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Tree Therapy for Teens!

Event information

Date: Friday, December 29, 2023

Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Fee: Free!

Age: Ages 13-18. (A waiver of participation is required for all minors and will be emailed upon registration.)

Contact: 815-722-9301

Location: Isle a la Cache Museum

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A bridge spanning water with bare trees in the background. Photo courtesy of Joy Hyzny

Event details

Spending time in nature, otherwise known as forest bathing, has a positive effect on both mental and physical well-being. Take a break from holiday chaos and join an interpretive naturalist for a short wander through the woods followed by hot chocolate, tea and cider in the Traders Cabin.

Event requirements

Registration required by Wednesday, Dec. 27: 815-722-9301.


Dress for the weather, and wear closed-toe shoes and long pants. Outdoor activities will take place on paved paths or natural surfaces across 0.5 mile of 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.