Nature Fest & Fundraiser

Walk Walton, sponsored by The Weglarz Company, is a nature fest and fundraiser benefiting Homewood Science Center. Celebrate the science of the season at Homewood Izaak Walton Preserve on Sunday October 23, 2022. This is a rain or shine event, refunds will not be given in the case of inclement weather.

Festival goers will enjoy:

  • Ms. Dominique’s Spooky Science in Black Bear Lodge, sponsored by Tonja Cook The Learning & STEM Specialist
  • Investigating marine biology at the pond with UChicago’s Professor Cathy Pfister
  • Exploring nature with Forest Preserves of Cook County
  • Taking part in a special project led by our Middle School Conservation Ecology Interns, sponsored by ComEd
  • Decorating a Jack-o-lantern at our Pumpkin Patch sponsored by Will Davis, State Representative 30th District
  • A sweet autumn treat– we’ll have donuts from Walt’s and hot apple cider

Ticket sales close Saturday October 22 at 5pm.

  • $25 for Adults
  • Kids FREE: ages 18 and under, accompanied by a paid adult
  • $100 Troop Rate: 3 adults & 12 kids
    reserved picnic table / patches

To purchase tickets and get more information about this event, please visit The Homewood Science Center’s website: