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!

 

Nature Walk
4/27/2017 - 9:00am - 10:00am

Join us for a light hike around the grounds to discover seasonal happenings in nature.  Pre-registration is required.

Free

Age: 18+


Mother & Daughter Tea
5/13/2017 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Calling all mothers, grandmothers, godmothers, and mothers of the heart.  Come dressed in your finest for an elegant Mother's Day tea.  We will have a tea cup raffle and a best hat contest along with fun games and activities.  Please register by Thursday, May 11.

Fee: $10R/$13NR

Age:  2+


Native Plant Sale
5/13/2017 - 9:00am - noon

Discover the economics of planting green this spring! Irons Oaks is your place to get locally sourced and grown native plants that enhance the beauty of any landscape and flower bed, while requiring less water and less daily care. A wide variety of plants, shrubs and trees will be available this year. Don’t miss out!!  Our pre-order form is interactive; to view your plant selection, simply click on any link.   Prices are per plant.   Pre-order forms are due by April 19, 2017.


Nature Tots
5/18/2017 - 10:00am - 11:00am

Bring your little ones to Irons Oaks and let them play and explore with one of our naturalists.  Seasonal topics will be presented.  This is a great opportunity for parents/caregivers of little ones to meet and have fun!  Parent/Adult must accompany child.

Location:  Irons Oaks Vollmer Road Parking Lot

Fee:  $2R/$3NR

Age:  3-5


Nature Walk
5/19/2017 - 9:00am - 10:00am

Join us for a light hike around the grounds to discover seasonal happenings in nature.  Pre-registration is required.

Free

Age 18+


Food Preservation
5/20/2017 - 9:00am - 11:00am

Enjoy your healthy harvest all year long by learning the basics of food preservation in this hands-on class.  Both canning and freezing will be discussed.  Each person will make tasty strawberry jam to take home and share with family and friends.

Location:  Irwin Community Center

Fee:  $8R/$10NR

Age:  10+