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for program information, call the Forest Preserve Office: 815-935-5630

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Pollinator Day

June 24 has been designated as Illinois Pollinator Day

Come learn about bees, birds and others that are vital pollinators.

Shannon Bayou is a wonderful place to see pollinators in action. Join Penny Vanderhayden for a butterly walk. Tours of native plants will be offered at 11:00 a.m. Everyone will have a chance to build a mason beehive.

June 24, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. (Rain or shine)

Sannon Bayou

3301 WaldronRd., Aroma Park, IL. 60910

Insect Walk

On August 6, 10:00 AM,  at Shannon will be "Insect Walk".  Dr.
Rosenberger will host this walk. Supplies will be available for collecting
and pining insects. 
No fee for this walk. People must register at:   by July 28 so we can obtain adequate


Click here for directions, site maps and descriptions

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  For a free subscription to the Forest Preserve Newsletter, Woods of Wisdom, call the Forest Preserve Office:  815-935-5630

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I hear and forget

I see and remember

I do and I understand

 -------- Ancient Proverb

Forest Preserves of the Kankakee River Valley
3301 Waldron Road
P.O. Box 13
Aroma Park, Illinois 60910

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last updated on June 19, 2017