Events

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Fri, Jun 2 • 7 am

Spring Bird Migration Walk

Penny Road Pond • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
two people in a canoe on the Little Calumet River
Sat, Jun 3 • 9 am

Little Calumet River Clean-up

Kickapoo Woods • Riverdale, IL 60827
Rolling Knolls Pavilion
Sat, Jun 3 • 9 am

IKES Fish for Fun

Rolling Knolls • Elgin, IL 60120
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sat, Jun 3 • 10 am

Macroinvertebrates Survey

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Sat, Jun 3 • 11:30 am

Self-Love Series: Creating our Future, Attracting our Goals

Green Lake Woods • Calumet City, IL 60409
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Sat, Jun 3 • 1:30 pm

Live Healthy, Discover Nature! Walk

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
pavilion and nature play area at Camp Shabbona Woods
Sat, Jun 3 • 5:30 pm

Drumming

Camp Shabbona Woods • South Holland, IL 60473
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sat, Jun 3 • 9 pm

Moon Walk

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Sun, Jun 4 • 11 am

Explore the Forest

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington, IL 60010
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sun, Jun 4 • 1 pm

Intro to Bryophytes

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Sun, Jun 4 • 1 pm

Makin’ Music Bluegrass Jam

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
A photo of a milk snake showcasing white and orange patterns along its scales.
Sun, Jun 4 • 1:30 pm

Serpent Safari

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
two children in the nature play area at Crabtree Nature Center
Mon, Jun 5 • 9:30 am

Let’s Play! Forest Exploration Day

Erickson Woods • Cook County, IL 60093 (near Winnetka)
Tue, Jun 6 • 10 am

Live Healthy, Discover Nature

Daley Plaza • Chicago, IL 60602
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Tue, Jun 6 • 10:30 am

Wildlife Connections

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
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Wed, Jun 7 • 8 am

Bird Walk

Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center • Chicago, IL 60620
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Wed, Jun 7 • 10 am

I am a Scientist: Ichthyology

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center building
Wed, Jun 7 • 10 am

Open Nature Play Day

Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center • Chicago, IL 60620
Wed, Jun 7 • 10 am

Story Trail

Bemis Woods-South • Cook County, IL 60558 (near Western Springs)
Wed, Jun 7 • 11 am

Senior Fitness Walks in Thatcher Woods

Thatcher Woods • River Forest, IL 60305
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Thu, Jun 8 • 10 am

S.E.N.I.O.R.S.

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Two youth riding a tandem adaptive bicycle
Thu, Jun 8 • 10 am

Without Limits: Adventure for All

Miller Meadow-South • Cook County, IL 60130 (near Forest Park)
A Forest Preserves staff member showing how to light a fire in front of a small group at a Camping 101 event.
Thu, Jun 8 • 6 pm

Camping 101

Camp Reinberg • Palatine, IL 60074
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Fri, Jun 9 • 7 am

Spring Bird Migration Walk

Horizon Farm • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Fri, Jun 9 • 7:30 pm

Frog Night Hike

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
group of people birding at Penny Road Pond
Sat, Jun 10 • 8 am

Nesting Bird Walk

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sat, Jun 10 • 10 am

Volunteer Workdays

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
a person cutting buckthorn with loppers at Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sat, Jun 10 • 10 am

R.I.P. Stewardship

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
three people in a canoe at Beaubien Woods
Sat, Jun 10 • 11 am

Beaubien Woods Celebration

Beaubien Woods • Chicago, IL 60827
Sat, Jun 10 • 11 am

Wilderness Inquiry – Voyager Canoe Trips

Beaubien Woods Boat Launch • Chicago, IL 60827