Kids ages 4-7 can enjoy storytime, playtime and exploring nature. This event is limited to 20 kids. Register here.
Educational program about owls during the peak Saw-Whet Owl migration. Learn about owls and enjoy some light refreshments. Cost is $25 per person. Call Kathy to reserve your spot at Continue Reading
Kids ages 3-6 can learn more about this season by reading A is for Autumn, and then explore by collecting leaves, practice science skills by learning how to press leaves, Continue Reading
Families, Girl and Boy Scouts, 4H and homeschoolers are welcome to collect seeds from wildflowers and plants to plant for next year. Work anytime between 9 am – 1 pm. Continue Reading
Test your Severson Dells and Forest Preserve knowledge by looking for clues, hiking, and performing challenges. Team will be adult only and mixed ages. There will be prizes for both Continue Reading
Learn about native and exotic plants on a walk through the outdoor gardens. Meet in the lobby of Nicholas Conservatory. Bring a water bottle.
Enjoy a walk to look at fall colors in Hononegah Forest Preserve. Meet at the shelter house next to the soccer field. Register here.
Update: This event has been cancelled due to weather. Learn about leaves and take a hike to look for changing leaves.
Enjoy a day with nature at Burpee as Butterflies circle your head! Families get to tag and release their own Monarch Butterfly and wish it well on its migratory journey Continue Reading
Kids ages 7 – 11 are welcome to learn about the native people who made their home in this area over the last 200 years.