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July 2020

Little Acorns

July 6, 9:30 am - 11:00 am
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 9:30 am on Monday, repeating until July 20, 2020

One event on July 14, 2020 at 9:30 am

One event on August 4, 2020 at 9:30 am

One event on August 10, 2020 at 9:30 am

One event on August 18, 2020 at 9:30 am

The Morton Arboretum, 4100 Illinois 53
Lisle, IL 60532 United States
$16 – $23

Young explorers will hike, play, listen to stories, and engage in science and art in these hands-on sensory-based programs. Notes: Adult must accompany child.  Wear shoes and clothes that can get dirty!  Registration closes 2 days before the section date. Limit 15 Recommended ages: 18–35 months with adult Nature Art Section A: Monday July 6, 2020 Register Now Section B: Tuesday July 14, 2020 Register Now Section C: Monday July 20, 2020 Register Now Animal Homes Section D: Tuesday August 4, 2020 Register Now Section E:…

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Little Sprouts

July 8, 9:30 am - 11:00 am
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 9:30 am on Wednesday, repeating until July 22, 2020

One event on July 16, 2020 at 9:30 am

One event on August 6, 2020 at 9:30 am

One event on August 12, 2020 at 9:30 am

One event on August 20, 2020 at 9:30 am

The Morton Arboretum, 4100 Illinois 53
Lisle, IL 60532 United States
$16 – $23

Young explorers will hike, play, listen to stories, and engage in science and art in these hands-on sensory-based programs. Course details Notes: Adult must accompany child.  Wear shoes and clothes that can get dirty!  Registration closes 2 days before the section date. Limit 5 Recommended ages: 3-5 years with adult Nature Art Section A: Wednesday July 8, 2020 Register Now Section B: Thursday July 16, 2020 Register Now Section C: Wednesday July 22, 2020 Register Now Animal Homes Section D: Thursday August 6, 2020 Register…

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Manners Matter

July 9, 4:00 pm
The Depot (River Forest), 401 Thatcher Avenue
River Forest, IL 60305 United States
$33 – $41

In this class, you will learn proper classroom, table, and public manners. We will address proper ways to speak to our parents and teachers. Also, we will be working on table etiquette and will be receiving our very own place setting to take home to practice.

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Second Saturday: Family Program

July 11, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until November 14, 2020

Cantigny Park, 1S151 Winfield Road
Wheaton, IL 60189 United States

July Theme: Watercolors We aren’t ready to have in-person programs yet, so we’ve created a kid-friendly packet of watercolor supplies—paint, paper and brushes—that you can take home to enjoy. The supplies will be given away on a first-come first-served basis. On the Second Saturday of each month, March through November, McCormick House staff presents a drop-in family program. No registration is needed. Locations and themes vary by the season. Free with admission.

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Safe Sitter® Essentials with CPR

July 12, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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One event on August 23, 2020 at 9:00 am

The Depot (River Forest), 401 Thatcher Avenue
River Forest, IL 60305 United States
$73 – $91

Safe Sitter® prepares students to be safe when they’re home alone, watching younger siblings, or babysitting. Students learn life-saving skills such as how to rescue someone who’s choking, and helpful information like what to do if there’s severe weather. The lessons are filled with fun activities and role-playing exercises. Students even get to use CPR manikins to practice CPR and choking rescue! The fee includes a Student Handbook with completion card. If you are interested in a scout group training,…

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Snake Search

July 12, 10:00 am - 11:30 am
LeRoy Oakes Forest Preserve, 37W700 Dean Street
St. Charles, IL 60175 United States
$5

Join us for a fun "snake safari" as we look for native snakes at beautiful LeRoy Oaks. The program will begin with a brief lesson on snake identification, and then it is out into the field to look for some local examples. The naturalist will demonstrate different methods used in snake research, and will address some misconceptions people have about these reptiles.

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Kids Go Wild Fire Building and Cooking

July 14, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Waa Kee Sha Park, 4700 Reservation Rd
Oswego, IL, IL 60543
$20 – $35

Kids are headed to Waa Kee Sha with a focus on safety and a respect for nature. We are going to gather our tinder, kindling, and firewood and learn how to build a campfire. After the hard work is complete, campers will end the day by making a camp fire treat.

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Little Acorns

July 14, 9:30 am - 11:00 am
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 9:30 am on Monday, repeating until July 20, 2020

One event on July 14, 2020 at 9:30 am

One event on August 4, 2020 at 9:30 am

One event on August 10, 2020 at 9:30 am

One event on August 18, 2020 at 9:30 am

The Morton Arboretum, 4100 Illinois 53
Lisle, IL 60532 United States
$16 – $23

Young explorers will hike, play, listen to stories, and engage in science and art in these hands-on sensory-based programs. Notes: Adult must accompany child.  Wear shoes and clothes that can get dirty!  Registration closes 2 days before the section date. Limit 15 Recommended ages: 18–35 months with adult Nature Art Section A: Monday July 6, 2020 Register Now Section B: Tuesday July 14, 2020 Register Now Section C: Monday July 20, 2020 Register Now Animal Homes Section D: Tuesday August 4, 2020 Register Now Section E:…

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