Biology professor Cathy Pfister shows a youngster two minnows during the 2019 Walk Walton event. (Chronicle file photo)
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Annual Walk Walton fundraiser to benefit science center

The annual Walk Walton fundraiser event from 9 a.m. to noon on Sunday, Oct. 23, will give area residents an opportunity to enjoy a walk in the woods at Izaak Walton Nature Preserve, 1100 Ridge Road, learn about nature, and help keep the Homewood Science Center going strong. 

Biology professor Cathy Pfister shows a youngster two minnows during the 2019 Walk Walton event. (Chronicle file photo)

With a nod to Halloween, the event will include spooky science experiences in Black Bear Lodge and jack-o-lantern decorating at the pumpkin patch.

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Winter events

FRIDAY, DEC. 9

SATURDAY, DEC. 10

  • Nanny Nikki holiday music program at Flossmoor Public Library, 1000 Sterling Ave., at 11 a.m.
  • Miracle on Martin in downtown Homewood, 3 to 6 p.m.

 

 

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