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Nature Story Trail

Trailside Museum of Natural History 738 Thatcher Ave, River Forest, IL

Follow a short trail and read a children’s nature story along the way. Afterward, stop by for an activity bag with a related craft and outdoor activities.

Free

Family Campout

Camp Shabbona Woods 15810 S Torrence Ave, South Holland, IL

Intro to camping for families. Includes meals, all camping gear and outdoor fun. $75/family (group up to 6)

$75
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Nature Story Trail

Trailside Museum of Natural History 738 Thatcher Ave, River Forest, IL

Follow a short trail and read a children’s nature story along the way. Afterward, stop by for an activity bag with a related craft and outdoor activities.

Free
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Bone Appétit

Trailside Museum of Natural History 738 Thatcher Ave, River Forest, IL

Drop in and join us during feeding time to learn about Trailside’s outdoor ambassador animals.

Free

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Open Nature Play Day

Dan Ryan Woods 83rd and Western Ave, Chicago, IL

Bring your little one for open nature play time. Enjoy the Dan Ryan Woods Nature Play space while helping your children connect with nature. Enjoy stories, art and exploration each time.

Free
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Camping 101

Camp Bullfrog Lake 9600 Wolf Road, Willow Springs, IL

Join us for a workshop covering basic camping skills.

Free
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Nature Story Trail

Trailside Museum of Natural History 738 Thatcher Ave, River Forest, IL

Follow a short trail and read a children’s nature story along the way. Afterward, stop by for an activity bag with a related craft and outdoor activities.

Free
Recurring

Nature Story Trail

Trailside Museum of Natural History 738 Thatcher Ave, River Forest, IL

Follow a short trail and read a children’s nature story along the way. Afterward, stop by for an activity bag with a related craft and outdoor activities.

Free

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