Check out some of the great upcoming events in the Cook County Forest Preserves:
|May 24 – September 1
|Butterflies & Blooms at the Chicago Botanic Garden
Visitors can immerse themselves in a habitat filled with hundreds of live butterflies. This exhibition is filled with species native to North and South America, Asia and Africa, as well as those native to Illinois. Ticket Fee Applies.
|July 26 & 27
Saturday & Sunday
11:00am – 4:00pm
|Herb Garden Weekend at the Chicago Botanic Gardens
Season your weekend with displays, demonstrations, tours and kids’ activities about growing and using a variety of kitchen garden herbs! Vendors will be on-site selling herbal products.
3pm – 4pm
|What’s on the Menu? at the River Trail Nature Center, Northbrook
Join the River Trail Nature Center at feeding time to learn about our display animals and their unique habits.
|Yoga in Nature at the Crabtree Nature Center, Barrington
Experience an open approach to yoga by practicing outdoors with a Master Yoga instructor. Classes pare yoga down to it’s original link with nature.
10am – 11:30am
|S.E.N.I.O.R.S. in Nature at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center, Willow SpringsSeniors Enjoying Nature Inside/Outside Rain or Shine! Seniors: are you looking for a new way to stay active that involves nature? If so, you are invited to have fun and get some fresh air with friends! Different activities will be featured each week. For seniors 55 years and up.|