Adult Educational Programs
These programs are designed for adults/ young adults. Unless noted otherwise, all programs are free but donations are appreciated.
Name that toon
Wednesdays, February 5-26 2020 from 9:30-11 AM
Increase your birding lists by enhancing your birding skills! Join us each week as we familiarize ourselves with the bird songs we hear in Northwest Indiana throughout the year. Pre-registration recommended, call 219-844-3188.
Southern Lake County Parks in Winter
Thursday, February 13: Grand Kankakee Marsh
From 9:30-11 AM
Enjoy our local winter wonderlands with a park naturalist at the parks in the southern part of the county. Please dress for weather! Pre-registration required, call 219-844-3188.
Geology of the Dunes Region of the Calumet
Sunday, January 26, 2020 from 1-2:30 PM
Calumet region native, Dave Dolak is a professor of Instruction at Columbia College of Chicago. As a graduate researcher at Indiana Dunes National Park, he will share his expertise on the geology of the Dunes Region. Pre-registration recommended, call 219-844-3188. Ages 13 +
Valentine's Day Hot Chocolate Hike
February 14, 2020, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Looking for a simple way to spend Valentine’s Day? Join us as we take a hike around Gibson Woods and then warm up with some hot chocolate afterwards. Please dress for the weather. Pre-registration required, call 219-844-3188. Program is designed for adults.
Name That Tune: Frogs and toads
Wednesdays, March 4, 11, and 18 2020 from 9:30 -11 AM
Frogs and toads make all sorts of unusual sounds. Learn the peeps, croaks, grumbles and groans of the Calumet Region’s amphibian crooners. Pre-registration required, call 219-844-3188.