul 10 • 8 pm

What Glows in the Dark?

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Striped hairstreak butterfly on butterfly weed. Photo by Kris DaPra.
Sat, Jul 11 • 10 am

Nature for Little Ones: Bugs & Flies

Facebook Live from Sand Ridge Nature Center
Sat, Jul 11 • 10 am

Singing Insects Monitoring Training

Zoom Presentation
Two honey bees. Photo by Jerry Attere.
Sat, Jul 11 • 11 am

Unbelievable Honey Bees

Facebook Live from Little Red Schoolhouse
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Sat, Jul 11 • 1:30 pm

Live Healthy, Discover Nature! Hike

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
Sat, Jul 11 • 3 pm

What’s on The Menu?

Facebook Live from River Trail Nature Center
people participating in an outdoor yoga class
Sun, Jul 12 • 10 am

Yoga in the Woods

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
red-tailed hawk in flight
Sun, Jul 12 • 1:30 pm

Meet Our Birds of Prey

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
Sun, Jul 12 • 3 pm

What’s on The Menu?

Facebook Live from River Trail Nature Center
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Cancelled Mon, Jul 13 - Fri, Jul 17 • 9:30 am

Discovery Days Camp

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Cancelled Tue, Jul 14 - Thu, Jul 16 • 9 am

Young Naturalists Field Camp: Ages 7-8

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Tue, Jul 14 - Thu, Jul 16 • 9:30 am

Water is Life: Studying Aquatic Ecosystems

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
two bluebirds on a nesting box at horizon farm
Wed, Jul 15 • 8:30 am

Birding Basics

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
Wed, Jul 15 • 10 am

Hike the Preserves

Tower Road Boat Launch • Cook County, IL 60093 (near Winnetka)
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