Events

River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sun, Dec 4 • 11 am

Bird Feeding Drop In

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
A vintage horse drawn carriage as seen at the Christmas Past event.
Special Event Sun, Dec 4 • 11 am

Christmas Past

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
Children with skis at Sagawau Environmental Learning Center.
Sun, Dec 4 • 1 pm

Wax Clinic

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sun, Dec 4 • 1 pm

Snowbirds

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sun, Dec 4 • 3 pm

What’s On The Menu?

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Tue, Dec 6 • 10 am

Wildlife Connections

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Wed, Dec 7 • 10 am

Small Serendipity

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Wed, Dec 7 • 10 am

Wee Wonders: Evergreen ID

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
Wed, Dec 7 • 10 am

Nature Treasure Hunt

Bemis Woods-South • Cook County, IL 60558 (near Western Springs)
Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center building
Wed, Dec 7 • 10 am

Open Nature Play Day

Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center • Chicago, IL 60620
A group hiking in the snow nearby Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center.
Thu, Dec 8 • 9 am

Fitness Hike

Sunset Bridge Meadow • River Grove, IL 60171
the Mathew Bieszczat Volunteer Resource Center building and parking lot
Thu, Dec 8 • 6 pm

Winter Workshop-Holiday Gift Making

Mathew Bieszczat Volunteer Resource Center • Chicago, IL 60646
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Fri, Dec 9 • 10 am

Fridays in the Field

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Fri, Dec 9 • 1 pm

DIY Holiday Bird Feeder Wreath

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
A group of volunteers posing for a photo after helping to remove invasive species from Dan Ryan Woods.
Sat, Dec 10 • 10 am

Volunteer Workday

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
A family sledding at Caldwell Woods.
Sat, Dec 10 • 10 am

Stairs, Stories & S’mores

Swallow Cliff Woods-North • Cook County, IL 60464 (near Palos Park)
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sat, Dec 10 • 1 pm

Wax Clinic

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sat, Dec 10 • 3 pm

What’s On The Menu?

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Sun, Dec 11 • 1 pm

Our Canine Neighbors

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sun, Dec 11 • 1 pm

Winter Walk

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Sun, Dec 11 • 1 pm

Animal Homes Hike

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sun, Dec 11 • 1 pm

Cross-Country Ski Seminar

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sun, Dec 11 • 1:30 pm

Let’s Talk Stuff

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Sun, Dec 11 • 1:30 pm

Meet Our Birds

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sun, Dec 11 • 3 pm

What’s On The Menu?

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Tue, Dec 13 • 10 am

Wildlife Connections

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center building
Wed, Dec 14 • 10 am

Open Nature Play Day

Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center • Chicago, IL 60620
Wed, Dec 14 • 5:30 pm

Knitting in Nature Workshop

Thatcher Woods • River Forest, IL 60305
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Thu, Dec 15 • 6:30 am

Sunrise Walks

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Thu, Dec 15 • 11 am

Walk & Talk

Sag Valley Equestrian Parking • Cook County, IL 60439 (near Lemont)