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Scrapbook Weekend
Catch up on your scrapbook projects during this time away weekend. Cost: $50 for all three days. Individually days are also available. Preregistration required at the Nature Center front desk. Fee includes: Snacks and beverages all weekend. 2.5 ft. X 4 ft. work space and access to electricity if needed. Dinner on Saturday night and lunch on Sunday will be provided. Bring your own snack lunch for Saturday.
Friday, November 8: 6pm - midnight
Saturday, November 9: 10am - midnight
Sunday, November 10: 10am - 4pm
Cost: All three days - $50, Friday only - $14, Saturday only - $32, Sunday only - $14

Holiday Hayride
Friday, December 13th, 6.30pm - 8:00pm, 7.30pm - 9:00pm, $10 per person.
Registration early is recommend, MIN/MAX 15/25
Our annual holiday hayrides will feature classic winter traditions. We'll ride on our hay wagon through the streets of Palos Heights singing Christmas carols, and then return to the Nature Center to enjoy food, crafts and other activities.  Registration and payment to be made in person or by mail no later than Monday, December 3rd.



To see all of the 2019 events visit our Calendar of Events.

Lake Katherine photographers take pictures of participants in our programs and classes, during special events, and throughout the grounds. Please be aware that these photos may be used in Lake Katherine articles, brochure, pamphlets, flyers, website, or other social media. You must give us written notice if you or your family members do not want to be photographed or published. We also invite you to submit your own photos from programs, visits, and events. Your photo may be featured in an upcoming publication.


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