Past Special Events
Join fellow LGBTQ+ nature lovers in discovering the great Chicago outdoors!
Seasonal activities include buckthorn cutting, brush pile burning and other management endeavors. All are welcome.
Montrose Beach dunes Stewardship Workdays. All ages and physical abilities are welcome. Bring family and friends!
Weekly, every Saturday, weather permitting. Many species are seen. Bring binoculars, field guides, and dress for the weather. The Walks are free and open to one and all.. Newcomers are warmly welcomed.
Join us for migration in the beautiful fall woods surrounding the North Park Village Nature Center.
Bird leader extraordinaire Josh Engel will bring coffee — you bring your own mug — and his talents to the Jarvis Sanctuary in Lincoln Park every Friday morning from Aug. 30 through Oct. 4.
The heart of fall warbler migration and should produce good numbers of other woodland migrants.
Once on the Endangered Species List and extirpated in Illinois from 1951 until 1986, the Peregrine Falcon population now exceeds historic levels.