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Adult & Teen

  • 9:00 am-10:00 am
    September 25, Thursday

    Tai Chi

    Adult & Teen | Recurring Event: Every Thursday


    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 can 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. 
    Questions? Email or call 773-755-5128.

  • 8:30 am-9:45 am
    September 27, Saturday

    Butterfly Haven Yoga

    Adult & Teen | Recurring Event:


    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. Mats not provided. Space is limited and registration required.

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  • 6:00 pm-9:30 pm
    September 30, Tuesday

    Nature on Tap

    Adult & Teen


    Nature on Tap features adults-only access to the Nature Museum, including the Judy Istock Butterfly Haven. Highlights include a trivia game testing your knowledge with nature and science themed questions. The winning trivia team will receive the coveted Golden Cockroach trophy.

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

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  • 6:30 pm-8:30 pm
    September 30, Tuesday

    The Chemistry of Honey

    Adult & Teen


    Presented in partnership with the Illinois Science Council

    This sweet program will delight and enlighten you with what bees actually do to make honey, how it’s harvested and other fun facts. We’ve got ISC's resident rockin' chemist, Dr. Shelby Hatch of Northwestern University, who will lead you in experiments demonstrating the extraordinary chemical properties of honey and its many varieties. 

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    Cost: $35 in advance, $40 at the door. Includes admission to Nature on Tap.


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