During today's program, the entertaining habits of the groundhog are exposed just a few days before the official Groundhog Day is celebrated.
This program repeats again at 1:00
Join our monthly hiking club. One of our naturalists will lead a vigorous, two-mile hike on our trails.
~~Join other volunteers for this regular monthly (second Saturday) stewardship workday.
School's out! Come learn about the canine cousins that are found in the forest preserves. We'll have fox, coyote and even wolf skins and skulls for you to see and touch.
Enjoy an interactive presentation on the life of Dr. Henry Chandler Cowles and his contrubution to the science of ecology.
Join a team involved in the Oak Savanna Restoration Project in Miller Woods.This is a great volunteer opportunity to acquire restoration skills and give back to the community.
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.
Take a hike through the sugar bush to learn about 3 methods of boiling down the sap to make maple syrup.
In the shadow of Chicago, the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore hugs 15 miles of the southern shore of Lake Michigan. 15,000 acres are yours to search for rare birds, fly a kite, wonder at the wildflower diversity, meander 45 miles of trails, cool your feet in Lake Michigan, or just be alone withyour thoughts.