Adult Education Classes


Winter Night Hike: Full

Wednesday, February 19
6:30 pm, FREE
Lake Katherine and Palos Heights Public Library present a winter night hike.  The one-mile hike around Lake Katherine will be led by Lake Katherine’s Director & Chief Naturalist, Gareth Blakesley, who will point out the critters lurking in the twilight.  The hike will have a campfire and follow with hot chocolate.  Please dress for hiking and winter weather conditions.  Call 708.448.1473 to register or visit Palos Heights Library to register online. Registration opens February 1st. 

Introduction to Nature Photography

Wednesday, March 18
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm, $6 per person
Jack Martin from the local Forester Photography Club will impart his expertise on nature photography.  As part of this class, Jack will guide us on how to choose settings, subject placement, and times of day.  He will also help us understand that the best camera you have, is the one you have on you.   Register at the Nature Center.

Stories from the Stars

Wednesday, March 25
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm, $6 per person
A presentation on the cultural significance of stars and constellations across cultures and through the ages. Cupcakes, coffee and hot chocolate will be served.  Register at the Nature Center.

Pre-registration is required at the Lake Katherine front desk. Designed for those 18 years and older.