Brochures Fall 2017 - Page 53

One-Day Adult and Family Programs Live reptiles, a campfire, crafts, games, a self-guided nature walk, hayrides, a pumpkin hunt and much more! *Tickets are $3 each and will be required only for select activities. No pre-registration required. See page 14 for more details. This is a cash-only event. Sep 15 F 4-7pm FREE* Final Fall Canoe | Ages 6-Adult Join us one last time this year for a paddle on the beautiful Skokie Lagoons! Heller Naturalists will provide canoes and everything else needed for a relaxing and fun afternoon on the water. Children must be accompanied by a paid registered adult. Registration deadline: Oct 6. Min/Max is 8/12. Oct 8 | Skokie Lagoons 4245102-A Su 1-3pm $22 Fall Family Adventure | All Ages An adventure you won’t forget! Learn to use a GPS to find hidden clues along our trails, shoot a bow and arrow, build shelters in the woods, or work together to build a fire. End the afternoon with a cookout–you bring dinner, we’ll provide the grill. Activities are subject to change. Children must be accompanied by a paid registered adult. Min/Max is 12/24. Oct 15 4245103-A Su 3-7pm $12 Owl Prowl | Ages 6-Adult Whoo-hooo’s awake? Me tooooo—you might hear a great horned owl asking you if you’re out in the evenings. Highland Park is home to several owl species, including the great horned and screech owls. Learn about the adaptations that make owls so special, then head outside for a night hike to listen for owls calling in the wild. Min/Max is 10/25. Children must be accompanied by a paid registered adult. Dec 2 4245107-A Sa 7-8pm $8 One-Day Kids’ Programs Archery | Ages 9-14 Discover the basics of archery and practice shooting a bow and arrow. You’ll even make your own target to practice with and take home! Participants who register for Geocaching may bring a sack lunch and stay at Heller between programs. Min/Max is 6/15. Oct 9 4245136-A M 9:30am-Noon $20 Geocaching | Ages 9-14 Follow a high-tech trail through the forest using a GPS, learn how to geocache anywhere in the world and set your own geocache trail for your friends to follow! Participants who sign up for Archery may bring a sack lunch and stay at Heller between programs. Min/Max is 6/15. Oct 9 4245138-A M 12:30-2pm $15 May the Forest Be With You | Ages 6-9 Calling all Jedi; attend Jedi school to practice your lightsaber skills, agility and find out if the force is within you. Min/Max: 6/12. Oct 10 4245120-A Tu 1-2:30pm $15 Exploring the Dark | Ages 11-15 Roast your dinner over a campfire, make s’mores for dessert, then head out on the trail for a hike through the night with your friends! Discover the way your senses react in the dark with fun activities, games and night hike challenges. Min/Max: 6/15. Nov 10 4245137-A F 6:30-8:30pm $20 Fall 2017 • Park District of Highland Park 53 Autumn Fest | All Ages