Event Category

Adult Exploration Hike

December 5 9:00 am

Join park district naturalist Sassafras Susan to discover the birds, plants and trees across the county, one park at a time.

Owls & Howls

December 8 7:00 pm

Join park district naturalist Accipiter Amalee as we try to call two species rarely seen by humans, an owl and coyote.  Learn about these mysterious creatures as while on a leisurely hike by the light of the moon.  Register for the program with th

Sketching Nature with Sketch Pad

December 9 10:00 am

Hike, observe and sketch nature's beauty.  Beginners and advanced artists welcome.  Bring your own sketching tool.  For Adults.  Class size is limited.  Preregistration required.  Class fee is $7 with sketch pad provided or $2 without - fees are d

Daddy-N-Me

December 9 9:30 am

Create & wrap a nature inspired gift for someone special.  Bring your enthusiasm & sense of fun for this annual tradition.  

Sketching Nature without Sketch Pad

December 9 10:00 am

Hike, observe and sketch nature's beauty.  Beginners and advanced artists welcome.  Bring your own sketching tool.  For Adults.  Class size is limited.  Preregistration required.  Class fee is $7 with sketch pad provided or $2 without - fees are d

Preschool in the Park "Animals in Winter"

December 12 11:00 am

Join a Naturalist in the park for "Animals in Winter".  Enjoy a story, fun activities, and often a hike, craft or song.