Bloomington nature center open for Valentine’s Day

Richardson Nature Center of Bloomington will open its doors and light its trails for Valentine’s Day.

Three Rivers Park District will offer snowshoeing by candlelight, chocolate samples and more 6-9 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 14, at the nature center, 8737 E. Bush Lake Road.

In addition to snowshoes, ice cleats and kicksleds will be available for exploring the nature center grounds during the evening. Acoustic music and chocolate samples will be provided inside the nature center, and visitors are invited to bring their own wine or beer. Hot cider, coffee and tea will be provided.

Cost to participate is $12 per person and reservations are required.