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Restoration Workday: Native Seed Nursery
Event details:
December 13, 2017
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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, 2017 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Old School
Event details:
December 14, 2017
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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, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Connecting Kids with Nature
Event details:
December 14, 2017
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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 14, 2017 (10:30 AM - 11:45 AM)
Restoration Workday: Grant Woods
Event details:
December 16, 2017
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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 16, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Oriole Grove
Event details:
December 16, 2017
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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 16, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Wilmot Woods
Event details:
December 17, 2017
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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 17, 2017 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
It's a Bird, It's a Plane
Event details:
December 17, 2017
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Celebrate Wright Brothers Day by making paper planes to fly like birds. Drop in to learn the physics of plane and bird flight, and explore raptor wing shapes designed to hunt prey.
 

December 17, 2017 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Ela Prairie (Cuba Marsh)
Event details:
December 17, 2017
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1:00 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 17, 2017 (1:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Ela Prairie (Cuba Marsh)
Event details:
December 19, 2017
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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 19, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Native Seed Nursery
Event details:
December 19, 2017
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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 19, 2017 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Native Seed Nursery
Event details:
December 20, 2017
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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, 2017 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Old School
Event details:
December 21, 2017
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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 21, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Winter Woods Night Hike
Event details:
December 22, 2017
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Discover the magic of a winter woods at night while learning the survival strategies of our native wildlife. An indoor presentation will be followed by a walk on a candlelit path.
 

December 22, 2017 (6:30 PM - 8:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Native Seed Nursery
Event details:
CANCELLED
December 26, 2017
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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 26, 2017 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
CANCELLED 
Restoration Workday: Native Seed Nursery
Event details:
December 27, 2017
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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, 2017 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Restoration Workday: Old School
Event details:
December 28, 2017
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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 28, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Hoot and Howl Hike
Event details:
December 30, 2017
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Winter is a great time to listen for coyotes and owls, which 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.
 

December 30, 2017 (4:30 PM - 6:00 PM)
Scout Saturday: Mammal Study Merit Badge
Event details:
January 06, 2018
AnimalAdaptations
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Learn about the mammals that live in Lake County as you earn your Merit Badge.
 

January 06, 2018 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Walk with a Naturalist: Lakewood
Event details:
January 06, 2018
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Discover the diversity of plant and animal life on this naturalist-guided walk. Join us each month to experience and learn about seasonal changes within the preserves.
 

January 06, 2018 (9:00 AM - 10:30 AM)
Hikin' Tykes: Letters in Nature
Event details:
January 09, 2018
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Nature-based story, hands-on activities, craft and outdoor exploration, weather permitting.
 

January 09, 2018 (9:30 AM - 10:45 AM)
Connecting Kids with Nature
Event details:
January 11, 2018
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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 11, 2018 (10:30 AM - 11:45 AM)
Skokie Valley Astronomers
Event details:
January 12, 2018
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 12, 2018 (8:00 PM - 10:00 PM)
Playdate with Nature-ML King Day
Event details:
January 15, 2018
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 15, 2018 (1:00 PM - 2:30 PM)
Restoration Workday: Fox River and Wagner Fen
Event details:
January 20, 2018
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 20, 2018 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Mysteries in the Snow
Event details:
January 20, 2018
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Discover who’s active in winter by observing clues in the snow and surrounding natural community. Fine tune your animal observation skills, including how to identify tracks and scat.
 

January 20, 2018 (1:30 PM - 3:00 PM)
Squirrel Appreciation Day
Event details:
January 21, 2018
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
How many squirrel species live in Lake County? Drop-in for squirrel trivia, touch table, crafts, and a hike while using Project Squirrel to become a citizen scientist.
 

January 21, 2018 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Nature Open House and Campfire
Event details:
January 27, 2018
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Winter is a magical time in the forest preserves. Join us for a campfire and nature activities as we discover which animals are out and about in the woods.
 

January 27, 2018 (5:00 PM - 6:30 PM)
Emblems of Illinois: White-tailed deer
Event details:
January 28, 2018
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Celebrate the State of Illinois' Bicentennial (1818–2018) by learning about its symbols. Each program in this 10-part series teaches about the origin and natural history of the state symbols, and may include a brief walk.
 

January 28, 2018 (1:30 PM - 2:30 PM)
Walk with a Naturalist: Van Patten Woods
Event details:
February 03, 2018
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Discover the diversity of plant and animal life on this naturalist-guided walk. Join us each month to experience and learn about seasonal changes within the preserves.
 

February 03, 2018 (9:00 AM - 10:30 AM)
Phenology and Photography
Event details:
February 03, 2018
Photo of the preserves in the winter
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Outdoor workshop for serious amateur photographers. Combines Naturalist's insight with technical tips from a professional photographer. February is sure to provide interesting photo subjects: ice formations, wintery streams, and more.
 

February 03, 2018 (1:00 PM - 4:00 PM)
Connecting Kids with Nature
Event details:
February 08, 2018
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10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Connect your kids with nature through outdoor exploration. Along the way, learn about the benefits of nature play.
 

February 08, 2018 (10:30 AM - 11:45 AM)
Skokie Valley Astronomers
Event details:
February 09, 2018
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.
 

February 09, 2018 (8:00 PM - 10:00 PM)
Profiles in Excellence
Event details:
February 11, 2018
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Join us for an inspiring afternoon in honor of black history at the 35th annual Profiles in Excellence.
 

February 11, 2018 (2:00 PM - 4:00 PM)
Hikin' Tykes: Coyotes
Event details:
February 13, 2018
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Nature-based story, hands-on activities, craft and outdoor exploration, weather permitting.
 

February 13, 2018 (9:30 AM - 10:45 AM)
Restoration Workday: Fox River and Wagner Fen
Event details:
February 17, 2018
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 17, 2018 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Backyard Bird Count
Event details:
February 18, 2018
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Drop in to count birds and help monitor bird populations. View a touch table about native birds and visit a live education raptor. Bring a smartphone or tablet for birding apps.
 

February 18, 2018 (12:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
Playdate with Nature-President's Day
Event details:
February 19, 2018
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Move your kids outdoors for unstructured seasonal play activities, proven healthful and beneficial for children of all ages.
 

February 19, 2018 (1:00 PM - 2:30 PM)
Emblems of Illinois: Fluorite, Drummer, Tully Monster
Event details:
February 25, 2018
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Celebrate the State of Illinois' Bicentennial (1818–2018) by learning about its symbols. Each program in this 10-part series teaches about the origin and natural history of the state symbols, and may include a brief walk.
 

February 25, 2018 (1:30 PM - 2:30 PM)
Skokie Valley Astronomers
Event details:
March 09, 2018
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.
 

March 09, 2018 (8:00 PM - 10:00 PM)
Skokie Valley Astronomers
Event details:
April 13, 2018
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.
 

April 13, 2018 (8:00 PM - 10:00 PM)
Skokie Valley Astronomers
Event details:
May 11, 2018
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.
 

May 11, 2018 (8:00 PM - 10:00 PM)
Skokie Valley Astronomers
Event details:
June 08, 2018
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.
 

June 08, 2018 (8:00 PM - 10:00 PM)
Summer Camp: Fishing Camp
Event details:
June 11, 2018 - June 15, 2018
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9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Explore the watery world fish inhabit and learn the basic skills, techniques and lures needed to catch them. Each day includes a fishing session. All equipment is supplied.
 

June 11, 2018 - June 15, 2018 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Summer Camp: Wetland Explorers
Event details:
June 11, 2018 - June 15, 2018
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Campers will learn the importance of water to our world's survival by becoming a wetland explorer for the week. We will wade through wetlands, finding plants and animals that call these habitats home.
 

June 11, 2018 - June 15, 2018 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Summer Camp: Animal Attire
Event details:
June 11, 2018 - June 15, 2018
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Fur, feathers, fins, scales and skin: they all help animals survive. Campers will discover how well adapted these animals' coverings are for survival in the field, forest and wetlands through hands-on exploration, nature activities and crafts.
 

June 11, 2018 - June 15, 2018 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Summer Camp: Fishing Camp 2
Event details:
June 18, 2018 - June 22, 2018
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9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Want to practice and improve your fishing skills? Join us as we learn more about fish, bait, lures and techniques. Each day features a one-to-two hour fishing session. One day of boat fishing is included.
 

June 18, 2018 - June 22, 2018 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Summer Camp: Outdoor Adventures
Event details:
June 18, 2018 - June 22, 2018
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Campers will bike, hike, kayak, swim, and do team building activities while learning about the amazing habitats of Lake County.
 

June 18, 2018 - June 22, 2018 (9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)
Summer Camp: Preserve Explorers
Event details:
June 18, 2018 - June 22, 2018
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Campers are introduced to a range of opportunities in the Forest Preserves and will develop life skills through daily team-building activities. They'll assist with land stewardship, try paddle boarding, explore waterways and observe wildlife, meet Ranger Police, golf, kayak, bike, find geocaches, swim and fish.
 

June 18, 2018 - June 22, 2018 (9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)
Summer Camp: Native Peoples
Event details:
June 19, 2018 - June 21, 2018
9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Dig into the past and discover what daily life was like for the first inhabitants in Lake County. Throughout the week campers will play games, create crafts, write their own lore, and learn about the everyday lives of local Native peoples.
 

June 19, 2018 - June 21, 2018 (9:00 AM - 2:30 PM)
Summer Camp: Fishing Camp
Event details:
June 25, 2018 - June 29, 2018
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9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Explore the watery world fish inhabit and learn the basic skills, techniques and lures needed to catch them. Each day includes a fishing session. All equipment is supplied.
 

June 25, 2018 - June 29, 2018 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Summer Camp: Wetland Explorers
Event details:
June 25, 2018 - June 29, 2018
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Campers will learn the importance of water to our world's survival by becoming a wetland explorer for the week. We will wade through wetlands, finding plants and animals that call these habitats home.
 

June 25, 2018 - June 29, 2018 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Summer Camp: Animal Attire
Event details:
June 25, 2018 - June 29, 2018
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Fur, feathers, fins, scales and skin: they all help animals survive. Campers will discover how well adapted these animals' coverings are for survival in the field, forest and wetlands through hands-on exploration, nature activities and crafts.
 

June 25, 2018 - June 29, 2018 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Summer Camp: Pint-Sized Farmers
Event details:
June 25, 2018 - June 29, 2018
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Throw on overalls and step into the boots of a modern-day farmer. Discover how food makes its way from farm field to your kitchen table through hands-on exploration, activities, and games. We will plant, harvest, and taste homegrown food from Bonner's organic garden.
 

June 25, 2018 - June 29, 2018 (9:00 AM - 12:00 AM)
Summer Camp: Wildlife in Motion
Event details:
June 25, 2018 - June 29, 2018
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
This camp guides adults in a unique outdoor experience with their young ones. Each day highlights a different way animals move. Fly, crawl, hop, swim and slither together through hands-on nature activities, exploration, stories, crafts and interaction with live animals.
 

June 25, 2018 - June 29, 2018 (9:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
Summer Camp: Fishing Camp 2
Event details:
July 09, 2018 - July 13, 2018
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9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Want to practice and improve your fishing skills? Join us as we learn more about fish, bait, lures and techniques. Each day features a one-to-two hour fishing session. One day of boat fishing is included.
 

July 09, 2018 - July 13, 2018 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Summer Camp: Outdoor Adventures
Event details:
July 09, 2018 - July 13, 2018
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Campers will bike, hike, kayak, swim, and do team building activities while learning about the amazing habitats of Lake County.
 

July 09, 2018 - July 13, 2018 (9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)
Summer Camp: Preserve Explorers
Event details:
July 09, 2018 - July 13, 2018
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Campers are introduced to a range of opportunities in the Forest Preserves and will develop life skills through daily team-building activities. They'll assist with land stewardship, try paddle boarding, explore waterways and observe wildlife, meet Ranger Police, golf, kayak, bike, find geocaches, swim and fish.
 

July 09, 2018 - July 13, 2018 (9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)
Summer Camp: Fishing Camp 2
Event details:
July 16, 2018 - July 20, 2018
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9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Want to practice and improve your fishing skills? Join us as we learn more about fish, bait, lures and techniques. Each day features a one-to-two hour fishing session. One day of boat fishing is included.
 

July 16, 2018 - July 20, 2018 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Summer Camp: Wetland Explorers
Event details:
July 16, 2018 - July 20, 2018
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Campers will learn the importance of water to our world's survival by becoming a wetland explorer for the week. We will wade through wetlands, finding plants and animals that call these habitats home.
 

July 16, 2018 - July 20, 2018 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Summer Camp: Animal Attire
Event details:
July 16, 2018 - July 20, 2018
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Fur, feathers, fins, scales and skin: they all help animals survive. Campers will discover how well adapted these animals' coverings are for survival in the field, forest and wetlands through hands-on exploration, nature activities and crafts.
 

July 16, 2018 - July 20, 2018 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Summer Camp: Fishing Camp
Event details:
July 23, 2018 - July 27, 2018
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9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Explore the watery world fish inhabit and learn the basic skills, techniques and lures needed to catch them. Each day includes a fishing session. All equipment is supplied.
 

July 23, 2018 - July 27, 2018 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Summer Camp: Outdoor Adventures
Event details:
July 23, 2018 - July 27, 2018
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Campers will bike, hike, kayak, swim, and do team building activities while learning about the amazing habitats of Lake County.
 

July 23, 2018 - July 27, 2018 (9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)
Summer Camp: Preserve Explorers
Event details:
July 23, 2018 - July 27, 2018
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Campers are introduced to a range of opportunities in the Forest Preserves and will develop life skills through daily team-building activities. They'll assist with land stewardship, try paddle boarding, explore waterways and observe wildlife, meet Ranger Police, golf, kayak, bike, find geocaches, swim and fish.
 

July 23, 2018 - July 27, 2018 (9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)
Summer Camp: Make a Museum
Event details:
July 23, 2018 - July 27, 2018
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ever wonder how a museum works? This camp explores what it takes to build and operate a museum. Campers will have the opportunity to interact with museum professionals, learn about collections, and how to design an exhibit. As they learn, they will create their own temporary exhibit which will open up on the last day of camp.
 

July 23, 2018 - July 27, 2018 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Summer Camp: Skulls, Scat and Tracks
Event details:
July 30, 2018 - August 03, 2018
Skulls
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Campers become detectives with keen observation skills, deciphering the clues that animals leave behind. They’ll go on exploratory hikes, dissect owl pellets, shape skulls from sculpting
material, identify animals by their scat and solve mysteries using tracking skills.
 

July 30, 2018 - August 03, 2018 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Summer Camp: Fishing Camp
Event details:
July 30, 2018 - August 03, 2018
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9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Explore the watery world fish inhabit and learn the basic skills, techniques and lures needed to catch them. Each day includes a fishing session. All equipment is supplied.
 

July 30, 2018 - August 03, 2018 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Summer Camp: Wetland Explorers
Event details:
July 30, 2018 - August 03, 2018
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Campers will learn the importance of water to our world's survival by becoming a wetland explorer for the week. We will wade through wetlands, finding plants and animals that call these habitats home.
 

July 30, 2018 - August 03, 2018 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Summer Camp: Animal Attire
Event details:
July 30, 2018 - August 03, 2018
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Fur, feathers, fins, scales and skin: they all help animals survive. Campers will discover how well adapted these animals' coverings are for survival in the field, forest and wetlands through hands-on exploration, nature activities and crafts.
 

July 30, 2018 - August 03, 2018 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Summer Camp: Wildlife in Motion
Event details:
July 30, 2018 - August 03, 2018
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
This camp guides adults in a unique outdoor experience with their young ones. Each day highlights a different way animals move. Fly, crawl, hop, swim and slither together through hands-on nature activities, exploration, stories, crafts and interaction with live animals.
 

July 30, 2018 - August 03, 2018 (9:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
Summer Camp: Art in your Backyard
Event details:
July 30, 2018 - August 03, 2018
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Explore the plants, trees, and flowers that are right outside our doors, and create art from natural materials. Grow your art skills with projects like observational drawing, fabric dyeing, creating story stones, making paper and more.
 

July 30, 2018 - August 03, 2018 (9:00 AM - 12:00 AM)
Summer Camp: Outdoor Adventures
Event details:
August 06, 2018 - August 10, 2018
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Campers will bike, hike, kayak, swim, and do team building activities while learning about the amazing habitats of Lake County.
 

August 06, 2018 - August 10, 2018 (9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)
Summer Camp: Preserve Explorers
Event details:
August 06, 2018 - August 10, 2018
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Campers are introduced to a range of opportunities in the Forest Preserves and will develop life skills through daily team-building activities. They'll assist with land stewardship, try paddle boarding, explore waterways and observe wildlife, meet Ranger Police, golf, kayak, bike, find geocaches, swim and fish.
 

August 06, 2018 - August 10, 2018 (9:00 AM - 3:00 PM)
Summer Camp: Fishing Camp
Event details:
August 06, 2018 - August 10, 2018
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9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Explore the watery world fish inhabit and learn the basic skills, techniques and lures needed to catch them. Each day includes a fishing session. All equipment is supplied.
 

August 06, 2018 - August 10, 2018 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
 
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