Event calendar

Little Explorers: Water Science Lab

Event information

Date: Wednesday, April 17, 2024

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

Fee: Free!

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

Contact: 815-722-9470

Location: Four Rivers Environmental Education Center

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An woman pouring water from a pitcher to a cup as two young children look on. Photo by Glenn P. Knoblock

Event details

Water is incredible, important and interesting! Bring your children to Four Rivers to learn about this amazing resource. Activities may include a story, hike, hands-on activities, crafts and free play.

Event requirements

Registration required by Tuesday, April 16: 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 that is welcoming individuals of all abilities. 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. Four Rivers is an accessible facility. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should mention their request when registering or submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the program.