Willy's Wilderness

A nature website for kids (and their parents) from the Forest Preserve District of Will County

Spider Eyeshine Hike
Fri, Oct 02
Isle a la Cache
Oct 02, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Isle a la Cache, 501 E Romeo Rd, Romeoville, IL 60446, USA
What is glowing in the dark? Visit Isle a la Cache Museum to discover the basics behind eyeshine – the phenomenon of eyes reflecting light in the night – and whose eyes glow. Then grab a flashlight to hunt for eyeshine.
Sensory Friendly Playdate: Hoot Owl Hoot
Sun, Oct 11
Forest Preserve District of Will County
Oct 11, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Forest Preserve District of Will County, 17540 West Laraway Road, Joliet, IL, USA
This owl-themed program offers families with sensory processing needs a chance to experience Four Rivers Environmental Education Center and the trail outside on their own terms. The center will not be open to the public during this program. Accommodations will be made where possible.