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white oak Nature Programs for Children

Registration is required.   Many programs fill up quickly, so please register early to guarantee a spot. Call 630-444-3190 or e-mail to register. 

Story Time at Creek Bend Nature Center

Treat your child to story times at Creek Bend Nature Center. This popular program series is for children (infants through 5-year olds) and their caregivers. St. Charles Public Library staff will read books, accompanied by finger plays, songs and more. All are welcome to enjoy the interactive exhibits in the Nature Center, following the program. All story times are free. This is a drop-in program. No registration required.

  • Wednesday, April 17; 10:30 – 11 a.m.
  • Wednesday, May 15; 10:30 – 11 a.m.
  • Wednesday, June 5; 10:30 – 11 a.m.
  • Wednesday, June 19; 10:30 – 11 a.m.
  • Wednesday, July 3; 10:30 – 11 a.m.
  • Wednesday, July 17; 10:30 – 11 a.m.
  • Wednesday, Aug. 7; 10:30 – 11 a.m.
  • Wednesday, Aug. 21; 10:30 – 11 a.m.

Creek Bend Nature Center
LeRoy Oakes Forest Preserve

37W700 Dean St., St. Charles;

Woodland Birthday Parties

Let us host a Woodland Birthday party for your child! We'll take care of the planning, entertainment and clean-up! Woodland Birthday Parties feature: An outdoor guided hike led by naturalists; a campfire; unique nature-themed party favors; use of Creek Bend Nature Center. Parties are available year-round! The fee is $100 for Kane County residents; $125 for out-of-county residents. Rate includes a party for 15 children; for more than 15 children, there will be an additional $5 per child. Call 630-444-3190 or email for more information or to book your Woodland Birthday Party today!

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