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Nature Night Out - 125505

Parents can take the night off when they send their kids to Willowhaven Nature Center for nature based games and activities. This month's theme is Creatures in the Night! Participants will have the opportunity to explore the nature center, play games, learn about nocturnal animals, and enjoy arts and craft time. Weather depending, outdoor activities are included so please have children dress appropriately. Children must be signed in and out by a parent or guardian and be potty independent to participate.

    Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Program/Res  
125505-A
Nature Night Out-Creatures in the Night
05/05/2017 -05/05/2017
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
F
Willowhaven Center
3-12
$15.00/$14.00

Edible Science - 302904

Join instructor Lauren Rybolt and learn about the importance of compost. Children will have the opportunity to listen to a short story about compost, explore a compost display, and create a yummy compost chocolate pudding snack. Parents are welcome to stay; children who are dropped off must be signed in and out by a parent or guardian.

    Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Program/Res  
302904-A
Edible Science
04/22/2017 -04/22/2017
9:00 am -10:00 am
Sa
Willowhaven Center
3-6
$7.00/$6.00

Wild Camouflage - 304903

Join us at the Willowhaven Nature Center to discover how animals and insects stay out of sight! Participants are encouraged to dress up in camouflage for this program as we explore ways to utilize various visual survival techniques! Parents are welcome to stay for the class at no cost.

    Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Program/Res  
304903-A
Wild Camouflage
04/01/2017 -04/01/2017
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Sa
Willowhaven Center
6-106
$6.00/$5.00

Grandparent & Me Spring Baskets - 305012

Join us at the Willowhaven Nature Center as we host a spring basket decorating workshop for grandparents and grandchildren. Baskets and decorations will be provided. Grandparents can share with their grandchildren, or register everyone to have a spring basket for each person. Limit one basket per registered participant.

    Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Program/Res  
305012-A
Grandparent & Me Spring Basket
04/01/2017 -04/01/2017
11:00 am -12:00 pm
Sa
Willowhaven Center
$12.00/$10.00

Busy Beavers - 312933

Join instructor Lauren Rybolt for a story about beavers, create a beaver craft, build a mini log dam, and stay for a small snack! Parents are welcome to stay; children who are dropped off must be signed in and out by a parent or guardian.

    Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Program/Res  
312933-A
Busy Beavers
03/04/2017 -03/04/2017
11:00 am -12:00 pm
Sa
Willowhaven Center
3-7
$5.00/$4.00

Nature Art Series - 315204

Children can celebrate the splendor of spring by creating spring art projects. This 5 class series is set inside the Willowhaven Nature Center and includes art instruction by Lauren Rybolt. Projects include Twig Frames, Leaf Masks, Leaf Animals, Bark Owls, and Seashell Fish. Parents are welcome to stay; children who are dropped off must be signed in and out by a parent or guardian.

    Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Program/Res  
315204-A
Nature Art-Twig Frames
03/04/2017 -03/04/2017
10:00 am -11:00 am
Sa
Willowhaven Center
3-11
$6.00/$5.00
315204-B
Nature Art-Leaf Masks
03/18/2017 -03/18/2017
10:00 am -11:00 am
Sa
Willowhaven Center
3-11
$6.00/$5.00
315204-C
Nature Art-Leaf Animals
04/01/2017 -04/01/2017
10:00 am -11:00 am
Sa
Willowhaven Center
3-11
$6.00/$5.00
315204-D
Nature Art-Bark Owls
04/15/2017 -04/15/2017
10:00 am -11:00 am
Sa
Willowhaven Center
3-11
$6.00/$5.00
315204-E
Nature Art-Sea Shell Fish
04/29/2017 -04/29/2017
10:00 am -11:00 am
Sa
Willowhaven Center
3-11
$6.00/$5.00

Garden Ornaments - 315917

Join the nature center staff and create your own garden ornament. Participants get to choose from an assortment of decorations to create natural ornaments to adorn any flower or vegetable garden.

    Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Program/Res  
315917-A
Garden Ornaments
04/20/2017 -04/20/2017
11:00 am -12:00 pm
Th
Willowhaven Center
12-112
$7.00/$6.00
315917-B
Garden Ornaments
04/30/2017 -04/30/2017
11:00 am -12:00 pm
Su
Willowhaven Center
12-112
$7.00/$6.00

Duck, Duck, Goose - 315921

Join instructor Lauren Rybolt for a story about ducks, create a duck craft, play a few duck games, and stay for a small snack! Children will learn why ducks migrate south for the winter, and investigate the Willowhaven pond for ducks returning for the spring.

    Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Program/Res  
315921-A
Duck, Duck, Goose
03/11/2017 -03/11/2017
10:00 am -11:00 am
Sa
Willowhaven Center
1-4
$5.00/$4.00

Beneficial Bugs - 315922

Join instructor Lauren Rybolt, and learn about the many beneficial insects that live in Illinois. Children will have time to inspect a few beneficial insects that are on display in the nature center, create an insect craft, and play a few insect games! Parents are welcome to stay; children who are dropped off must be signed in and out by a parent or guardian.

    Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Program/Res  
315922-A
Beneficial Bugs
04/29/2017 -04/29/2017
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Sa
Willowhaven Center
1-4
$7.00/$5.00

Birds of a Feather - 315927

Join instructor Lauren Rybolt, and discover the characteristics that are unique to all birds. Children will have the opportunity to explore different types of feathers, and make their very own feathery craft to take home! Parents are welcome to stay; children who are dropped off must be signed in and out by a parent or guardian.

    Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Program/Res  
315927-A
Birds of a Feather
03/11/2017 -03/11/2017
11:00 am -12:00 pm
Sa
Willowhaven Center
3-7
$5.00/$4.00

Walking Sticks - 325228

Join instructor Judy Corrigan at the Willowhaven Nature Center to create your own walking stick. Made from the wood of invasive plant species, this project will become one of your most treasured natural creations. Wood and decorating items are provided, however, participants are welcome to bring charms or decorations from home as well!

    Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Program/Res  
325228-A
Walking Sticks
03/18/2017 -03/18/2017
9:00 am -11:00 am
Sa
Willowhaven Center
8-108
$15.00/$13.00

Nature Night Out - 325505

Parents can take the night off when they send their kids to Willowhaven Nature Center for nature based games and activities. Participants will have the opportunity to explore the nature center, read stories, have a shamrock themed snack, and enjoy a Shamrock hunt with fun prizes to take home! Children must be toilet independent to participate.

    Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Program/Res  
325505-B
Nature Night Out-Shamrock Hunt
03/17/2017 -03/17/2017
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
F
Willowhaven Center
3-12
$14.00/$12.00
325505-C
Nature Night Out-Rainforest Night
04/28/2017 -04/28/2017
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
F
Willowhaven Center
3-12
$14.00/$12.00

Aquatic Insects - 325632

Join the nature center staff and learn about aquatic insects! Children will learn what types of insects can be found in the Willowhaven ponds, create an aquatic insect craft, and even try to catch a few aquatic insects. Program will include outdoor explorations so please have children dress for mess!

    Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Program/Res  
325632-A
Aquatic Insects
04/29/2017 -04/29/2017
11:00 am -12:00 pm
Sa
Willowhaven Center
3-10
$7.00/$6.00

Wind Chimes - 325930

Check out this fun recycling craft where kids make their own wind chimes out of repurposed materials. This is a great activity to learn about protecting the environment and helping to keep excess waste out of our landfills.

    Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Program/Res  
325930-A
Wind Chimes
04/08/2017 -04/08/2017
11:00 am -12:00 pm
Sa
Willowhaven Center
3-12
$5.00/$4.00

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