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Spring Things!

Event information

Date: Sunday, April 14, 2024

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

Fee: Free!

Age: Ages 10 and older.

Contact: 708-946-2216

Location: Plum Creek Nature Center

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A frog in the water with its head sticking above the surface. Photo by Chad Merda

Event details

Head to Goodenow Grove Nature Preserve to celebrate the wonderful things spring brings. Join a naturalist to explore the sights, sounds and smells of the season. We will be on the lookout for frogs, salamanders and more in and around vernal ponds. Experience nature as it awakens after a long winter slumber.

Event requirements

Registration is required by Saturday, April 13: 708-946-2216.


Please dress for the spring weather with mud in mind.

The hike will be approximately 2 miles on natural surface trails over uneven terrain. 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.