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  • 9:00 am-10:00 am
    July 9, Thursday

    Tai Chi

    Adult | Recurring Event: Every Thursday

    Description

    Exclusively for Nature Museum Members

    Learn the basics of classical Tai Chi in developing fitness, balance, and the mind-body connection, in an atmosphere of harmony with nature. No matter your age or level of fitness, the slow, simple movements of this ancient art will bring you to a new level of strength, energy and wellness. The only equipment you need will be comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Classes led by Jim Nitti of Stirling Tai Chi Society.
    Cost: Free, must be a Nature Museum member to participate.

  • 8:30 am-9:45 am
    July 11, Saturday

    Butterfly Haven Yoga

    Adult | Sold Out

    Description

    Join us for a rejuvenating class in the Judy Istock Butterfly Haven. Students will leave class feeling energized, balanced and ready to take their practice off the mat and out into the world. Space is limited and registration required. Mats not provided.
    Cost: $15/class. Discounted rate available for monthly series registration.

    Registration Information

    Date of Event

    If you have to cancel, you must email familyprograms@naturemuseum.org to cancel registration for early childhood and family programs, and adultprograms@naturemuseum.org to cancel registration for adult programs.

    Cancellations must be made at least two weeks prior to the program to receive a refund, or to transfer to another date of the same program. No refunds or transfers will be available less than two weeks prior to a program’s start date. The Nature Museum reserves the right to cancel programs at any time.

    Registration Closed
  • 8:30 am-9:45 am
    July 11, Saturday

    Wilderness Walk Yoga

    Adult | Recurring Event: Select Saturdays

    Description

    Enjoy an energizing yoga class in a beautiful native nature-scape amongst 150-year-old museum relics. Set in one of the museum's iconic exhibits -- The Wilderness Walk -- this space will take you to a natural state of relaxation. Mat not provided.

    Cost: $15/class, 4-week series available for $48 

    Registration Information

    Date of Event


    If you have to cancel, you must email familyprograms@naturemuseum.org to cancel registration for early childhood and family programs, and adultprograms@naturemuseum.org to cancel registration for adult programs.

    Cancellations must be made at least two weeks prior to the program to receive a refund, or to transfer to another date of the same program. No refunds or transfers will be available less than two weeks prior to a program’s start date. The Nature Museum reserves the right to cancel programs at any time.

  • 7:00 am-9:00 am
    July 15, Wednesday

    Chicago Ornithological Society

    Adult | Recurring Event: Wednesdays

    Description

    Join Geoffrey Williamson of the Chicago Ornithological Society to explore the spectacular bird life around North Pond. After your exploration, come inside the museum for coffee and discuss which birds were spotted. Please remember to dress appropriately for the weather and bring binoculars.
    Cost: Free, museum admission not required. 

  • 9:00 am-10:00 am
    July 16, Thursday

    Tai Chi

    Adult | Recurring Event: Every Thursday

    Description

    Exclusively for Nature Museum Members

    Learn the basics of classical Tai Chi in developing fitness, balance, and the mind-body connection, in an atmosphere of harmony with nature. No matter your age or level of fitness, the slow, simple movements of this ancient art will bring you to a new level of strength, energy and wellness. The only equipment you need will be comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Classes led by Jim Nitti of Stirling Tai Chi Society.
    Cost: Free, must be a Nature Museum member to participate.

  • 8:30 am-9:45 am
    July 18, Saturday

    Butterfly Haven Yoga

    Adult | Recurring Event: Saturdays

    Description

    Join us for a rejuvenating class in the Judy Istock Butterfly Haven. Students will leave class feeling energized, balanced and ready to take their practice off the mat and out into the world. Space is limited and registration required. Mats not provided.
    Cost: $15/class. Discounted rate available for monthly series registration.

    Registration Information

    Date of Event

    If you have to cancel, you must email familyprograms@naturemuseum.org to cancel registration for early childhood and family programs, and adultprograms@naturemuseum.org to cancel registration for adult programs.

    Cancellations must be made at least two weeks prior to the program to receive a refund, or to transfer to another date of the same program. No refunds or transfers will be available less than two weeks prior to a program’s start date. The Nature Museum reserves the right to cancel programs at any time.

  • 9:00 am-10:00 am
    July 23, Thursday

    Tai Chi

    Adult | Recurring Event: Every Thursday

    Description

    Exclusively for Nature Museum Members

    Learn the basics of classical Tai Chi in developing fitness, balance, and the mind-body connection, in an atmosphere of harmony with nature. No matter your age or level of fitness, the slow, simple movements of this ancient art will bring you to a new level of strength, energy and wellness. The only equipment you need will be comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Classes led by Jim Nitti of Stirling Tai Chi Society.
    Cost: Free, must be a Nature Museum member to participate.

  • 8:30 am-9:45 am
    July 25, Saturday

    Wilderness Walk Yoga

    Adult | Recurring Event: Select Saturdays

    Description

    Enjoy an energizing yoga class in a beautiful native nature-scape amongst 150-year-old museum relics. Set in one of the museum's iconic exhibits -- The Wilderness Walk -- this space will take you to a natural state of relaxation. Mat not provided.

    Cost: $15/class, 4-week series available for $48 

    Registration Information

    Date of Event


    If you have to cancel, you must email familyprograms@naturemuseum.org to cancel registration for early childhood and family programs, and adultprograms@naturemuseum.org to cancel registration for adult programs.

    Cancellations must be made at least two weeks prior to the program to receive a refund, or to transfer to another date of the same program. No refunds or transfers will be available less than two weeks prior to a program’s start date. The Nature Museum reserves the right to cancel programs at any time.

  • 8:30 am-9:45 am
    July 25, Saturday

    Butterfly Haven Yoga

    Adult | Recurring Event: Saturdays

    Description

    Join us for a rejuvenating class in the Judy Istock Butterfly Haven. Students will leave class feeling energized, balanced and ready to take their practice off the mat and out into the world. Space is limited and registration required. Mats not provided.
    Cost: $15/class. Discounted rate available for monthly series registration.

    Registration Information

    Date of Event

    If you have to cancel, you must email familyprograms@naturemuseum.org to cancel registration for early childhood and family programs, and adultprograms@naturemuseum.org to cancel registration for adult programs.

    Cancellations must be made at least two weeks prior to the program to receive a refund, or to transfer to another date of the same program. No refunds or transfers will be available less than two weeks prior to a program’s start date. The Nature Museum reserves the right to cancel programs at any time.

  • 6:00 pm-8:00 pm
    July 28, Tuesday

    Summer Creature Features: The Birds

    Adult

    Description

    This month's summer creature feature: The Birds (1962): 
    Melanie Daniels (Tippi Hedren) meets Mitch Brenner (Rod Taylor) in a San Francisco pet store and decides to follow him home. She brings with her the gift of two love birds and they strike up a romance. One day birds start attacking children at Mitch's sisters party. A huge assault starts on the town by attacking birds.

    Free with admission to Nature on Tap.

  • 6:00 pm-9:30 pm
    July 28, Tuesday

    Nature on Tap

    Adult

    Description

    Nature on Tap features adults-only access to the Nature Museum, including the Judy Istock Butterfly Haven. Check out each month's featured film and play trivia for a chance to win the coveted Golden Cockroach trophy.  

    This month's summer creature feature: The Birds (1962)
    Melanie Daniels (Tippi Hedren) meets Mitch Brenner (Rod Taylor) in a San Francisco pet store and decides to follow him home. She brings with her the gift of two love birds and they strike up a romance. One day birds start attacking children at Mitch's sisters party. A huge assault starts on the town by attacking birds.

    Note: Trivia teams must check in by 7 p.m. 

    Cost: Free/member, $10/non-member. Admission includes access to all exhibits, crafty projects and participation in the trivia challenge.

    Registration Information

    Price Options


    If you have to cancel, you must email familyprograms@naturemuseum.org to cancel registration for early childhood and family programs, and adultprograms@naturemuseum.org to cancel registration for adult programs.

    Cancellations must be made at least two weeks prior to the program to receive a refund, or to transfer to another date of the same program. No refunds or transfers will be available less than two weeks prior to a program’s start date. The Nature Museum reserves the right to cancel programs at any time.

  • 7:30 pm-9:30 pm
    July 29, Wednesday

    Chicago Herpetological Society

    Adult

    Description

    The regular monthly meetings of the Chicago Herpetological Society take place at the Nature Museum. Learn more about the CHS and their mission to educate the general public about these frequently misunderstood animals, promote conservation of all wildlife, especially reptiles and amphibians, and to encourage cooperation between amateur and professional herpetologists toward a broader and deeper knowledge of this fascinating field.

    Cost: Free

  • 9:00 am-10:00 am
    July 30, Thursday

    Tai Chi

    Adult | Recurring Event: Every Thursday

    Description

    Exclusively for Nature Museum Members

    Learn the basics of classical Tai Chi in developing fitness, balance, and the mind-body connection, in an atmosphere of harmony with nature. No matter your age or level of fitness, the slow, simple movements of this ancient art will bring you to a new level of strength, energy and wellness. The only equipment you need will be comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Classes led by Jim Nitti of Stirling Tai Chi Society.
    Cost: Free, must be a Nature Museum member to participate.

 

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