Sustainable Saturday

July

Date: July 9

Topic: Solar Panels

Craft: Recyclable Paper Sunflower

August

Date: August 13

Topic: Protecting Native Species

Demonstration: iNaturalist Demo

Craft: Recycled Can Mason Bee House

September

Date: September 10

Topic: Monarch Migration

Craft: Recycled Magazine Butterfly

October

Date: October 8

Topic: Bat Week

Craft: Origami Bats

Craft #2: Help Paint a Bat House, to hang up at Austin Gardens

November

Date: November 12

Topic: Native Plants

Craft: Milkweed Seed Bombs

December

Date: December 10

Topic: Passive Solar Heating

Experiment: What absorbs more heat? White or Black?

Craft: Recyclable Birdfeeder

Sustainable Saturday

July

Date: July 9

Topic: Solar Panels

Craft: Recyclable Paper Sunflower

August

Date: August 13

Topic: Protecting Native Species

Demonstration: iNaturalist Demo

Craft: Recycled Can Mason Bee House

September

Date: September 10

Topic: Monarch Migration

Craft: Recycled Magazine Butterfly

October

Date: October 8

Topic: Bat Week

Craft: Origami Bats

Craft #2: Help Paint a Bat House, to hang up at Austin Gardens

November

Date: November 12

Topic: Native Plants

Craft: Milkweed Seed Bombs

December

Date: December 10

Topic: Passive Solar Heating

Experiment: What absorbs more heat? White or Black?

Craft: Recyclable Birdfeeder

Sustainable Saturday

July

Date: July 9

Topic: Solar Panels

Craft: Recyclable Paper Sunflower

August

Date: August 13

Topic: Protecting Native Species

Demonstration: iNaturalist Demo

Craft: Recycled Can Mason Bee House

September

Date: September 10

Topic: Monarch Migration

Craft: Recycled Magazine Butterfly

October

Date: October 8

Topic: Bat Week

Craft: Origami Bats

Craft #2: Help Paint a Bat House, to hang up at Austin Gardens

November

Date: November 12

Topic: Native Plants

Craft: Milkweed Seed Bombs

December

Date: December 10

Topic: Passive Solar Heating

Experiment: What absorbs more heat? White or Black?

Craft: Recyclable Birdfeeder

Movies in the Park: “Knives Out”

Summer Movies

May 19 – Sep 15, movies begin at dusk

Join us for a summer full of some of the best flicks out there! Grab a blanket, dinner or snacks and join usunder the stars to enjoy action, fun and song! Movies are all free and open to the public – no pre-registrations needed, simply show up and enjoy! 

As a reminder, all alcoholic beverages, smoking and e-cigarettes are prohibited in our Parks so we appreciate your cooperation. In the event of bad weather, please check the Park District website and social media for rain out information.

Thursday, May 19: “Soul”

Thursday, Jun 23: “Into the Heights”

Thursday, Jul 21: “Spiderman No Way Home”

Thursday, Aug 18: “Babe” (Throw Back Thursday!)

Thursday, Sep 15: “Knives Out”

Sponsors:

Sustainable Saturday

July

Date: July 9

Topic: Solar Panels

Craft: Recyclable Paper Sunflower

August

Date: August 13

Topic: Protecting Native Species

Demonstration: iNaturalist Demo

Craft: Recycled Can Mason Bee House

September

Date: September 10

Topic: Monarch Migration

Craft: Recycled Magazine Butterfly

October

Date: October 8

Topic: Bat Week

Craft: Origami Bats

Craft #2: Help Paint a Bat House, to hang up at Austin Gardens

November

Date: November 12

Topic: Native Plants

Craft: Milkweed Seed Bombs

December

Date: December 10

Topic: Passive Solar Heating

Experiment: What absorbs more heat? White or Black?

Craft: Recyclable Birdfeeder