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Events in Southwest Cook County

The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Fri, Aug 19 • 10 am

Fridays in the Field

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Ruby-throated hummingbird feeding on cardinal flower at McCormick Woods. Photo by Fidencio Marbella.
Special Event Sat, Aug 20 • 9 am

Hummingbird Fest

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Sat, Aug 20 • 10 am

Walk & Talk

Oak Forest Heritage Preserve-East • Oak Forest, IL 60452
A ruby-throated humming bird feeding on cardinal flower at Somme. Photo by Lisa Culp.
Sun, Aug 21 • 10 am

Hummingbird Chat

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sun, Aug 21 • 1:30 pm

Seasonal Pop Up

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Tue, Aug 23 • 6:30 pm

Night Sky Celebration

Swallow Cliff Woods-South • Cook County, IL 60464 (near Palos Park)
Ruby-throated hummingbird at Bunker Hill. Photo by Tom Lally.
Thu, Aug 25 • 10 am

Hummingbirds for Kids

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Fri, Aug 26 • 9 am

Walk & Talk

Red Gate Woods • Cook County, IL 60480 (near Willow Springs)
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Fri, Aug 26 • 10 am

Fridays in the Field

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Fri, Aug 26 • 7 pm

Evening at a Nature Center (Programa ofrecido en Español)

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sat, Aug 27 • 9:30 am

Restoration Stewardship Weekend

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sat, Aug 27 • 10 am

Summer Sights and Sounds Walk

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sun, Aug 28 • 9:30 am

Restoration Stewardship Weekend

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
people participating in an outdoor yoga class
Sun, Aug 28 • 10 am

Yoga In the Woods

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sun, Aug 28 • 1:30 pm

Focus on Habitats

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Wed, Aug 31 • 10:30 am

Mother Nature and Me: Cicadas

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sat, Sep 3 • 10 am

Nest Search

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sun, Sep 4 • 10 am

Nest Search

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Wed, Sep 7 • 10 am

I am a Scientist

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Thu, Sep 8 • 10 am

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

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Thu, Sep 8 • 7 pm

Singing Insects

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sat, Sep 10 • 10 am

R.I.P. Stewardship

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sat, Sep 10 • 1 pm

Sweeping the Prairie

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sat, Sep 10 • 8:30 pm

Moon Walk

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sun, Sep 11 • 1 pm

Conservation@Home: Name that Shrub

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
a person participating in archery at Beaubien Woods
Thu, Sep 15 • 4:30 pm

Archery

Bremen Grove • Cook County, IL 60477 (near Tinley Park)
Sat, Sep 17 • 10 am

Walk & Talk

Orland Grassland South • Cook County, IL 60467 (near Orland Park)
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sat, Sep 17 • 1 pm

Orienteering Part I: Beginner Compass Skills

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sun, Sep 18 • 10 am

Dolomite Prairie Hike

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sun, Sep 18 • 1:30 pm

Discovering Spiders

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480