Events

River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Thu, Aug 4 • 8 pm

Bat Chat

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Fri, Aug 5 • 10 am

Fridays in the Field

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Fri, Aug 5 • 10 am

Fridays in the Field

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
kids playing on a log
Fri, Aug 5 • 2 pm

Teen Exploration Days: Biking, Birding & (Forest) Bathing

Busse Forest-North • Cook County, IL 60007 (near Elk Grove Village)
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Fri, Aug 5 • 8 pm

Nocturnal Adventure Camp

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sat, Aug 6 • 6 am

Early Risers

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Sat, Aug 6 - Sun, Aug 7 • 9 am

Children’s Nature Story Trail: “Where the Wild Things Are” by Maurice Sendak

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sat, Aug 6 • 10 am

Hummingbird Walk

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Sat, Aug 6 • 10:30 am

Mosquitos!

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Sat, Aug 6 • 2 pm

Live Healthy, Discover Nature! Hike

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sat, Aug 6 • 3 pm

What’s On The Menu?

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Sat, Aug 6 • 7:30 pm

Going Batty

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
a mountain biker participating in a race on the Palos Trail System
Sun, Aug 7 • 9 am

CAMBr Meltdown

Pulaski Woods • Cook County, IL 60480 (near Willow Springs)
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sun, Aug 7 • 10:30 am

Forest Walk

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Sun, Aug 7 • 1 pm

Habitat Walk

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sun, Aug 7 • 1 pm

Songs of Summer

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sun, Aug 7 • 1:30 pm

Forest Walk

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sun, Aug 7 • 3 pm

What’s On The Menu?

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
#BirdThePreserves logo
Wed, Aug 10 • 8 am

Bird Walk

Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center • Chicago, IL 60620
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Wed, Aug 10 • 9 am

Sit & Sip

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Wed, Aug 10 • 10 am

Wee Wonders

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Wed, Aug 10 • 10 am

Small Serendipity

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
children playing on the treehouse at Dan Ryan Woods
Wed, Aug 10 • 10 am

Open Nature Play Day

Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center • Chicago, IL 60620
Pavilion and cabins at Camp Reinberg
Wed, Aug 10 • 6 pm

Cooking 101

Camp Reinberg • Palatine, IL 60074
Thu, Aug 11 • 10 am

Walk & Talk

Teason’s Woods • Cook County, IL 60464 (near Palos Park)
Ruby-throated hummingbird at Bunker Hill. Photo by Tom Lally.
Thu, Aug 11 • 10 am

Hummingbirds for Kids

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Thu, Aug 11 • 10 am

Story Trail

Bemis Woods-South • Cook County, IL 60558 (near Western Springs)
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Thu, Aug 11 • 8:15 pm

Moon Walk (Programa ofrecido en Español)

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Fri, Aug 12 • 10 am

Fridays in the Field

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Fri, Aug 12 • 10 am

Fridays in the Field

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062