Community Programs

Join us for great community programs.  Most programs meet in the Vollmer Road Parking Lot.  Many programs require pre-registration.  Call for more information.  708-481-2330.

See you at the Oaks!


Groundhog Day Hike
2/2/2020 - 1:30pm - 3:00pm

We are waiting for spring!  Will the Groundhog see his shadow and what does it really mean?  Take a guided walk through the forest to uncover the mysteries of wildlife habits in mid-winter.

Take our Groundhog Day quiz.  Make your predictions on when spring will really arrive.

Location:  Irons Oaks Vollmer Road Parking Lot

Fee:  $4R/$5NR

Age 4+

Discovery Day
2/22/2020 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Stop by the Discovery Center to explore, learn and play!  Dig in the sand pit, build a tree house, learn about mammals or create nature art.  Weather permitting, take your family on a self guided hike.  This program is free, however we request that you pre-register by the Friday before.

Location:  Irons Oaks Discovery Center

Fee:  Free

Age:  2-6