Events

September 2020

staff banding an osprey chick
Sat, Sep 19 • 9 am

Bird Banding

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Sun, Sep 20 • 7 am

Fitness Trail Walk

Spears Woods • Cook County, IL 60480 (near Willow Springs)
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sun, Sep 20 • 11 am

Pollinator BioBlitz

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Thu, Sep 24 • 10 am

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

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Fri, Sep 25 • 9:30 am

Meet a Box Turtle

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Party for the Preserves event logo
Sat, Sep 26 • 9 am

Party for the Preserves

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sat, Sep 26 • 10 am

Hiding in Plain Sight

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Party for the Preserves event logo
Sat, Sep 26 • 11 am

Party for the Preserves

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Party for the Preserves event logo
Sat, Sep 26 • 2 pm

Party for the Preserves

Bemis Woods-South • Cook County, IL 60558 (near Western Springs)
Party for the Preserves event logo
Sat, Sep 26 • 6 pm

Party for the Preserves: An Evening at the Campgrounds

Camp Bullfrog Lake • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sun, Sep 27 • 1 pm

Fall Nature Walk

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
open woodland at Salt Creek Woods Nature Preserve
Wed, Sep 30 • 5 pm

Ecology Walk

Bemis Woods-North • Cook County, IL 60523 (near Oak Brook)

October 2020

people setting up a tent at a Camping 101 event
Thu, Oct 1 • 5:30 pm

Camping 101

Camp Sullivan • Oak Forest, IL 60452
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sat, Oct 3 • 10 am

Restoring Nature

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sat, Oct 3 • 1 pm

Restaurando la Naturaleza

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
a bur oak savanna
Sat, Oct 3 • 1 pm

Who Lives in the Oak

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Thu, Oct 8 • 10 am

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

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
salamander in dirt.
Fri, Oct 9 • 11 am

Life Under a Log

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

R.I.P. Stewardship

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Pin oak in fall. Photo by Jane Balaban.
Sun, Oct 11 • 1 pm

What Oak is This?

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
people setting up a tent at a Camping 101 event
Tue, Oct 13 • 5:30 pm

Camping 101

Camp Bullfrog Lake • Willow Springs, IL 60480
a trail and bridge at Oak Forest Heritage Preserve
Wed, Oct 14 • 5:30 pm

Haunted History Hike

Oak Forest Heritage Preserve-East • Oak Forest, IL 60452
Heart Your Park Day of Service logo
Sat, Oct 17 • 9 am

Heart Your Park Service Day

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
trees with orange and yellow leaves at Trailside Museum
Sat, Oct 17 • 10 am

Fall Color Hike

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
creek in fall at Black Partridge Woods
Sat, Oct 17 • 1 pm

Fall Color Walk

Palos Park Woods-North • Cook County, IL 60464 (near Palos Park)
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sat, Oct 24 • 10:30 am

Adaptation Hike

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
a footpath through open woods at Arie Crown Forest
Sat, Oct 24 • 11 am

Restoration Highlight Hike

Sundown Meadow • Countryside, IL 60525
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Fri, Oct 30 • 10:30 am

Creature Feature

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Fri, Oct 30 • 12 pm

Día de Lotería en la Escuelita Roja (Day of the dead celebration event)

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sat, Oct 31 • 1 pm

Fall Hike

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
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