Learn about native plants and animals, hike the trails, enjoy a visit with the Chicago Turtle Club, and PLAY at the pop up play area! Using boxes, rope, hoses, trees, and imaginations, kids can build their own playground for the day! Scales and Tales Traveling Zoo will present its educational and interactive live animal program between 11:00 – 2:00. Registration not required.
All programs require registration unless stated otherwise. Please register for programs by calling the Nature Center at 312-744-5472.
* If less than 5 people are registered two days prior to a program, that program will be cancelled. It is essential that you register.
* Program registration sent by email will not be accepted. When calling the Nature Center to register, please give your name and daytime phone number, the name of the program(s) you wish to attend, and how many people will be attending.
* Waiting lists are kept for programs that are filled. If you are registered for a program and cannot attend, please call the Nature Center so that someone else can attend.
* Programs are open to individuals. They are not designed for organized groups. If you are interested in a program for an organized group, please call the Nature Center for information.
* All programs are FREE unless noted otherwise.