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August 2019

exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Sun, Aug 4 • 10 am

Please Touch! Reptiles and Amphibians

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Sun, Aug 4 • 1 pm

Honeybee Products

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Wed, Aug 7 • 10 am

Nature Tots

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Wed, Aug 7 • 10:30 am

Afternoons with Mother Nature: Cicadas

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Thu, Aug 8 • 5 pm

Hummingbird Sit

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
a character from Where the Wild Things are and a staff member with a red tailed hawk
Fri, Aug 9 • 3 pm

Branch Out and Read Fest

Thatcher Woods Pavilion • River Forest, IL 60305
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Fri, Aug 9 • 7:30 pm

Follow the Drinking Gourd

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Cancelled Fri, Aug 9 • 7:30 pm

Bats!

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sat, Aug 10 • 9:30 am

Junior Nature Photography

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Ruby-throated hummingbird feeding on cardinal flower at McCormick Woods. Photo by Fidencio Marbella.
Sat, Aug 10 • 10 am

Hummingbird Sit

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Sat, Aug 10 • 11 am

“Bone” Appetit

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Sat, Aug 10 • 1 pm

Birds, Bees, and Butterflies: A Native Garden Tour

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
Ruby-throated hummingbird feeding on cardinal flower at McCormick Woods. Photo by Fidencio Marbella.
Sun, Aug 11 • 1 pm

Hummingbird Sit

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sun, Aug 11 • 1 pm

Hummingbird Sit

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
people playing various instruments at a blugrass jam at Trailside Museum
Sun, Aug 11 • 1 pm

Makin’ Music Bluegrass Jam

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Sun, Aug 11 • 1 pm

Magic Cicadas

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sun, Aug 11 • 1:30 pm

Nature’s Choice

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Thu, Aug 15 • 10:30 am

Nature Story Time

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Thu, Aug 15 • 1 pm

The Fantastic Forest

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Thu, Aug 15 • 2 pm

Simple Summer Fun

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Thu, Aug 15 • 7 pm

Nature Book Club

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Fri, Aug 16 • 8 pm

Going Batty Over Bats! Night Hike

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Sat, Aug 17 • 11 am

“Bone” Appetit

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Sat, Aug 17 • 1:30 pm

Summer Nature Hike

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Sun, Aug 18 • 9:30 am

Late Summer Bird Walk

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
Ruby-throated hummingbird feeding on cardinal flower at McCormick Woods. Photo by Fidencio Marbella.
Sun, Aug 18 • 1 pm

Hummingbird Sit

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sun, Aug 18 • 1 pm

Hummingbird Sit

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Sun, Aug 18 • 1 pm

Hummers & Flowers

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Sun, Aug 18 • 2 pm

Meet our Birds of Prey

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Tue, Aug 20 • 1 pm

Trailside Animal Connections: Hawk

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
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