THPRD's Nature Mobile is a mobile environmental education classroom. It is a fixture at events.
The Nature Mobile lets kids interact with the natural environment in fun, unique ways.
Our Natural Resources staff, including Park Rangers, make learning fun.
The Nature Mobile is a mobile classroom that allows THPRD's Natural Resources staff to bring environmental education programs to schools, parks, libraries and neighborhoods throughout the park district.
Watch for the Nature Mobile at events. Natural Resources staff will provide nature and science learning opportunities, fun activitie and games to capture the imagination of young people and help them understand the role the environment plays in their lives.
Weekly Topics for Summer 2016:
July 5-July 8: Neighborhood Ranger
July 11-July 15: Bird is the Word
July 18-July 22: Pollinator Power
July 25-July 29: May the Forest Be With You
August 1-5: Animal Engineers
August 8-12: Charismatic Megafauna
August 15-19: Wilderness Survival
August 22-26: Animals Under the Stars
FINAL WEEK: August 29-September 2
Soil Made my Snacks
Meet up with the Nature Mobile at the featured parks this summer! See details below on the Drop-in Schedule.