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The North Park Village Nature Center Will Host A Free Afternoon Of Music, Dancing And More Saturday

The event starts at noon at North Park Village Nature Center Park, 5801 N. Pulaski Rd.

The North Park Village Nature Center at 5801 N. Pulaski Rd. The nature preserve's 46 acres feature trails, wetlands and an abundance of plant and animal life.
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NORTH PARK — The North Park Village Nature Center will host an afternoon of free music, dancing, crafting, recreation and nature on Saturday. 

The Music to My Ears and Feet: Wanderlust in Nature event is part of the Chicago Park District’s night out in the parks programming and starts noon Saturday at North Park Village Nature Center Park, 5801 N. Pulaski Road.

“It is free and fun and intentionally intergenerational to get people of all ages together to relax, enjoy and appreciate music and dance within a nature setting — including the 700 seniors living on the North Park Village campus,” said Alexa Schutz, economic development coordinator at the North River Commission. 

In addition to live music, the nature-based activities will be led by the Nature Center Youth Council and summer camp counselors.

Here’s the programing lineup for Saturday:

Noon-4 p.m. 
Wildcrafting with Chicago Park District Youth Counselors

Noon-1 p.m. 
The People’s Music School Faculty Quartet

1-1:30 p.m.
Walking tour of Natural Areas at North Park Village Nature Center

1:30-2:30 p.m.
Ensemble Español Spanish Dance Youth Company

2:30-3 p.m.
Walking tour of Natural Areas at North Park Village Nature Center

3-4 p.m.
Northeastern Illinois Student Brass Quartet

For more information visit the event’s Facebook page.

Credit: provided
Music to My Ears and Feet: Wanderlust in Nature

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