Date(s) - 08/17/2017
4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Hickory Knolls Discovery Center
All families, scout troops and any group of friends are welcome to celebrate nature into the extended evenings of summer at Hickory Knolls Nature Center in St. Charles. Find more info at http://www.stcnature.org/tree-mendous-thursdays/
July 27 • 4-7:30pm • FREE
What grows there? Hike through the forest and prairie to uncover many tree-mendous surprises. Collect a small prize to award you for your efforts completing this scavenger hunt.
Aug 3 • 4-7:30pm • FREE
Search the skies and unveil a magical universe! Enjoy a hands-on, self-guided celestial activity that you can take home!
Aug 10 • 4-7:30pm • FREE
Enjoy a critter visit with some rockin’ reptiles!
Aug 17 • 6-7:30pm • 13886**
RES $5/NR $7.50 per person
End of Summer Nature Bash
It’s the last backyard bash before return-to-school blues arrive! Roast hot dogs and make old-fashioned s’mores over a campfire. Join in a variety of nature-themed games that will get everyone movin’ and a groovin’!
Aug 24 • 4-7:30pm • FREE
The Terrific Blanding’s Turtle: Learn fascinating facts about this endangered species and ways you can help protect their habitats!
Aug 31 • 5:30pm • FREE
Do a bit of reading on the “Wild Side” as you discover Hickory Knolls’ Little Free Library. Read to the center’s critters. Feel free to take home and enjoy a book.
*Register Early, Space is limited.