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Event Calendar

Little Explorers

Event Information

Date: Wednesday, 06/06/2018

Time: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Fee: Free!

Age: Ages 5 or younger, accompanied by an adult

Contact Phone: 815.722.9470

Location: Four Rivers Environmental Education Center

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Photo by Glenn P. Knoblock

Event Details

Children and their parent or guardian are invited to come out and play. A new nature theme is chosen every program with hands-on activities that may include a story, games, dancing, art, a hike, other outdoor activities and more. Themes planned for this season are: April: Bird Eggs; and June, Art in Nature. A variety of group and free play activities are planned.

Please dress for both indoor and outdoor playtime. We encourage experiencing all types of weather, rain or shine. While activities are designed for ages 3-5, younger children are welcome. This is a great opportunity for parents and children to meet in a natural setting to exchange ideas and get to know each other.

Event Requirements

Registration required by calling 815.722.9470 at least two days before each program date.


Indoor facilities are accessible. Outdoor activities may take place on natural surfaces across uneven terrain.

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.

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