Register your little ones for Little Saplings nature programs

Posted12/3/2021 12:18 PM

Registration is now open for the winter sessions of "Little Saplings," a fun nature program series for children ages three to five, presented by the Forest Preserve District of Kane County.

Little Saplings hour-long programs include a combination of stories, nature hikes, songs, games and crafts. The program takes place at Creek Bend Nature Center within LeRoy Oakes Forest Preserve at 37W700 Dean St., St. Charles. A parent or caregiver must accompany the child.


Upcoming dates for "Little Saplings" include:

• Thursday, Dec. 16, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. -- "Winter Wings"

• Thursday, Jan. 20, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. -- "Fuzzy Mammals"

• Thursday, Feb. 17, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. -- "Valentines for Wildlife"

The fee is $5 per child, per session, and advance registration is required. To register, call (630) 444-3190 or email


Follow the district on social media by searching @forestpreserve on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.


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