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.

 

The Nature Center offers a variety of programs and special events.
All require advance registration unless noted. To reach the Bartlett Nature Center call 847-608-3100 press 2 when prompted.

April Programs
April 4 – May 2 – Archery Theme Open Shoot – Age: 8 through adult
April 8-May 6 – Beginner Archery Program – Age: 8 through adult
April 8 – May 6 – Intermediate Archery Program – Age: 10 through adult
April 10 – Sew Dinosaur Tail – Age 7-13
April 10 – Sew Zippered Pouch – Age: 7-13
April 18 – Sew Owl Buddy – Age: 3-13
April 18 – Sew Mermaid/Shark Tail Blanket – Age: 7 through adult
April 18 – Mom & Me Sew Mermaid/Shark Tail Blanket – Age: 5 through adult
April 20 – Open Mic Night
April 20 – Sew Emoji Pillow – Age: 7-13
April 20 – Sew 18″ Doll Clothes – Age: 7-13
April 21 – Earth Day
April 22- May 6 – Archery Skill & Thrills Class – Age: 10 through adult
April 24 – Sew Pillowcase – Age: 14 though adult
April 24 – Sew PJ Shorts – 7 though adult
April 28 – Crazy Crafty; Spring Time Crafting – Age:8 through adult

May Programs
May 3 – Sew Owl Buddy – Age: 7-13
May 3 – Sew Apron – Age: 14 though adult
May 5 – Open Mic Night
May 9 – Sew Emoji Pillow – Age: 7-13
May 9 – Sew Zippered Pouch – Age: 7-13
May 9 – June 6 – Archery Theme Open Shoot – Age: 8 through adult
May 14 -Sew Dinosaur Tail – Age: 7-13
May 14 – Sew Mermaid/Shark Tail Blanket – Age: 7 though adult
May 14 – Mom & Me Sew Mermaid/Shark Tail Blanket – Age 5 through adult
May 20- June 17 – Beginner Archery Program- Age: 8 through adult
May 20 – June 17 – Intermediate Archery Program – Age: 10 through adult
May 20 – Spring Archery Shoot – Age: 10 through adult
May 24 – Sew 18″ Doll Clothes – Age: 7-13
May 24 – Sew PJ Shorts – Age: 7 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 847-608-3100 press 2 when prompted.

June Programs
June 4 & 5 – Summer Sew Mini Camp
June 13-27 – Skills & Thrills Archery Class
June 23 – Open Mic Night
June 24 – July 22 – Beginner Archery
June 24 – July 22 – Intermediate Archery
June 25 & 26 – Summer Sew Mini Camp
June 27 – Beginner Sewing Workshop: Ice Cream Emoji
June 27 – Beginner Sewing Workshop: 18″ Doll Clothes

July Programs
July 8 – Patriotic Archery Shoot
July 9 & 10 – Summer Sew Mini Camp
July 11 – Beginner Sewing Workshop: Under the Sea Buddy
July 11 – Beginner Sewing Workshop: M & M Pillow
July 11 – TAG Themed Archery Games
July 18-Aug. 1 – Skills & Thrills Archery Class
July 21 – Beach Time Crafting
July 28 – Open Mic Night
July 29-Aug. 26 – Beginner Archery
July 29-Aug. 26 – Intermediate Archery
July 31 & Aug. 1 – Summer Sew Mini Camp

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Nature Center offers a variety of programs and special events.
All require advance registration unless noted. To reach the Bartlett Nature Center call 847-608-3100 press 2 when prompted.

August Programs
Aug. 8 – TAG Themed Archery Games
Aug. 10 – Nature Trivia
Aug. 18 – Katie’s Krafting Korner
August 25 – Open Mic Night
Aug. 26 – Summer Sizzle Archery Shoot-Out
Aug. 29 – TAG Themed Archery Games

September Programs (TBA)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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 847-608-3100 press 2 when prompted.

Spring – Earth Day – April 21 from 12 noon – 4pm.
Fall – Zombie Obstacle Course – Oct. 20, 2018
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.