Homepage - Fall
Jump to Content
 
 

Lake County Forest Preserves | Preservation, Restoration, Education and Recreation

Education

Print This Page
 
VIEW: summary | month | week
 
 
 

Upcoming Events

December 2016
S M T W T F S
01 02 03
04 05 06 07 08 09 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
January 2017
S M T W T F S
01 02 03 04 05 06 07
08 09 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31
February 2017
S M T W T F S
01 02 03 04
05 06 07 08 09 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28
March 2017
S M T W T F S
01 02 03 04
05 06 07 08 09 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31
April 2017
S M T W T F S
01
02 03 04 05 06 07 08
09 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30
May 2017
S M T W T F S
01 02 03 04 05 06
07 08 09 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31
June 2017
S M T W T F S
01 02 03
04 05 06 07 08 09 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30
July 2017
S M T W T F S
01
02 03 04 05 06 07 08
09 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31
August 2017
S M T W T F S
01 02 03 04 05
06 07 08 09 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31
September 2017
S M T W T F S
01 02
03 04 05 06 07 08 09
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
October 2017
S M T W T F S
01 02 03 04 05 06 07
08 09 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31
November 2017
S M T W T F S
01 02 03 04
05 06 07 08 09 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30
December 2017
S M T W T F S
01 02
03 04 05 06 07 08 09
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
31
January 2018
S M T W T F S
01 02 03 04 05 06
07 08 09 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31
February 2018
S M T W T F S
01 02 03
04 05 06 07 08 09 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28
March 2018
S M T W T F S
01 02 03
04 05 06 07 08 09 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
April 2018
S M T W T F S
01 02 03 04 05 06 07
08 09 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30
May 2018
S M T W T F S
01 02 03 04 05
06 07 08 09 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31
June 2018
S M T W T F S
01 02
03 04 05 06 07 08 09
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
July 2018
S M T W T F S
01 02 03 04 05 06 07
08 09 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31
August 2018
S M T W T F S
01 02 03 04
05 06 07 08 09 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31
September 2018
S M T W T F S
01
02 03 04 05 06 07 08
09 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30
October 2018
S M T W T F S
01 02 03 04 05 06
07 08 09 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31
November 2018
S M T W T F S
01 02 03
04 05 06 07 08 09 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30
December 2018
S M T W T F S
01
02 03 04 05 06 07 08
09 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31
Restoration Workday: Berkeley Prairie
Event details:
December 04, 2016
INGR04
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

December 04, 2016 (10:00 AM - 1:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Ela Prairie (Cuba Marsh)
Event details:
December 04, 2016
CUMA03
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

December 04, 2016 (1:00 PM - 4:00 PM)
World Wildlife Conservation Day
Event details:
December 04, 2016
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Lake County has the most threatened and endangered species of any county in Illinois. Drop in to learn how to help these species and others worldwide by investigating confiscated objects and visiting with live education animals.
 

December 04, 2016 (1:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Ela Prairie (Cuba Marsh)
Event details:
December 06, 2016
CUMA03
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

December 06, 2016 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Native Seed Nursery
Event details:
December 06, 2016
ROSA-NSN-water-parsnip-460x360
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

December 06, 2016 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Playdate with Nature
Event details:
December 06, 2016
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Move your kids outdoors for unstructured seasonal play activities, proven healthful and beneficial for children of all ages.
 

December 06, 2016 (1:00 PM - 2:30 PM)
Restoration Workday: Native Seed Nursery
Event details:
December 07, 2016
ROSA-NSN-water-parsnip-460x360
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

December 07, 2016 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Old School
Event details:
December 08, 2016
OLSC04
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

December 08, 2016 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Connecting Kids with Nature
Event details:
December 08, 2016
kids-stock01
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Connect your kids with nature through outdoor exploration. Along the way, learn about the benefits of nature play.
 

December 08, 2016 (10:30 AM - 11:45 AM)
Skokie Valley Astronomers
Event details:
December 09, 2016
astronomy
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Join the Skokie Valley Astronomers at Ryerson Woods on the second Friday of each month. Learn about outer space, the sky and universe. Stargazing after each meeting, weather permitting.
 

December 09, 2016 (8:00 PM - 10:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Prairie Wolf Slough
Event details:
December 10, 2016
PRWO03
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

December 10, 2016 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Ela Prairie (Cuba Marsh)
Event details:
December 11, 2016
CUMA03
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

December 11, 2016 (1:00 PM - 4:00 PM)
Sunday Stroll: Old School
Event details:
December 11, 2016
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Enjoy a winter stroll with a naturalist on one of our solar-lit paths and experience the preserve after sunset when it is usually closed.
 

December 11, 2016 (5:00 PM - 6:30 PM)
Restoration Workday: Ela Prairie (Cuba Marsh)
Event details:
December 13, 2016
CUMA03
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

December 13, 2016 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Hikin' Tykes: Fur
Event details:
December 13, 2016
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Nature-based story, craft and outdoor exploration for you and your preschool child.
 

December 13, 2016 (9:30 AM - 10:45 AM)
Restoration Workday: Native Seed Nursery
Event details:
December 13, 2016
ROSA-NSN-water-parsnip-460x360
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

December 13, 2016 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: MacArthur Woods
Event details:
December 14, 2016
Volunteer-06
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

December 14, 2016 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Native Seed Nursery
Event details:
December 14, 2016
ROSA-NSN-water-parsnip-460x360
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

December 14, 2016 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Old School
Event details:
December 15, 2016
OLSC04
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

December 15, 2016 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Grant Woods
Event details:
December 17, 2016
GRWO02
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

December 17, 2016 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Oriole Grove
Event details:
December 17, 2016
Volunteers_Grant_Woods_5-20-06_006
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

December 17, 2016 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Ryerson Woods
Event details:
December 17, 2016
ERCA08
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

December 17, 2016 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Greenbelt
Event details:
December 17, 2016
CUMA03
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

December 17, 2016 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Wilmot Woods
Event details:
December 18, 2016
INGR04
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

December 18, 2016 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Ela Prairie (Cuba Marsh)
Event details:
December 18, 2016
CUMA03
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

December 18, 2016 (1:00 PM - 4:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Ela Prairie (Cuba Marsh)
Event details:
December 20, 2016
CUMA03
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

December 20, 2016 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Native Seed Nursery
Event details:
December 20, 2016
ROSA-NSN-water-parsnip-460x360
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

December 20, 2016 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Winter Walk Wednesdays: Cuba Marsh
Event details:
December 21, 2016
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Keep active outdoors in the colder months with these monthly walks. It’s refreshing, there are no biting insects, and you’ll experience the wonders of the winter season.
 

December 21, 2016 (10:00 AM - 11:30 AM)
Restoration Workday: Native Seed Nursery
Event details:
December 21, 2016
ROSA-NSN-water-parsnip-460x360
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

December 21, 2016 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Old School
Event details:
December 22, 2016
OLSC04
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

December 22, 2016 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Ela Prairie (Cuba Marsh)
Event details:
December 27, 2016
CUMA03
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

December 27, 2016 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Native Seed Nursery
Event details:
December 27, 2016
ROSA-NSN-water-parsnip-460x360
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

December 27, 2016 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Native Seed Nursery
Event details:
December 28, 2016
ROSA-NSN-water-parsnip-460x360
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

December 28, 2016 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Old School
Event details:
December 29, 2016
OLSC04
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

December 29, 2016 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Berkeley Prairie
Event details:
January 01, 2017
INGR04
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 01, 2017 (10:00 AM - 1:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Ela Prairie (Cuba Marsh)
Event details:
January 01, 2017
CUMA03
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 01, 2017 (1:00 PM - 4:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Ela Prairie (Cuba Marsh)
Event details:
January 03, 2017
CUMA03
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 03, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Native Seed Nursery
Event details:
January 03, 2017
ROSA-NSN-water-parsnip-460x360
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 03, 2017 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Native Seed Nursery
Event details:
January 04, 2017
ROSA-NSN-water-parsnip-460x360
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 04, 2017 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Old School
Event details:
January 05, 2017
OLSC04
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 05, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Snowmobile Safety Class Certification and Exam
Event details:
January 07, 2017
ROSAsnowmobile-20011127-001
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Passing the written exam at the end of the class allows youth ages 12 to 16 to operate a snowmobile on their own.
 

January 07, 2017 (8:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
Walk with a Naturalist: Sun Lake
Event details:
January 07, 2017
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Discover the diversity of plant and animal life in your preserves on this naturalist-guided walk. Join us each month to experience and learn about seasonal changes within the preserves.
 

January 07, 2017 (9:00 AM - 10:30 AM)
Restoration Workday: Greenbelt
Event details:
January 07, 2017
CUMA03
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 07, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Grainger Woods
Event details:
January 07, 2017
Volunteer-11
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 07, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Exploring the Botanical Arts at Brushwood Center
Event details:
January 08, 2017
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Discover the steps involved in creating a work of art. Each piece in the exhibition has been handpicked by teacher and renowned botanical artist, Heeyoung Kim.
 

January 08, 2017 (1:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Ela Prairie (Cuba Marsh)
Event details:
January 08, 2017
CUMA03
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 08, 2017 (1:00 PM - 4:00 PM)
Sunday Stroll: Lakewood
Event details:
January 08, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Enjoy a winter stroll with a naturalist on one of our solar-lit paths and experience the preserve after sunset when it is usually closed.
 

January 08, 2017 (5:00 PM - 6:30 PM)
Restoration Workday: Ela Prairie (Cuba Marsh)
Event details:
January 10, 2017
CUMA03
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 10, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Hikin' Tykes: Insects in Winter
Event details:
January 10, 2017
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Nature-based story, craft and outdoor exploration for you and your preschool child.
 

January 10, 2017 (9:30 AM - 10:45 AM)
Restoration Workday: Native Seed Nursery
Event details:
January 10, 2017
ROSA-NSN-water-parsnip-460x360
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 10, 2017 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: MacArthur Woods
Event details:
January 11, 2017
Volunteer-06
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 11, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Native Seed Nursery
Event details:
January 11, 2017
ROSA-NSN-water-parsnip-460x360
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 11, 2017 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Old School
Event details:
January 12, 2017
OLSC04
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 12, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Connecting Kids with Nature
Event details:
January 12, 2017
kids-stock01
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Connect your kids with nature through outdoor exploration. Along the way, learn about the benefits of nature play.
 

January 12, 2017 (10:30 AM - 11:45 AM)
Full Moon Night Hike
Event details:
January 12, 2017
6:45 PM - 8:15 PM
Hike under the magical glow of the full moon. This is your chance to enjoy the peace and serenity of a preserve after dark and experience what the animals see at night.
 

January 12, 2017 (6:45 PM - 8:15 PM)
Skokie Valley Astronomers
Event details:
January 13, 2017
astronomy
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Join the Skokie Valley Astronomers at Ryerson Woods on the second Friday of each month. Learn about outer space, the sky and the universe. Stargazing after the meeting, weather permitting.
 

January 13, 2017 (8:00 PM - 10:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Prairie Wolf Slough
Event details:
January 14, 2017
PRWO03
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 14, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Hoot and Howl Hike
Event details:
January 14, 2017
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Winter is a great time to listen for coyotes and owls, who are active year-round. Bundle up and learn
about these amazing animals while we listen for them in the preserve. Perhaps we’ll get lucky enough to hear a hoot and a howl.
 

January 14, 2017 (4:30 PM - 6:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Wilmot Woods
Event details:
January 15, 2017
INGR04
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 15, 2017 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Ela Prairie (Cuba Marsh)
Event details:
January 15, 2017
CUMA03
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 15, 2017 (1:00 PM - 4:00 PM)
Playdate with Nature
Event details:
January 16, 2017
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Move your kids outdoors for unstructured seasonal play activities, proven healthful and beneficial for children of all ages.
 

January 16, 2017 (1:00 PM - 2:30 PM)
Restoration Workday: Ela Prairie (Cuba Marsh)
Event details:
January 17, 2017
CUMA03
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 17, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Native Seed Nursery
Event details:
January 17, 2017
ROSA-NSN-water-parsnip-460x360
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 17, 2017 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Winter Walk Wednesdays: Van Patten Woods
Event details:
January 18, 2017
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Keep active outdoors in the colder months with these monthly walks. It’s refreshing, there are no biting insects and you’ll experience the wonders of the winter season.
 

January 18, 2017 (10:00 AM - 11:30 AM)
Restoration Workday: Native Seed Nursery
Event details:
January 18, 2017
ROSA-NSN-water-parsnip-460x360
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 18, 2017 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Old School
Event details:
January 19, 2017
OLSC04
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 19, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Grant Woods
Event details:
January 21, 2017
GRWO02
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 21, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Oriole Grove
Event details:
January 21, 2017
Volunteers_Grant_Woods_5-20-06_006
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 21, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Scout Saturday: Earth Rocks
Event details:
January 21, 2017
boy-scouts01
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
This program is for individual scouts or troops with less than six members.
 

January 21, 2017 (10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
Restoration Workday: Ela Prairie (Cuba Marsh)
Event details:
January 22, 2017
CUMA03
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 22, 2017 (1:00 PM - 4:00 PM)
Outdoor Skills: Tracking and Observation
Event details:
January 22, 2017
RCA-20100113-001
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Learn how to identify tracks, scat and other clues left by common Lake County animals, and then try your new skills outdoors.
 

January 22, 2017 (1:30 PM - 4:00 PM)
Sunday Stroll: Independence Grove
Event details:
January 22, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Enjoy a winter stroll with a naturalist on one of our plowed paths and experience the preserve after sunset when it is usually closed.
 

January 22, 2017 (5:00 PM - 6:30 PM)
Restoration Workday: Ela Prairie (Cuba Marsh)
Event details:
January 24, 2017
CUMA03
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 24, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Native Seed Nursery
Event details:
January 24, 2017
ROSA-NSN-water-parsnip-460x360
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 24, 2017 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Native Seed Nursery
Event details:
January 25, 2017
ROSA-NSN-water-parsnip-460x360
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 25, 2017 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Old School
Event details:
January 26, 2017
OLSC04
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 26, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Ryerson Woods
Event details:
January 28, 2017
ERCA08
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 28, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Ela Prairie (Cuba Marsh)
Event details:
January 29, 2017
CUMA03
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 29, 2017 (1:00 PM - 4:00 PM)
Hoot and Howl Hike
Event details:
January 29, 2017
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Winter is a great time to listen for coyotes and owls, who are active year-round. Bundle up and learn
about these amazing animals while we listen for them in the preserve. Perhaps we’ll get lucky enough to hear a hoot and a howl.
 

January 29, 2017 (4:30 PM - 6:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Ela Prairie (Cuba Marsh)
Event details:
January 31, 2017
CUMA03
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 31, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Native Seed Nursery
Event details:
January 31, 2017
ROSA-NSN-water-parsnip-460x360
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

January 31, 2017 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Homeschool Companion: Locomotion
Event details:
February 01, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Discover the many ways animals move in Lake County and then take a hike to see them in action.
 

February 01, 2017 (10:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Native Seed Nursery
Event details:
February 01, 2017
ROSA-NSN-water-parsnip-460x360
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

February 01, 2017 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Old School
Event details:
February 02, 2017
OLSC04
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
 

February 02, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
 
close (X)