Event calendar

Little Explorers: Mammals

Event information

Date: Wednesday, March 13, 2024

Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Fee: Free!

Age: Ages 3-5. (Children must be accompanied by a registered adult.)

Contact: 815-722-9470

Location: Four Rivers Environmental Education Center

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A red fox. Photo via Shutterstock

Event details

This month have fun discovering the dynamic group of animals we belong to: mammals! Activities may include a story, a hike, hands-on activities, crafts and free play.

Event requirements

Registration required by Tuesday, March 12: 815-722-9470. Please register yourself along with your child. 


We encourage experiencing all types of weather, so please dress yourself and your child accordingly.

This is an inclusive program welcoming individuals of all abilities. Four Rivers is an accessible facility. The outdoor hike and activities may take place on paved and natural surfaces across uneven terrain. Please use caution while walking outdoors as snow and ice may be present on the paths and in parking lots. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the program.