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April 2020

#BirdThePreserves logo
Cancelled Wed, Apr 8 • 8:30 am

Sagawau Bird Hikes

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Cancelled Wed, Apr 8 • 10 am

Small Serendipity

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Cancelled Wed, Apr 8 • 10 am

Nature Tots

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Cancelled Wed, Apr 8 • 10 am

Wee Wonders

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Cancelled Thu, Apr 9 • 10 am

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

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Volunteers from UCP Seguin at Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center. Photo by Amy Julian.
Cancelled Sat, Apr 11 • 10 am

R.I.P. Stewardship Workday

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
people walking along a nature trail in 1904
Cancelled Sat, Apr 11 • 1 pm

Trailside and Vicinity History Walk

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Cancelled Sat, Apr 11 • 1:30 pm

Composting 101

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Cancelled Sun, Apr 12 • 10 am

Spring at the Quarry

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Cancelled Sun, Apr 12 • 11 am

Family Fun Drop In

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Cancelled Sun, Apr 12 • 1 pm

“Bone” Appétit

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Cancelled Sun, Apr 12 • 1 pm

Some of our Furry Friends

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Cancelled Wed, Apr 15 • 10 am

Wee Wanderer Wednesdays

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Wed, Apr 15 • 10:30 am

Mother Nature and Me

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
#BirdThePreserves logo
Cancelled Thu, Apr 16 • 8 am

Bird Walks

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
a Forest Preserves staff member reading a story to a group of children at Trailside Museum
Cancelled Thu, Apr 16 • 10:30 am

Nature Story Times

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
american bullfrogs on a rock at Crabtree Nature Center
Cancelled Fri, Apr 17 • 7:30 pm

Friday Night Frogs

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
two children in the nature play area at Crabtree Nature Center
Cancelled Sat, Apr 18 • 12 pm

Earth Day, Nature Play

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
a Forest Preserves staff member leading a group on an Underground Railroad history hike at Sand Ridge Nature Center
Cancelled Sat, Apr 18 • 1 pm

Hike the Freedom Trail

Beaubien Woods Boat Launch • Chicago, IL 60827
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Cancelled Sat, Apr 18 • 1:30 pm

Spring Wildflower Hike

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Cancelled Sun, Apr 19 • 1 pm

Secrets to the Undergrowth

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
spring beauty wildflower
Cancelled Sun, Apr 19 • 1 pm

Wildflower Walk

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Cancelled Sun, Apr 19 • 1:30 pm

Nature’s Choice

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
a family exploring the trails at Crabtree Nature Center
Cancelled Sun, Apr 19 • 1:30 pm

Spring Stroll

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Cancelled Sun, Apr 19 • 2 pm

Pioneer Living: All about Food

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Cancelled Wed, Apr 22

Earth Day Work Day

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Cancelled Wed, Apr 22 • 10 am

Small Serendipity

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
a group birding at Thatcher Woods
Cancelled Fri, Apr 24 • 9:30 am

Morning Bird Walks

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
american bullfrogs on a rock at Crabtree Nature Center
Cancelled Fri, Apr 24 • 7:30 pm

Frog Calls

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Cancelled Fri, Apr 24 • 7:30 pm

Night Hike

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
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