Events

August 2021

The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Thu, Aug 12 • 10 am

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

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Thu, Aug 12 • 2 pm

This Old Beehive

Facebook Live from River Trail Nature Center
a person participating in archery at Beaubien Woods
Thu, Aug 12 • 4:30 pm

Archery

Dan Ryan Woods-Central • Chicago, IL 60620
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Thu, Aug 12 • 7 pm

Songs of Summer Nights

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Fri, Aug 13 - Sun, Aug 15 • 9 am

Animal Olympics Drop-In

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Fri, Aug 13 • 10 am

Fridays in the Field

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Fri, Aug 13 • 3 pm

Nature Obstacle Course

Twenty-Sixth Street Woods-West • Cook County, IL 60526 (near La Grange Park)
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Fri, Aug 13 • 7:30 pm

Bats!

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sat, Aug 14 • 6 am

Early Risers

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sat, Aug 14 • 10 am

R.I.P. Stewardship

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sat, Aug 14 • 10 am

Hummingbird Sit

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Bridge and trail at Sagawau Environmental Learning Center. Photo by Christine Karge Dewey.
Sat, Aug 14 • 11:30 am

Day Hiking Leadership Training (In Person & Virtual)

Bemis Woods-North • Cook County, IL 60523 (near Oak Brook)
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sat, Aug 14 • 3 pm

What’s on The Menu?

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
a large bonfire
Sat, Aug 14 • 6 pm

Summer Bonfire

Camp Shabbona Woods • South Holland, IL 60473
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sat, Aug 14 • 7:30 pm

Forest Bathing by Moonlight

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Sun, Aug 15 • 10 am

High Summer Prairie Walk

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
Sun, Aug 15 • 11 am

Hummingbird Gardening

Facebook Live from Sagawau Environmental Learning Center
Sun, Aug 15 • 12 pm

Music, Nature and Arts Festival

Caldwell Woods • Chicago, IL 60646
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Sun, Aug 15 • 1 pm

Family Pond Paddle

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Sun, Aug 15 • 1 pm

Bring on the Butterflies!

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Sun, Aug 15 • 1:30 pm

Meet our Birds

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sun, Aug 15 • 1:30 pm

Flight of the Bumblebee

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sun, Aug 15 • 3 pm

What’s on The Menu?

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
two bluebirds on a nesting box at horizon farm
Tue, Aug 17 • 1 pm

Ask a Bird Nerd

Facebook Live from Sand Ridge Nature Center
Tue, Aug 17 • 2 pm

Creative Reduce to Reuse

Facebook Live from River Trail Nature Center
children playing on the treehouse at Dan Ryan Woods
Wed, Aug 18 • 10 am

Open Nature Play Day

Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center • Chicago, IL 60620
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Wed, Aug 18 - Fri, Aug 20 • 10 am

Hummingbird Garden Chat

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Wed, Aug 18 • 12 pm

What in the World is a Circular Economy?

Zoom Presentation
Wed, Aug 18 • 4 pm

Kayak the Des Plaines

Maywood Grove • Maywood, IL 60153
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Wed, Aug 18 • 7:30 pm

Inviting All Insects: Insects at your Headlights Tailgate Party

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
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