Emerald Ash Borer Information

Little Naturalists (for 4-year olds)

Thursday, Oct. 25; 1-2 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 29; 1-2 p.m.​

LeRoy Oakes
Image: Little Naturalists Photo by Environmental Education Manager Valerie Blaine
​In this hour-long program for 4-5-year olds, children will discover the wonders of nature through stories, nature hikes, songs, games or crafts. (Note: This is a drop-off program; adults and siblings may enjoy the trails or wait in the nature center during the program.) October's theme will be fossils and November's theme will be Turkey Trot. Fee is $5/child, per class. Call 630-444-3190 to register!

Nature Tykes (for 3-year olds)

Thursday, Oct. 25; 9:30-10:30 a.m.​
Thursday, Nov. 29; 9:30-10:30 a.m.​

LeRoy Oakes
IMAGE: Nature Tykes Photo by Naturalist Barb McKittrick
In this program, for 3-year olds and their parents, grandparents or guardians, we'll explore the natural world through a variety of activities, led by our naturalist staff. Sessions include a combination of stories, nature hikes, songs, games or crafts. October's theme is Fossils and November's theme is Turkey Trot. Fee is $5/child, per session. Call 630-444-3190 to register!​

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