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File #: 23-0121    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Calendar of Events Status: Filed
File created: 1/5/2023 In control: FPD Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 1/24/2023 Final action: 1/24/2023
Title: PROPOSED CALENDAR OF EVENTS Department: Department of Conservation and Experiential Programming Summary: Forest Preserves of Cook County Calendar: 1/24/2023 - 2/7/2023 Please check the Forest Preserve of Cook County's website for updates and changes. Wednesday, 1/25; 11am Walk and Talk, Chicago Portage National Historic Site, Lyons Walk and Talk Hikes are for the curious mind who want to know more about the Forest Preserves and natural areas. These hikes will be led at a slower pace with frequent stopping and interpretation. 1 mile. Registration required. Call 312-533-5751. Thursday, 1/26; 6pm Be a Better Birder: Getting Started (Zoom) Learn how to build your birding kit, how to get started, and where you can find resources. Great for beginners and those interested in getting into birding. Registration required. Saturday, 1/28; 10am - 12pm Prehistoric Play Day, Rolling Knolls, Elgin Learn about the amazing world of Ice Age Illinois through a series of family-oriented games ...
Indexes: (Inactive) ARNOLD RANDALL, General Superintendent
Attachments: 1. Events
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PROPOSED CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Department: Department of Conservation and Experiential Programming

Summary: Forest Preserves of Cook County Calendar: 1/24/2023 - 2/7/2023

Please check the Forest Preserve of Cook County's website for updates and changes.

Wednesday, 1/25; 11am
Walk and Talk, Chicago Portage National Historic Site, Lyons
Walk and Talk Hikes are for the curious mind who want to know more about the Forest Preserves and natural areas. These hikes will be led at a slower pace with frequent stopping and interpretation. 1 mile. Registration required. Call 312-533-5751.

Thursday, 1/26; 6pm
Be a Better Birder: Getting Started (Zoom)
Learn how to build your birding kit, how to get started, and where you can find resources. Great for beginners and those interested in getting into birding. Registration required.

Saturday, 1/28; 10am - 12pm
Prehistoric Play Day, Rolling Knolls, Elgin
Learn about the amazing world of Ice Age Illinois through a series of family-oriented games and activities. Intended for ages 5-8.

Saturday, 1/28; 11am - 2pm
All About Fire, Thatcher Woods, River Forest
Join us for activities related to fire! Learn safe fire building and containment practices, then make your own fire and roast a marshmallow. Drop-in. All ages.

Sunday, 1/29; 1:30pm
Groundhog Day, River Trail Nature Center, Northbrook
Learn the story behind this peculiar holiday.

Sunday, 1/29; 1pm
Headbangers, Crabtree Nature Center, Barrington
Woodpeckers are the ultimate headbangers and are vital to the health of woodland ecosystems. Learn basic woodpecker species identification and anatomy on this winter bird search.

Sunday, 1/29; 1pm
Snowshoe Walk, Camp Reinberg, Palatine
Enjoy the preserves in snowshoes. Registration required. Snowshoes provided; 4" of snow required. If snowshoeing is not possible, walks and other activities will be offered.

Wednesday, 2/1 through Sunday 2/5
Groundhog Week, Sagawau Nature Center, Lemont
Will Sagawau Sam see his shadow? Ski b...

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