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Fri 28

Snowshoe/Hike at Hononegah Forest Preserve

December 28 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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R.E.A.P. Volunteer Workday – Colored Sands

July 21 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

 

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER AND MOSQUITOES!

 

R.E.A.P. (Restoration. Education. Appreciation. Preservation.)

We offer hands-on habitat restoration training Рinvasive plant removal and native seed collection Рplus enriching conservation education on the 3rd Saturday of every month between April and October from 9 a.m. until Noon. No experience necessary Рwe teach you! Participant names are entered into a drawing for a chance to win a prize!

Today we will collect native prairie seeds. Afterwards, we’ll canoe the Sugar River!*

  • Proper off-trail outdoor workday attire recommended – long pants, long sleeves & sturdy, waterproof shoes (no sandals or flip-flops, please)
  • Light snack & work gloves provided – bring your water bottle – wear your insect repellent & sunscreen
  • Volunteer Waiver required (Parent/Guardian signature needed for youth volunteers under the age of 18)
  • In case of rain, our workday will be canceled – check our Facebook page for up-to-the-minute event information

*A limited number of canoes are available, so advance registration is required

RSVP HERE

 

2018 R.E.A.P. Workdays (9 am-Noon) the following third Saturdays:

August 18th – Sugar River (10127 Forest Preserve Road, Shirland) – Seed Collection/Dragonfly Hike
September 15th – Cedar Cliff (7901 Kishwaukee Road, Stillman Valley) – Planting Greenhouse Plugs & Brush Removal/Cliff Exploration
October 20th – Ferguson (8602 West Winslow Road, Shirland) – Seed Collection/Waterfowl Hike

 

Details

Date:
July 21
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Event Tags:
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Website:
winnebagoforest.org

Venue

Colored Sands
10602 Haas Rd.
Shirland, IL 61079 United States
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