Events

November 2020

exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Wed, Nov 11 • 10 am

Wee Wonders

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Wed, Nov 11 • 10 am

V.E.T.S.

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Wed, Nov 11 • 10 am

Wednesday Weekly Walkers

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
Wed, Nov 11 • 10 am

Hike the Preserves

Beck Lake • Cook County, IL 60016 (near Des Plaines)
children playing on the treehouse at Dan Ryan Woods
Wed, Nov 11 • 10:30 am

Open Nature Play Day

Dan Ryan Woods Visitor Center • Chicago, IL 60620
#BirdThePreserves logo
Thu, Nov 12 • 8 am

Bird Walk

Orland Grassland • Cook County, IL 60467 (near Orland Park)
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Thu, Nov 12 • 10 am

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

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Thu, Nov 12 • 10 am

Hike the Preserves

Willow Springs Woods • Cook County, IL 60480 (near Willow Springs)
Fri, Nov 13 • 12 pm

Conservation@Home: Putting the Garden to Bed

Facebook Live from Little Red Schoolhouse
Thatcher Woods Pavilion building
Sat, Nov 14 • 9 am

Thanksgiving Drive and Drop Food Drive

Thatcher Woods Pavilion • River Forest, IL 60305
Busse Lake Boating Center
Sat, Nov 14 - Sun, Nov 15 • 9 am

Trail Tales

Busse Lake Boating Center • Cook County, IL 60007 (near Elk Grove Village)
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sat, Nov 14 • 9:30 am

Restoration Workday

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Sat, Nov 14 • 10 am

Nature in Spanish

Facebook Live from Sand Ridge Nature Center
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Sat, Nov 14 • 10 am

Turkey Talk

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sat, Nov 14 • 10:30 am

R.I.P. Stewardship

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Wellness in the Woods logo
Sat, Nov 14 • 1:30 pm

Wellness in the Woods: Breathe into Nature

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sat, Nov 14 • 3 pm

What’s on The Menu?

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sun, Nov 15 • 11 am

GPS Scavenger Hunt

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Sun, Nov 15 • 11 am

D.I.Y Suet Feeders

Facebook Live from Little Red Schoolhouse
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sun, Nov 15 • 1 pm

Queen Quest

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Sun, Nov 15 • 1 pm

Fall Walk

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

Hibernation Walk

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sun, Nov 15 • 3 pm

What’s on The Menu?

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Tue, Nov 17 • 7:30 am

National Take A Hike Day

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
a stretch of paved trail on the Thorn Creek Trail System
Tue, Nov 17 • 8 am

National Take a Hike Day

Vollmer Road Grove • Cook County, IL 60478 (near Country Club Hills)
Bird and fall color at Skokie Lagoons
Tue, Nov 17 • 10 am

Fitness Hike

Tower Road Boat Launch • Cook County, IL 60093 (near Winnetka)
Tue, Nov 17 • 10 am

Fitness Hike

Deer Grove-West • Cook County, IL 60010 (near Barrington)
a metal statue at Chicago Portage National Historic Site
Tue, Nov 17 • 11 am

National Take a Hike Day: History & Photography Walk

Chicago Portage National Historic Site • Lyons, IL 60402
a stretch of paved trail on the Thorn Creek Trail System
Tue, Nov 17 • 1 pm

National Take a Hike Day

Plum Creek Meadow • Cook County, IL 60411 (near Chicago Heights)
Tue, Nov 17 • 1 pm

Know Before You Go: Winter Edition

Facebook Live from Forest Preserves Camping
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