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January 2021

two coyotes at Yankee Woods
Wed, Jan 6 • 12 pm

Lunch and Learn: Urban Ecology of Coyotes

Zoom Presentation
Sat, Jan 9 • 10 am

Nature in Spanish

Facebook Live from Sand Ridge Nature Center
Sat, Jan 9 • 10 am

Tropical Reefs to Ice Sheets: Geology of Northeastern Illinois

Zoom Presentation
looking up at a large bur oak tree
Sun, Jan 10 • 1 pm

Sleeping Giants of the Hollow

Facebook Live from Crabtree Nature Center
a great blue heron taking off at McGinnis Slough. Photo by Steven Svalina
Wed, Jan 13 • 12 pm

Lunch and Learn: Feathers – Flight and Fancy

Zoom Presentation
Sun, Jan 17 • 1:30 pm

Snowcapped Science

Facebook Live from Sand Ridge Nature Center
Thu, Jan 21 • 10 am

I’m a Scientist: Water in Winter

Facebook Live from Little Red Schoolhouse
Sat, Jan 23 • 9 am

Fireside Chat

Facebook Live from Sagawau Environmental Learning Center
a white-tailed deer at Yankee Woods
Sat, Jan 23 • 1 pm

Winter Survival: Mammals Edition

Zoom Presentation
red bat in a tree
Thu, Jan 28 • 2 pm

This Old Bat House

Facebook Live from River Trail Nature Center
Sat, Jan 30 • 1 pm

Topographical Map Adventures

Zoom Presentation
Sat, Jan 30 • 1:30 pm

Zoology Club: Hibernate, Migrate or Tolerate

Zoom Presentation
Sun, Jan 31 • 1:30 pm

How Do Species Become Endangered?

Facebook Live from Sand Ridge Nature Center

February 2021

Sun, Feb 14 • 11 am

If Twigs Could Talk

Zoom Presentation
Thu, Feb 18 • 10 am

I’m a Scientist: The Matter of Attraction

Facebook Live from Little Red Schoolhouse
Thu, Feb 18 • 6 pm

Crayfish of the Chicago Region

Zoom Presentation
Sat, Feb 20 • 11 am

Specimen Show and Tell

Facebook Live from Little Red Schoolhouse
Tue, Feb 23 • 12 pm

Inspired by Nature

Zoom Presentation
Fri, Feb 26 • 11 am

How Long Do They Live?

Facebook Live from Little Red Schoolhouse
Sat, Feb 27 • 1:30 pm

Zoology Club: Hibernate, Migrate or Tolerate

Zoom Presentation
Sun, Feb 28 • 1:30 pm

Nature in Spanish: Descubrir

Facebook Live from Sand Ridge Nature Center

March 2021

Tue, Mar 9 • 6:30 pm

Nature Book Club: Highlighting Female Authors

Zoom Presentation
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Sat, Mar 13 • 1 pm

Ecology for Kids!

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Sun, Mar 14 • 1 pm

Vernal Pools

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
Thu, Mar 18 • 10 am

I am a Scientist: Making Sense of Senses

Facebook Live from Little Red Schoolhouse
Wellness in the Woods logo
Sat, Mar 20 • 1:30 pm

Wellness in the Woods: Reflecting on the Work of Female Environmentalists

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
Sat, Mar 20 • 2 pm

What is Geoheritage?

Facebook Live from Crabtree Nature Center
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Sat, Mar 27 • 10 am

Take a Lichen to Some Moss!

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
Sat, Mar 27 • 1:30 pm

Zoology Club: March of the Frogs

Facebook Live from Little Red Schoolhouse
Sun, Mar 28 • 1 pm

Nature in Spanish: Explorar

Facebook Live from Sand Ridge Nature Center
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