Adult Educational Programs

Digging into the Past 

Sunday, January 20 at 1 PM

Gibson Woods

Have you ever wondered what the Calumet region was like before it was settled by Europeans?  How did traders and settlers impact the Native Americans? Les Marzalek, President Archeo Survey Corp., will be our guide on an exploration of the past. Join us to learn how Native Americans lived and how their influence is still seen today.

Amphibians and Reptiles of the Calumet Region

Sunday, February 10 at 1 PM

Gibson Woods

The Calumet Region is where the eastern deciduous forest and the Midwestern prairie meet making the number of amphibians and reptiles living in here quite large. Alan Resetar, Field Museum manager of the collections, staff, and volunteers in Amphibians and Reptiles, will share his love and knowledge of this amazing group of animals .