Events

Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center building
Wed, Dec 28 • 10 am

Open Nature Play Day

Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center • Chicago, IL 60620
A group hiking in the snow nearby Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center.
Wed, Dec 28 • 11 am

Winter Exploration Day

Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center • Chicago, IL 60620
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Wed, Dec 28 • 1:30 pm

Animal Encounter

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Wed, Dec 28 • 1:30 pm

Winter Secrets Hike

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
Wellness in the Woods logo
Sat, Dec 31 • 10 am

New Year’s Wellness Walk

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sat, Dec 31 • 10 am

Renew, Rejuvenate, Restore

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Mon, Jan 2 • 10 am

New Year’s Resolution Walk

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Mon, Jan 2 • 11 am

Resolution Walk

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Tue, Jan 3 • 10 am

Wildlife Connections

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Wed, Jan 4 • 10 am

Small Serendipity

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Wed, Jan 4 • 10 am

Tots Trivia Walk

Bemis Woods-South • Cook County, IL 60558 (near Western Springs)
Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center building
Wed, Jan 4 • 10 am

Open Nature Play Day

Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center • Chicago, IL 60620
two children with walking sticks in the snow at Whistler Woods
Thu, Jan 5 • 6 pm

Winter Workshop: Woodworking

Rolling Knolls • Elgin, IL 60120
a large bonfire
Fri, Jan 6 • 6 pm

Winter Fire Building Workshop

Camp Reinberg • Palatine, IL 60074
a person cross-country skiing at Sagawau Environmental Learning Center
Sat, Jan 7 • 9 am

Beginner Cross-Country Ski Lessons

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

Pinecone Suet Feeders

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Sat, Jan 7 • 11 am

Winter Reptiles and Amphibians

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Sat, Jan 7 • 1:30 pm

Live Healthy, Discover Nature! Walk

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sat, Jan 7 • 3 pm

What’s On The Menu?

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
a person cross-country skiing at Sagawau Environmental Learning Center
Sun, Jan 8 • 9 am

Beginner Cross-Country Ski Lessons

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Sun, Jan 8 • 9:30 am

Cold Weather Crafting

Swallow Cliff Woods-North • Cook County, IL 60464 (near Palos Park)
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Sun, Jan 8 • 1 pm

Animal Trackin’

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sun, Jan 8 • 1 pm

Winter Walk

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sun, Jan 8 • 1 pm

Winter Insects

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sun, Jan 8 • 1:30 pm

Winter Tree ID Walk

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Sun, Jan 8 • 1:30 pm

Meet Our Birds

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sun, Jan 8 • 3 pm

What’s On The Menu?

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Tue, Jan 10 • 10 am

Wildlife Connections

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Tue, Jan 10 • 6 pm

Beginner Beekeeping Class

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Wed, Jan 11 • 9 am

Photography Walk

Spears Woods • Cook County, IL 60480 (near Willow Springs)