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Free Creepy Critters Day

October 14, 2019, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm


Dig for slimy worms
Touch a snake
Check out a cockroach
Go a creepy scavenger hunt
Meet Buffy the Bat
Attend a Creepy Storytime (10 am or 10:45 am)
And more!
Creepy Storytime provided courtesy of the Naperville Public Library.

No registration required but at least one adult must attend with each family.
Please note: No strollers are allowed in the Nature Center or on the deck for this event


October 14, 2019
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Knoch Knolls Nature Center
320 Knoch Knolls Road
Naperville, IL 60565 United States

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