Into the Wild
Kids Learning About Nature!
The Into the Wild series is designed to bring natural science explorations to life for kindergarten and preschool students.
Join us as we go into the wild to explore the natural world. We’ll read stories, sing songs, spend time in the museums exhibits, and make our own models. Each session will include time with a live animal or real specimens from the museum’s collections.
Date: Tuesdays & Wednesday
Cost: $12 General Public ($10 members)
GET THE WHOLE SEASON & SAVE: $90 General Public ($75 members)
Register online (below) or call 815-965-3433
NOTE: Advance registration is required. Registration closes 5:00 pm one week before day of class.
Cancellation Policy: Refunds (less 10%) are available for classes with at least 24 hours of advance notice. Refunds will be issued by check. Burpee museum reserves the right to cancel events. In the event that a class needs to be cancelled, a full refund will be issued. This includes any online service charges.
Into TheWild: Registrations
Into The Wild Schedule
Summary of Summer 2018
June 5th & 6th- What’s in my Soup? – Growing Vegetables
June 19th & 20th- What’s all the Buzz About? – Insects
July 10th & 11th – My What Big Teeth You Have! – Crocs & Gators
July 17th & 18th – Awesome Amphibians
July 31st & Aug 1st- Who’s that in the water? – Fish & Crustaceans
Aug 7th & 8th – Sea Shells and Snails, Oh My!
Aug 14th & 15th – Who lives on the Forest Floor? – Cockroaches, Pill bugs, and more
Aug 21st & 22nd – Why so many legs? – Arachnids