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Your fun is our business!

Head outdoors and experience nature with a variety of programs for the entire family. The Batavia Park District partners with Red Oak Nature Center in Batavia to bring you opportunities to participate in nature programming, such as nature-themed story time, cave hikes, special earth-friendly events and more!

For more information, contact Lori McDonald at

An awesome autumn begins in nature!

Fall is the time for hiking, watching the leaves burst into dazzling colors, snacking on hot apple cider and s'mores, searching for the Great Pumpkin and learning about a noble creature that nearly became the nation's mascot. Any questions? Contact

2021 Fall Classes, projects and events
  • Cave Hike
  • Bookworm Wednesdays
  • Kids Night Out
  • Great Pumpkin Hunt
  • Forest of Fright & Delight
  • Makerspace At-Home Kit
  • Fall with Me
  • Fall Luminaria Hike
  • Hot Cider Hike
  • Talkin' Turkey Take-Home Kit

Nature Classes, Projects & Events