Programs and Events

The Bartlett Nature Center offers a wide variety of family, adult/child or child only programs and special events throughout the year relating to nature, scouts, and unique topics. These programs are listed in the current Park District brochure.

Special Events

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

Spring – Earth Day – April 27, 2019 from 12 noon – 4pm.
Fall – Zombie Obstacle Course – October
Winter – Winterfest takes place the month of February in even years. Adopt a Husky provides dog sledding demonstrations. Free activities, exhibitors, and winter fun round out this event.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Nature Center offers a variety of programs and special events.
All require advance registration unless noted. To reach the Bartlett Nature Center call 847-608-3120.

January Programs
Jan. 13 – Feb. 10 – Beginner Archery – Age: 10 through adult
Jan. 21- Day of Fun – Dragons – Age: 6-13

February Programs
Feb. 2 – Katie’s Krafty Korner: Valentine’s Heart – Age: 8 through adult
Feb. 4 – Sewing 18″ Doll Clothes – Age: 7 through adult
Feb. 4 – Sewing Tooth Fairy Pillow – Age: 7 through adult
Feb. 18 – Day of Fun: Silly Science- Age: 6-13
Feb. 21 – March 21 – Practice Shoot Archery – Age: 8 through adult
Feb. 23 – Colors of the Earth – Age: 6-9
Feb. 24 – March 24 – Beginners Family Edition Archery – Age: 8 through adult
Feb. 24 – March 24 – Beginner Archery – Age: 10 through adult
Feb. 24 – March 24 – Intermediate Archery Program – Age: 10 through adult

 

 

 

 

The Nature Center offers a variety of programs and special events.
All require advance registration unless noted. To reach the Bartlett Nature Center call 847-608-3120.

March Programs
March 6 – Sewing Emoji Pillow – Age: 7 through adult
March 6 – Sewing Cozy Pillow – Age: 7 through adult
March 9- Katie’s Krafty Korner: Luck of the Irish – Age: 8 through adult
March 10 – Hippity Hop, Hippity Hop- Age: 3-6
March 10 – Leprechaun Search – Age: 3-6
March 23 – Maple Syruping – Age: 2 and over with participating adult
March 25 – March 29 – STEAM into Spring Nature Camp – Age: 6-13