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Programs & Events

Special Events

The Nature Center hosts a variety of special events throughout the year including Earth Day in April, and Winterfest in February of even years. To reach the Bartlett Nature Center call 847-608-3120.

Celebrate Earth Week – April 19-23

Recycled craft projects 2-3pm each day April 19-23. Requires advance registration.

Open Mic Night – May 1

Winterfest:
February in even years. Adopt a Husky provides dog sledding demonstrations. Free activities, exhibitors, and winter fun round out this event.

 

Nature Center Specialty School Day Off Camps

Camps are held throughout the school year during school days off and include a variety of ages and encompass outdoor activities.

Day of Fun

April 23- Rootin-Tootin 9am-3pm – Age: 6-13

Little Tots Nature Class

April 22 – Earth Day – – 10 -11am – Age: 2-3 w/ participating adult

NEW! Homeschool Groups

April 20 – Earth Day Week

April 17 – NEW! Sewing Class Studio – Age: 10 and over

 

Nature Center Specialty School Day Off Camps

Camps are held throughout the school year during school days off and include a variety of ages and encompass outdoor activities.

Day of Fun

May 14 – Endangered Species – 9am-3pm – Ages: 6-13

Little Tots Nature Class

May 6 – Flowers -10 -11am -Age: 2-3 w/ participating adult

May 20 – Birds- 10 -11am – Age: 2-3 w/ participating adult

NEW! Homeschool Groups

May 4 – Plants

May 18 – Birds

May 15 – NEW! Colors of the Rainbow – 1:30-3pm – Age: 5-10

May 22 – NEW! The Natural Power of Crystals: May Your Dreams Come True – 12noon-2pm -Age: 8 through adult

Summer Camps

Summer camp is held for elementary, and middle school students. A new adventure begins each day with hands-on activities, games, crafts and more in an outdoor environment. Once you are registered, please fill out the emergency form and bring it on the first day of camp.

Registration Starts this Monday March 8, 2021

SUNSHINE AND FUN CAMP 2 YEAR OLD AND ADULT

3-4 YEAR OLD HALF DAY CAMP

5-6 YEAR OLD FULL DAY CAMP

7-9 YEAR OLD FULL DAY CAMP

10-13 YEAR OLD FULL DAY CAMP

THE FUN KEEPS GOING

JUNIOR NATURALISTS