All Events

Arts and Crafts Events

the Mathew Bieszczat Volunteer Resource Center building and parking lot
Cancelled Thu, Dec 8 • 6 pm

Winter Workshop-Holiday Gift Making

Mathew Bieszczat Volunteer Resource Center • Chicago, IL 60646
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
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 Mathew Bieszczat Volunteer Resource Center building and parking lot
Sat, Dec 17 • 9:30 am

Winter Workshop-Cozy Creatives

Mathew Bieszczat Volunteer Resource Center • Chicago, IL 60646
the Mathew Bieszczat Volunteer Resource Center building and parking lot
Sat, Dec 17 • 11 am

Winter Workshop-Cozy Creatives

Mathew Bieszczat Volunteer Resource Center • Chicago, IL 60646
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Sat, Dec 17 • 3:30 pm

Winter Bonfire

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Sun, Dec 18 • 1 pm

Homemade Bird Feeders

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Wed, Dec 21 • 10 am

Small Serendipity

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center building
Wed, Dec 21 • 10 am

Open Nature Play Day

Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center • Chicago, IL 60620
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Sat, Dec 24 • 10 am

Winter Nature Play

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center building
Wed, Dec 28 • 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.
Wed, Dec 28 • 11 am

Winter Exploration Day

Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center • Chicago, IL 60620
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Wed, Jan 4 • 10 am

Small Serendipity

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center building
Wed, Jan 4 • 10 am

Open Nature Play Day

Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center • Chicago, IL 60620
two children with walking sticks in the snow at Whistler Woods
Thu, Jan 5 • 6 pm

Winter Workshop: Woodworking

Rolling Knolls • Elgin, IL 60120
Sun, Jan 8 • 9:30 am

Cold Weather Crafting

Swallow Cliff Woods-North • Cook County, IL 60464 (near Palos Park)
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Wed, Jan 11 • 10 am

Wee Wonders: Making Snowflakes

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center building
Wed, Jan 11 • 10 am

Open Nature Play Day

Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center • Chicago, IL 60620
the Mathew Bieszczat Volunteer Resource Center building and parking lot
Sat, Jan 14 • 10 am

Winter Workshop-Cozy Creatives

Mathew Bieszczat Volunteer Resource Center • Chicago, IL 60646
Sat, Jan 14 • 10 am

Explore: Horsetail Lake

Horsetail Lake • Cook County, IL 60464 (near Palos Park)
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Wed, Jan 18 • 10 am

Small Serendipity

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center building
Wed, Jan 18 • 10 am

Open Nature Play Day

Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center • Chicago, IL 60620
the Mathew Bieszczat Volunteer Resource Center building and parking lot
Thu, Jan 19 • 6 pm

Winter Workshop-Woodworking

Mathew Bieszczat Volunteer Resource Center • Chicago, IL 60646
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Fri, Jan 20 • 1 pm

Bird Painting Workshop Step-by-Step: Black-capped Chickadee

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
a painting of a northern cardinal
Sat, Jan 21 • 9 am

Winter Painting Workshop

Thatcher Woods • River Forest, IL 60305
Sat, Jan 21 • 1 pm

Snow Snake Workshop

Schiller Woods-West • Schiller Park, IL 60634
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Sun, Jan 22 • 1:30 pm

Ice Suncatcher Craft and Walk

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center building
Wed, Jan 25 • 10 am

Open Nature Play Day

Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center • Chicago, IL 60620
the Mathew Bieszczat Volunteer Resource Center building and parking lot
Sat, Jan 28 • 10 am

Winter Workshop-Cozy Creatives

Mathew Bieszczat Volunteer Resource Center • Chicago, IL 60646