Crabtree Nature Center
3 Stover Road
Barrington, IL 60010
The City Nature Challenge encourages people to discover the Chicago region's local wildlife. Observe and take a picture of plants and animals in natural areas near you, or attend a local seminar or class. Families are encouraged to explore forest preserves, parks, gardens, and even their own backyards. Participate with the iNaturalist phone app, or join a guided tour that will help discover new places and amazing wildlife. More than 20 events are scheduled in the Chicago area during the four-day citizen science project.
Event Cost: Free, fees for some activities.
Event Times: April 26-29, visit website for complete schedule.