Laona Heights Sugar River Colored Sands Sugar River Two Rivers Ferguson Hartley Memorial Trask Bridge Four Lakes Pecatonica River Pecatonica Wetlands Crooked River Grove Creek Seward Bluffs Klehm Forest Preserve Severson Dells Fuller Memorial Indian Hill Hinchliff Memorial Kilbuck Bluffs Trailside Kishwaukee Gorge South Kishwaukee Gorge North Rockford Rotary Kishwaukee River Oak Ridge Blackhawk Springs Deer Run Espenscheid Memorial McKiski County Line Kieselburg Roland Olson Stone Bridge Clayton Andrews Ledges Hononegah J. Norman Jensen Millrace Isle Macktown Atwood Homestead Forest Preserve Headquarters
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Fri 27

Arbor Dash 5K

April 27 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Sat 28

The Gathering at Macktown

April 28 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sun 29

The Gathering at Macktown

April 29 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fri 11

Annual Plant Sale at Klehm Arboretum

May 11 @ 5:00 pm - May 12 @ 4:00 pm
Sat 12

Birdfest 2018

May 12 - May 13
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May 2018

R.E.A.P. Volunteer Workday – Blackhawk Springs

May 19 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

  R.E.A.P. (Restoration. Education. Appreciation. Preservation.) We offer hands-on habitat restoration training - invasive plant removal and native seed collection - plus enriching conservation education on the¬†3rd Saturday of every month¬†between April and October from 9 a.m. until Noon. No experience necessary - we teach you! Participant names are entered into a drawing for a chance to win a prize! Today we will remove invasive plants at Blackhawk Springs. Afterward, we'll join in at Nature Fiesta, our special event! Proper…

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Nature Fiesta: Bilingual Celebration of Local Nature

May 19 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Free

Bring the family to this outdoor event to discover local nature! Exhibits, crafts, games, and guided hikes will help explorers of all ages learn about our local butterflies, birds, flowers, pollinators and rivers. Enjoy a live bird exhibit, aquarium of live river species, and live monarch butterflies! Displays and activities will provide educational information in Spanish and English. Participants will receive a Get Outside, Get Healthy! passport to dozens of free summer activities in the forest preserves. Food available for…

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