Had enough of the snow? Sick of shoveling? Winter is hanging on for dear life, but there is a brighter side to winter’s cruel joke…we haven’t seen a mosquito in months! While we wait for a color other than white outside, there are a few things around town to keep us busy.
• LANTERN-LIT NIGHT HIKE – Take a night hike through Fullersburg Woods on Friday, Feb. 20. Take a self-guided 1.5-mile walk along a scenic lantern-lit trail. Masks are required, and be sure to bring a flashlight. Time slots from 7:20 to 8:40 p.m. Register online at https://www.dupageforest.org
• FAMILY FUN – The Hinsdale Library is having a virtual family game night Thursday, Feb. 25 from 4-5 p.m. Test your knowledge as you play Kahoot! games based on a variety of topics. Register at https://hinsdalelibrary.info/events
• GET READY FOR WARMER WEATHER – Hummingbirds at Home is a live online program with the Morton Arboretum. Explore the lives of hummingbirds and learn to attract them to a home garden. Denis Kania will offer insight into the courtship, nesting and mortality of hummingbirds as well as food sources and favorite plants. Learn how to mix nectar for them and how to clean the feeder. Register at https://www.mortonarb.org