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Upcoming Events

Prehistoric Exploration
Silurian Fossils


Prehistoric Exploration
Silurian Fossils

Tuesday, July 26

1 PM - 2:30 PM

7-9 with one free adult


Between 7 and 9 $10.00 $14.00

This event requires registration.

Registration is open.

Important: Registration closes at 12:00AM CST July 19. Please register before then to reserve your spot.


Available seats: 15


Uncover the past from the Paleozoic Era to the Ice Age, discovering the diversity of plants and animals from tiny trilobites to mega mastodons. Join us to practice your paleontology skills and explore early Lake County.

This program is for children ages 7-9 by the first day of the program.

We are unable to make age exceptions because activities are geared to cognitive, emotional and physical abilities for this program's specific age range.

Adult supervision required.

Meet at Nippersink Shelter D for the program. 

By registering for this program, you are only signing up for the program on 7/26.

Other similar programs:

Thursday, July 28- Discovering Dinosaurs

Tuesday, August 2- Ice Age Mammal

Thursday, August 4- Prehistoric People


Email with questions or to inquire about accommodations.

For up to date COVID-19 protocols visit:



Sarah Salto

Nippersink 900 West Belvidere Road
Round Lake, IL, 60073