Events

April 2021

american bullfrogs on a rock at Crabtree Nature Center
Thu, Apr 15 • 10 am

Frog Frenzy

Facebook Live from River Trail Nature Center
Thu, Apr 15 • 10 am

Walk & Talk

Horsetail Lake • Cook County, IL 60464 (near Palos Park)
a tent and campfire at dusk at Camp Bullfrog Lake
Thu, Apr 15 • 5:30 pm

Camping 101

Camp Dan Beard • Northbrook, IL 60062
#BirdThePreserves logo
Fri, Apr 16 • 8 am

Spring Bird Walk

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
signs explaining Site A, burial place of the world's first nuclear reactor
Fri, Apr 16 • 10 am

Walk & Talk

Red Gate Woods • Cook County, IL 60480 (near Willow Springs)
children playing on the treehouse at Dan Ryan Woods
Fri, Apr 16 • 12 pm

Open Nature Play Day

Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center • Chicago, IL 60620
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Fri, Apr 16 • 7:30 pm

Calling Frog Survey

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Sat, Apr 17 • 8 am

Morning Bird Walk

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Sat, Apr 17 • 9 am

Children’s Story Trail and Craft

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
two people in a canoe on the North Branch of the Chicago River
Sat, Apr 17 • 9 am

Ralph Frese Memorial Paddle

Tower Road • Cook County, IL 60093 (near Winnetka)
Sat, Apr 17 • 10 am

Fitness Hike

Sweet Woods • Cook County, IL 60476 (near Thornton)
Sat, Apr 17 • 10 am

Walk & Talk

St. Mihiel Woods-East • Cook County, IL 60477 (near Tinley Park)
Sat, Apr 17 • 10 am

Nature in Spanish: Las Flores

Facebook Live from Sand Ridge Nature Center
Sat, Apr 17 • 11 am

Peak into the Pond

Facebook Live from Little Red Schoolhouse
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sat, Apr 17 • 11 am

GPS Scavenger Hunt

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Sat, Apr 17 • 12 pm

Explore: Pulaski Woods-South

Pulaski Woods-South • Cook County, IL 60480 (near Willow Springs)
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Sat, Apr 17 • 1 pm

Fledgling Bird Adventure

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
Wellness in the Woods logo
Sat, Apr 17 • 1:30 pm

Wellness in the Woods: Earth Month

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sat, Apr 17 • 7 pm

Fireside Tales

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sun, Apr 18 • 8 am

Self-guided Wildflower Walk

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Sun, Apr 18 • 9 am

Children’s Story Trail and Craft

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Sun, Apr 18 • 9:30 am

Waterfowl Nesting

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sun, Apr 18 • 10 am

Spring Wildflower Walk

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sun, Apr 18 • 11 am

GPS Scavenger Hunt

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Sun, Apr 18 • 1:30 pm

Watercolor Spring

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Mon, Apr 19 • 8 am

Self-guided Wildflower Walk

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Mon, Apr 19 • 9 am

Children’s Story Trail and Craft

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Tue, Apr 20 • 8:30 am

Bird Hike

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Tue, Apr 20 • 10 am

Small Serendipity

Facebook Live from River Trail Nature Center
two bluebirds on a nesting box at horizon farm
Tue, Apr 20 • 1 pm

Ask a Bird Nerd

Facebook Live from Sand Ridge Nature Center
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