Wellness Walk for Toddlers

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305

Short, calming nature discovery walk. Ages 2-4 w/adult.

Foster Family Pond Paddle

Thatcher Woods • River Forest, IL 60305

Foster families, connect with other foster families while kayaking on the pond! Instruction and equipment provided.

Cicada-Palooza – Drop In

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305

Learn about periodical (17 year) cicadas! Insect discovery walks, live cicada viewing and more. Family program.

Book Swap

Twenty-Sixth Street Woods-West • Cook County, IL 60526 (near La Grange Park)

Bring in your gently used books and leave with some new-to-you books! Books can be of any genre and reading […]

Makin’ Music Bluegrass Jam

Thatcher Woods Pavilion • River Forest, IL 60305

Make a simple musical instrument with us or bring your own and join the jam! All ages welcome to join […]

Event Series Story Time in Polish

Story Time in Polish

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305

Program dla najmłodszych miłośników natury. Z pomocą znanych i lubianych wierszyków poznamy owady, ptaki i inne zwierzęta i poszukamy ich […]

Storytime & Picnic

Twenty-Sixth Street Woods-West • Cook County, IL 60526 (near La Grange Park)

Listen to a nature-themed book read aloud by North Riverside Public Library, followed by an activity. Stay after for a […]

Senior Nature Collaging

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305

Join local artist, Phyllis Frick, in making collages of plants, animals and landscapes. Ages 55 and up.

Nature Wellness Walk

Miller Meadow-South • Cook County, IL 60130 (near Forest Park)

Reconnect with nature. Relaxing mindfulness and meditative practices will be led during a leisurely walk. Grove 6.

Fitness Hike

Sunset Bridge Meadow • River Grove, IL 60171

Fitness Hikes are for those looking to get some exercise outdoors. Fitness hikes will be faster paced with little to […]

Nesting Bird Walk

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305