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Summer Explorers Club Week 2: Frogs

Event information

Date: Thursday, June 29, 2023

Time: 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Fee: Free!

Age: Ages 5-12. (Children must be accompanied by an adult.)

Contact: 708-534-8499

Location: Monee Reservoir Visitor Center

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A frog with its head sticking out of the water surrounded by duckweed. Photo by Chad Merda

Event details

Plum Creek Nature Center and Monee Reservoir are teaming up for a weekly Summer Explorers Club! Hop on over to Monee Reservoir because this week is all about frogs!

Activities take place indoors and outdoors and may include a hike, a story, games, crafts and more. Explorers experience the outdoors rain or shine and often get dirty, so please dress accordingly. Bring a picnic lunch to enjoy on your own after the program.

Future club meetings will be scheduled as follows:

  • Week 3 on Thursday, July 6: Creepy Crawlies at Plum Creek Nature Center
  • Week 4 on Thursday, July 13: Underwater at Monee Reservoir
  • Week 5 on Thursday, July 20: Roots and Shoots at Plum Creek Nature Center
  • Week 6 on Thursday, July 27: Dragonflies at Monee Reservoir

Event requirements

Registration required by Wednesday, June 28: 708-946-2216.


The Monee Reservoir Visitors Center is an accessible facility. 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 mention their request when registering or submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the program.