Volunteer Opportunities

BackYard Nature Center offers many ways to share your passion and talents in support of our work.

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Upcoming Events

Get involved by attending one of our events. We plan regular events for educators and the community to help promote nature learning initiatives. There’s something for all ages, Toddlers to Adults!

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Skokie Lagoons Second Saturday
09 March 2019

Skokie Lagoons Second Saturday

Where: Skokie Lagoons, Glencoe

Time: 10:00a.m. - 01:00p.m.

Volunteers Needed
06 April 2019

Volunteers Needed

Where: Little House of Glencoe, 690 Birch Lane

Time: 10:00a.m. - 12:00p.m.

Explore Your Local Habitat

In order to learn about the living environment, young children should begin with direct observation of their local habitat and surroundings, such as backyards, schoolyards, ponds, and local parks.

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