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October 2019

Little Acorns

October 17, 9:30 am - 10:45 am
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One event on October 17, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on October 23, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on November 5, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on November 13, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on November 14, 2019 at 9:30 am

The Morton Arboretum, 4100 Illinois 53
Lisle, IL 60532 United States
$15 – $22

Young explorers will hike, play, listen to stories, and engage in science and art in these hands-on sensory-based programs. Buggy For Bats Section A: Monday October 7, 2019 Section B: Thursday October 17, 2019 Section C: Wednesday October 23, 2019 Totally Turkeys Section D: Tuesday November 5, 2019 Section E: Wednesday November 13, 2019 Section F: Thursday November 14, 2019 Adult must accompany child. Wear shoes and clothes that can get dirty! Registration closes 2 days before the section date.…

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Nature Storytime

October 17, 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30 am on Thursday, repeating until October 17, 2019

One event on November 7, 2019 at 10:30 am

Trailside Museum of Natural History, 738 Thatcher Ave
River Forest, IL 60503 United States
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Free

Enjoy nature-inspired stories followed by a craft and snack. Children ages 3-6 w/adult.

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Nature Storytime

October 17, 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30 am on Thursday, repeating until October 17, 2019

One event on November 7, 2019 at 10:30 am

Trailside Museum of Natural History, 738 Thatcher Ave
River Forest, IL 60503 United States
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Free

Enjoy nature-inspired stories followed by a craft and snack. Children ages 3-6 w/adult.

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Garden Story Time

October 18, 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Friday, repeating until October 25, 2019

The Morton Arboretum, 4100 Illinois 53
Lisle, IL 60532 United States
included in admission

Location: Children's Garden amphitheater Gather in the Children’s Garden for story time and fun. All Children's Garden activities are weather permitting.

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Moonlight Hayrides

October 18, 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 19, 2019

Primrose Farm, 5N726 Crane Rd
St. Charles, IL United States
$8 – $12

Enjoy a wagon ride, bonfire, and marshmallow roast with hot chocolate or cider. Rides depart at 5:30pm, 6:30pm, and 7:30pm, and last approximately 30 minutes. Age: 1+ Fee: $8 (R)/$12 (NR)

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Tractor-Drawn Rides: Autumn Moon

October 18, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Friday, repeating until November 1, 2019

St. James Farm Warrenville, IL United States
$10

Enjoy a rare chance to experience the preserve after the sun sets. Hear stories about the moon and the stars, and then enjoy hot cocoa and s’mores by the fire. Rides begin at 6:30, 7 and 7:30 p.m. All ages; under 13 with an adult. $10 per person. Register online or at 630-580-7025.

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Trick or Trees

October 19
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2019

The Morton Arboretum, 4100 Illinois 53
Lisle, IL 60532 United States
included in admission

Play tricky games, fashion fun fall crafts and plant a tree seed to take home as your treat. Small pumpkins to paint will also be available for purchase Costumes encouraged. Fees and Admission Included in Arboretum admission. Pumpkins to paint will also be available for a small fee.

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Fall Fest

October 19
Burr Ridge Village Center, 701 Village Center Drive
Burr Ridge, IL 60527 United States
Free

Bring the Family for an Afternoon of Autumn fun! Your superheroes and princesses can trick-or-treat, enjoy hay rides & stilt walkers! Don’t forget your costumes!

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