REGISTER IN ADVANCE Get your wild child outdoors with this monthly nature-themed program geared toward children ages 3 to 5. Join a naturalist for hands-on activities including games, stories, crafts, hikes and more! The last Friday of each month, we will have something new for you and your child to explore as we get a little dirt on those hands and knees. Be prepared for indoor and outdoor activities as well as experiencing all types of weather, including rain, shine…Find out more »
Cozy up around a fire in the Trader’s Cabin to listen to stories from Illinois Country: French folktales, Potawatomi legends and more! After the storyteller is finished, enjoy the warmth of the flames, the company of others and a tasty treat.Find out more »
Cure cabin fever by exploring the outdoors with a naturalist to seek tracks, scat, nests and more. Discover how winter can be a great time in nature and how animals can leave us signs of their presence. Once we harness some inspiration, we’ll get building with LEGO. The strong STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) aspect will be our little secret.Find out more »
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