Map and Members

Looking for a nature-based preschool in your area?  Check out this map at Natural Start Alliance!

Member Organizations by County

Member organizations encompass a wide range of early childhood programs, including nature preschools, traditional programs that incorporate nature education, organizations that offer nature play and nature programs for a variety of ages, and other supportive organizations.  An asterisk (*) denotes a program with a self-identified Nature Preschool.

Cook County

DuPage County

Kane County

Kendall County

Lake County

Will County

  • Bolingbrook Park District/Hidden Oaks Nature Center* – Bolingbrook
  • Conservation Foundation/McDonald Farm – Naperville
  • Naperville Park District/Knoch Knolls Nature Center* – Naperville
  • Joliet Park District/Pilcher Park Nature Center* – Joliet