Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Fri, Jan 10, 2020

Mellody Farm Nature Preserve  
Friday, January 10, 2020
6:00 - 8:00 p.m

CONSERVATION COCKTAILS

This event has been changed. Please visit:

Members: $10/person
Non-Members: $15/person

Don't miss Owl Prowl in February!

Fri, Jan 10, 2020

Mellody Farm Nature Preserve  
Friday, January 10, 2020
6:00 - 8:00 p.m

CONSERVATION COCKTAILS

Chicago Botanic Garden Conservation Scientist and Northwestern University Adjunct Professor Krissa Skogen, Ph.D. joined 100 women in STEMM (science, technology, engineering, math and medicine) on a voyage to Antarctica this November, the largest such expedition in history. The Antarctic expedition is the culmination of a year-long global leadership training program for women in STEMM called Homeward Bound. Join us as Dr. Skogen recounts her recent expedition to this continent at the forefront of climate change.

Members: $10/person
Non-Members: $15/person

Don't miss Owl Prowl in February!

Fri, Jan 10, 2020

Mellody Farm Nature Preserve  
Friday, January 10, 2020
6:00 - 8:00 p.m

CONSERVATION COCKTAILS

Chicago Botanic Garden Conservation Scientist and Northwestern University Adjunct Professor Krissa Skogen, Ph.D. joined 100 women in STEMM (science, technology, engineering, math and medicine) on a voyage to Antarctica this November, the largest such expedition in history. The Antarctic expedition is the culmination of a year-long global leadership training program for women in STEMM called Homeward Bound. Join us as Dr. Skogen recounts her recent expedition to this continent at the forefront of climate change.

Members: $10/person
Non-Members: $15/person

Sun, Jan 12, 2020

Mellody Farm Nature Preserve  
Sunday, January 12, 2020
1:00 - 3:00 p.m
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BYOS (Skis, snowshoes and sleds)​

Start your new year off right and get outside with a guided or independent hike through our beautiful Mellody Farm Nature Preserve. Grab your snowshoes, cross country skis or boots—a warm bonfire, hot drinks and s’mores greet all who come out to enjoy the benefits of being outside on a winter day!

FREE winter event for families!
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Fri, Jan 24, 2020

Friday, January 24 | 7:00 p.m.
Feature length documentary with filmmaker in attendance

Saturday, January 25
1:00 - 2:15 p.m. |
MountainFilm Jr.
4:30 - 5:30 p.m. | Adrenaline Shorts
7:00 - 9:00 p.m. | Best of the Fest
2:00 - 4:30 p.m. | Outdoor Expo

One of the longest running film festivals in America, MountainFilm on Tour is back for its 4th annual visit to Gorton Community Center’s John & Nancy Hughes Theater! This adventurous, conservation-driven festival brings leading documentary films from around the world to its audiences. Come be thrilled by the films and learn how you can be adventurous outside at the Outdoor Expo!

 

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Tickets:
Festival Pass (good for all 3 days): $32/per person
January 26-27: $15/adult, $10/student (in advance) | $18 at the door

January 28: $8 per person | $20 per family of 4