Latest Past Events

Animal Tracks Relief Sculptures Class

Participants will create a metal foil image of selected animal tracks as subject matter.  This class is free and best for ages 10 and up. Please call 815-284-3306 to register. 

Create your own T-Rex- Class is FULL

Ruth Edwards Nature Center in Lowell Park 2114 Lowell Park Rd, Dixon

Learn about the "King of the Cretaceous Period" and build a 9-inch t-rex sculpture from a balsa wood frame and paintable plaster materials. This class is best for ages 9 and up and requires registration. This class is full. 


Moonlight Hike

Lowell Park

Join Teresa Smith, an audubon society member and outdoor enthusiast, for a nighttime hike under a nearly full moon. Following the hike, join us for s'mores at woodcote. This is an all ages event. Snowshoes available to check out or feel free to bring your own, but are not a requirement.