Saturday, January 8, 2011 – 1st Annual Himalayan Hike
We would like to invite you to join Pack 3894 on our first annual Himalayan Hike on January 8, 2011. All Cub scouts, siblings, and parents are invited to join us as we explore the wilderness at the Little Red School House Nature Center and Willow Springs Forest Preserve. Activities will include hiking, photography, and an indoor nature center.
The nature center has many live animals including turtles, hawks, owls, snakes, toads, fish. There is also a hands-on interactive room for toddlers. Please dress your children warmly for the hike and have them bring a family camera to take pictures of animals, plants, or the scenery.
Here are the event details:
Date: Saturday, January 8, 2011
Time: 9:30AM – 12:30PM
Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
9800 Willow Springs Road
Willow Springs, IL 60480
West side of Willow Springs Rd. (104th Ave.), 1/2 mile south of 95th St., Willow Springs
* 9:30 AM — arrival
* 10:00 AM — opening ceremony
* 10:15-12:15 — activities determined by each den
* 12:15-12:30 — closing ceremony
There are many restaurants near the Little Red Schoolhouse in case you would like to have lunch after the hike. From the Nature Center, Head north on 104th Ave/S Willow Springs Rd toward 95th St. Take the 1st right onto 95th St and travel 2 miles. Please see the attached map.
Please RSVP with your den leaders if you are interested in joining us. We hope to see everyone participate.
Lastly, if you would like Additional liability and insurance auto coverage offered by the BSA, please provide the following car information in the link bel0w.
This is optional, but highly recommended.