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Makerspace Days

February 17, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

$5 – $7

Do you like to craft, design, or make inventions? Come over to Red Oak for our special crafting days where you will have access to a variety of supplies to help bring your creations to life! Supplies will vary and you are welcome to bring your own. Additional tools and craft kits will be available for a small fee. Adults must supervise their children but do not need to register.


February 17
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
$5 – $7
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Red Oak Nature Center
2343 S River St.
Batavia, IL 60510 United States

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