pumpkin hunt

Preschool Programs

Woodland Pumpkin Hunt
This program is perfect for preschools!!  Explore and discover the change in seasons from summer to fall.  Read, hike and explore as we follow the adventures of Mousekin while he hunts for his perfect winter home.  Each student will hunt for their perfect (pie size) pumpkin to decorate and take home.  Fill out this form to request a date or more information.

Fee: $8 per student (15 participant group minimum)
program time 1.5 hours
Location:  Irons Oaks


Nature Play Date – beginning August 31
Play and explore while learning about nature.  Grown up meet up at the same time!  Stay for a snack picnic afterwards.  This activity is a great way to get outside, get some fresh air and explore together.  A non-paying adult must accompany participant.

Meets every other Thursday
August 31 – November 9
9:00-10:00 am
Location:  Irons Oaks
Fee: $5 R / $7 NR per week


Art in the Park – begins September 6
Free!! Explore and play at the parks of Homewood and Flossmoor.  Meet up with our staff to make an outdoor-themed art project. Each week is a new park and
a new project.  Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Time: 3:30-4:30 pm
September 6: Apollo Park
September 20: Goldberg Park
October 4: Millennium Park
October 18: Irwin Park
November 1: Leavitt Park

Contact us at ironsoaks@hfparks.com for more information and program dates.

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