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Insects Abound for Kids

Event information

Date: Sunday, June 30, 2024

Time: 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Fee: Free!

Age: Ages 6-12.

Contact: 708-747-6320

Location: Thorn Creek Woods Nature Preserve

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A dragonfly atop plant. Photo courtesy of Debi Shapiro

Event details

Join us to observe the wide variety of fascinating insects. Discover what makes an insect unique, and explore the differences between insects, spiders and other kinds of arthropods. We will take a hike to search for insect habitats.

This program is sponsored by the Thorn Creek Audubon Society.

Event requirements

Registration required by June 24: 708-747-6320.

Participants should be prepared to walk a 1 mile outdoors on natural surface trails across uneven terrain. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should call 708-747-6320.