Latest Past Events

Let’s Play! Forest Exploration

Forest Way Grove Forest Way Drive, South of Dundee Road, Glencoe

Join The Alliance for Early Childhood and Community Partners, BackYard Nature Center and Cook County Forest Preserve, to engage in creative, imaginative, and child-directed, outdoor free play as a family. INTENDED AGE AUDIENCE:  3-5 YEARS Registration is preferred but drop-in...

Earth Day Celebration with BYNC

Erickson Woods 1651 Willow Road, Winnetka

Featuring: Hikes Stewardship Hiking stick carving Nature play Monkey lines More information to follow!

Let’s Play! Winter Woods Exploration

Crow Island Woods 1140 Willow Road, Winnetka

Bundle up and head outside to join The Alliance for Early Childhood and Community Partner and Backyard Nature Center to engage in imaginative and child directed, outdoor free-play in the woods. INTENDED AGE AUDIENCE:  ALL AGES ARE WELCOME Registration is...