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06/03/2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Attend a short naturalist-guided hike, slideshow presentation or meet one of our captive widlife residents up close and personal.  

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

06/06/2015 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Location:
Whistler Woods
Whistler Woods
Riverdale, IL 60827
Cost:
FREE

06/06/2015 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Join our monthly hiking club.  A naturalist will lead a vigorous two-mile hike on our trails.  

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

06/06/2015 - 5:00pm to 11:00pm

Saturday, June 6, Washington Park, Michigan City, IN

Location:
Cost:
TBD
Member Organization:

06/07/2015 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Have you ever wondered what life was like 200 years ago?  Visit our cabins and find out what Illinois' pioneers expierenced.  

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

06/10/2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Attend a short naturalist-guided hike, slideshow presentation or meet one of our captive wildlife residents up close and personal.

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

Calumet Stewardship Initiative
06/13/2015 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

~~Join other volunteers for this regular monthly (second Saturday) stewardship workday.

Location:
Eggers Woods Forest Preserve
11200 S Avenue E
Chicago, IL 60617
Cost:
Free

Calumet Stewardship Initiative
06/13/2015 - 11:00am to 4:00pm

Location:
Beaubien Woods Forest Preserve
13400 S. Doty Ave.
Chicago, IL 60633
Cost:
Free

06/17/2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Attend a short naturalist-guided hike, slideshow presentation or meet one of our captive wildlife residents up close and personal.

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

06/20/2015 - 10:00am to 3:00pm

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

06/20/2015 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Join us for this special workday at Kickapoo Woods and Prairie as Daniel Suarez leads us on a flower walk of the preserve. 

Location:
Kickapoo Prairie
14498 S. Halsted
Riverdale, IL 60827
Cost:
FREE

06/21/2015 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Get Dad (and the family) out for a leisurely nature walk with a naturalist on the summer soltice.  

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

06/24/2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Attend a short naturalist-guided hike, slideshow presentation or meet one of our captive wildlife residents up close and personal.

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

06/27/2015 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Location:
Cost:
Free
Member Organization:

06/27/2015 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

The fourth Saturday of the month is the regular volunteer day at Kickapoo. Beat post-holiday cabin fever by clearing room for new species on Kickapoo prairie via brush cutting and burning.

Location:
Kickapoo Prairie
14498 S. Halsted
Riverdale, IL 60827
Cost:
FREE

06/27/2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Location:
Rainbow Beach Park
3111 E. 77th St.
Chicago, IL 60649
Cost:
Free
Member Organization:

07/01/2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Attend a short naturalist-guided hike, slideshow presentation or meet one of our captive wildlife residents up close and personal.

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

07/04/2015 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Join our monthly hiking club. A naturalist will lead a vigorous, two-mile hike on our trails.

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

07/05/2015 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Have you ever wondered what life was like 200 years ago?  Visit our cabins and find out what Illinois' pioneers expierenced.  

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

07/08/2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Attend a short naturalist-guided hike, slideshow presentation or meet one of our captive wildlife residents up close and personal.

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

07/15/2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Attend a short naturalist-guided hike, slideshow presentation or meet one of our captive wildlife residents up close and personal.

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

07/17/2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Marshall J. Gardner Center in the Miller neighborhood of Gary, Indiana: July 17 through August 6

Opening Reception: Friday, July 17, 6-8pm

Location:
Cost:
Free
Member Organization:

07/18/2015 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

07/22/2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Attend a short naturalist-guided hike, slideshow presentation or meet one of our captive wildlife residents up close and personal.

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

07/25/2015 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Location:
Cost:
Free
Member Organization:

07/25/2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Location:
Rainbow Beach Park
3111 E. 77th St.
Chicago, IL 60649
Cost:
Free
Member Organization:

07/25/2015 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

07/26/2015 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Bring Mom and Dad for a naturalist-led walk on a special day and see what nature has to offer.  

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

07/29/2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Attend a short naturalist-guided hike, slideshow presentation or meet one of our captive wildlife residents up close and personal.

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

08/01/2015 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Join our monthly hiking club. A naturalist will lead a vigorous, two-mile hike on our trails.

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

08/02/2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Have you ever wondered what life was like 200 years ago?  Visit our cabins and find out what Illinois' pioneers expierenced.  

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

08/05/2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Attend a short naturalist-guided hike, slideshow presentation or meet one of our captive wildlife residents up close and personal.

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

08/12/2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Attend a short naturalist-guided hike, slideshow presentation or meet one of our captive wildlife residents up close and personal.

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

08/16/2015 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Many invasive plants are taking over our forest preserves.  Join us as we cut brush to help restore biodiversity to Sand Ridge.  Come dressed in long pants and boots.  

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

08/19/2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Attend a short naturalist-guided hike, slideshow presentation or meet one of our captive wildlife residents up close and personal.

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

08/22/2015 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Paul H. Douglas Center, 100 N. Lake Street

Location:
Cost:
Free
Member Organization:

08/22/2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Location:
Rainbow Beach Park
3111 E. 77th St.
Chicago, IL 60649
Cost:
Free
Member Organization:

08/22/2015 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Join us on a search for amphibians and learn to identify different species.   Dress for the weather and be prepared to hike at least one hour.  

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

08/26/2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Attend a short naturalist-guided hike, slideshow presentation or meet one of our captive wildlife residents up close and personal.

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

Calumet Stewardship Initiative
08/28/2015 - 4:30pm to 09/11/2015 - 4:30pm

Location:
Environmental Education Center
2405 Calumet Avenue
Hammond, IN 46320
Cost:
No charge

08/30/2015 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm

You're invited to learn more about fur trading in the Calumet region during the 1820s.  Real fur and skins will be available to see and touch.  

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

09/20/2015 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Sunday, Sept 20, 1pm-4pm

131 E. Dunes Highway (Hwy 12), Beverly Shores, IN

Location:
Cost:
TBD
Member Organization:

Calumet Stewardship Initiative
09/26/2015 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

Location:
Hammond Environmental Education Center/William Powers State Fish & Wildlife Area
2405 Calumet Avenue, Hammond
12949 S Avenue O, Chicago
Hammond/Chicago, IN 46320
Cost:
No charge

09/26/2015 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Paul H. Douglas Center, 100 N. Lake Street

Location:
Cost:
Free
Member Organization:

09/26/2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Location:
Rainbow Beach Park
311
Chicago, IL 60649
Cost:
Free
Member Organization:

Calumet Stewardship Initiative
10/02/2015 - 4:30pm to 10/23/2015 - 10:00am

Location:
Calumet College of St. Joseph
2400 New York Avenue
Whiting, IN 46394
Cost:
No charge

Calumet Stewardship Initiative
10/17/2015 - 8:30am to 4:30pm

Location:
Calumet College of St. Joseph
2400 New York Avenue, Whiting, IN 46394
Whiting, IN 46394
Cost:
No charge

Calumet Stewardship Initiative
10/23/2015 - 12:00am to 12/12/2015 - 4:00pm

Location:
Calumet College of St. Joseph
2400 New York Avenue, Whiting, IN 46394
Whiting, IN 46394
Cost:
No charge

10/24/2015 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

9:00am-12:00pm October 24th Paul H. Douglas Center, 100 N. Lake Street

Location:
Cost:
Free
Member Organization:

11/05/2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Thursday, Nov 5 from 6-8pm

State Park Address: 1600 N 25 E, Chesterton, IN 

Location:
Cost:
Free
Member Organization:

11/28/2015 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

9:00am-12:00pm Paul H. Douglas Center, 100 N. Lake Street

Location:
Cost:
Free
Member Organization:

12/26/2015 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Paul H. Douglas Center, 100 N. Lake Street

Location:
Cost:
Free
Member Organization:

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