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Apr 21 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Silver Creek Woods Preserve
Silver Creek Woods Preserve THIRD SATURDAYS Directions: 5753 Prairie Rd., Rockford, IL  61102, a few miles southwest of town, just north of Fuller Memorial Forest Preserve. 9:00 a.m to 3:00 p.m. Join us at this[...]
Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm Anna Page Park
2018 Wildflower Walkabout Series Co-Sponsored by: Natural Land Institute/Severson Dells Nature Center SDNC: 815/335-2915       NLI: 815/964-6666 Come experience the north central Illinois landscape. Walk where flowers carpet the forest floor and birds fill the air.[...]
Apr 25 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Nygren Wetland Preserve
WEEKLY WEDNESDAYS Nygren Wetland Preserve Address: 3190 W. Rockton Rd., Rockton IL  61072 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. NLI’s most ambitious restoration to date hosts a complex of habitats and rare species. Volunteer tasks include[...]
Apr 25 @ 5:45 pm – 6:30 pm Prairie Street Brewhouse
Summer Lecture Series Wednesday Evenings Presented by the Natural Land Institute Education Committee In Partnership with Prairie Street Brewing Co. Location: Prairie Street Brewhouse, 200 Prairie Street, Rockford Admission: $6 (Includes one beer/selected wine/soda) Registration[...]
May 2 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Nygren Wetland Preserve
WEEKLY WEDNESDAYS Nygren Wetland Preserve Address: 3190 W. Rockton Rd., Rockton IL  61072 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. NLI’s most ambitious restoration to date hosts a complex of habitats and rare species. Volunteer tasks include[...]
May 2 @ 6:00 pm Piscasaw Fen Conservation Area
2018 Wildflower Walkabout Series Co-Sponsored by: Natural Land Institute/Severson Dells Nature Center SDNC: 815/335-2915       NLI: 815/964-6666 Come experience the north central Illinois landscape. Walk where flowers carpet the forest floor and birds fill the air.[...]
May 5 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Burr Oak Valley Preserve
NLI Trustee Troy Skwor (L) pulls garlic mustard with volunteers at Burr Oak Valley Preserve in 2017. Photo: Jill Kennay Natural Land Institute will host a Spring Community Stewardship Day at Burr Oak Valley Preserve[...]
May 5 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Burr Oak Valley Preserve
Burr Oak Valley Preserve FIRST SATURDAYS AND EVERY SECOND MONDAY Directions: Meet across from Cross and Crown Lutheran Church, 7404 Elevator Rd., Roscoe, IL 61073 Saturdays/ 9:00 a.m to 3:00 p.m. Mondays/ 9:00 a.m to 12:00[...]
May 8 @ 6:00 pm Burr Oak Valley Preserve
2018 Wildflower Walkabout Series Co-Sponsored by: Natural Land Institute/Severson Dells Nature Center SDNC: 815/335-2915       NLI: 815/964-6666 Come experience the north central Illinois landscape. Walk where flowers carpet the forest floor and birds fill the air.[...]
May 9 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Nygren Wetland Preserve
WEEKLY WEDNESDAYS Nygren Wetland Preserve Address: 3190 W. Rockton Rd., Rockton IL  61072 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. NLI’s most ambitious restoration to date hosts a complex of habitats and rare species. Volunteer tasks include[...]
May 14 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Burr Oak Valley Preserve
FIRST SATURDAYS AND EVERY SECOND MONDAY Directions: Meet across from Cross and Crown Lutheran Church, 7404 Elevator Rd., Roscoe, IL 61073 Saturdays: 9:00 a.m to 3:00 p.m. Mondays: 9:00 a.m to 12:00 p.m. The rare habitats[...]
May 16 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Nygren Wetland Preserve
WEEKLY WEDNESDAYS Nygren Wetland Preserve Address: 3190 W. Rockton Rd., Rockton IL  61072 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. NLI’s most ambitious restoration to date hosts a complex of habitats and rare species. Volunteer tasks include[...]
May 16 @ 6:00 pm Howard D. Colman Dells Nature Preserve
2018 Wildflower Walkabout Series Co-Sponsored by: Natural Land Institute/Severson Dells Nature Center SDNC: 815/335-2915       NLI: 815/964-6666 Come experience the north central Illinois landscape. Walk where flowers carpet the forest floor and birds fill the air.[...]
May 19 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Silver Creek Woods Preserve
Silver Creek Woods Preserve THIRD SATURDAYS Directions: 5753 Prairie Rd., Rockford, IL  61102, a few miles southwest of town, just north of Fuller Memorial Forest Preserve. 9:00 a.m to 3:00 p.m. Join us at this[...]
May 20 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Howard D. Colman Dells Nature Preserve
Third Sunday Stewardship Day Directions: The entrance is 12749 N. Weldon Rd., Rockford, IL  61102  or GPS: 42.201612,-89.194844 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Discover an array of plant life on the rocky dells along Hall[...]
May 22 @ 6:00 pm Hall Memorial Woods
2018 Wildflower Walkabout Series Co-Sponsored by: Natural Land Institute/Severson Dells Nature Center SDNC: 815/335-2915       NLI: 815/964-6666 Come experience the north central Illinois landscape. Walk where flowers carpet the forest floor and birds fill the air.[...]
May 23 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Nygren Wetland Preserve
WEEKLY WEDNESDAYS Nygren Wetland Preserve Address: 3190 W. Rockton Rd., Rockton IL  61072 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. NLI’s most ambitious restoration to date hosts a complex of habitats and rare species. Volunteer tasks include[...]
May 30 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Nygren Wetland Preserve
WEEKLY WEDNESDAYS Nygren Wetland Preserve Address: 3190 W. Rockton Rd., Rockton IL  61072 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. NLI’s most ambitious restoration to date hosts a complex of habitats and rare species. Volunteer tasks include[...]
May 30 @ 6:00 pm Colored Sands Forest Preserve
2018 Wildflower Walkabout Series Co-Sponsored by: Natural Land Institute/Severson Dells Nature Center SDNC: 815/335-2915       NLI: 815/964-6666 Come experience the north central Illinois landscape. Walk where flowers carpet the forest floor and birds fill the air.[...]
Jun 2 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Burr Oak Valley Preserve
Burr Oak Valley Preserve FIRST SATURDAYS AND EVERY SECOND MONDAY Directions: Meet across from Cross and Crown Lutheran Church, 7404 Elevator Rd., Roscoe, IL 61073 Saturdays/ 9:00 a.m to 3:00 p.m. Mondays/ 9:00 a.m to 12:00[...]
Jun 5 @ 6:00 pm Cedar Cliff Forest Preserve
2018 Wildflower Walkabout Series Co-Sponsored by: Natural Land Institute/Severson Dells Nature Center SDNC: 815/335-2915       NLI: 815/964-6666 Come experience the north central Illinois landscape. Walk where flowers carpet the forest floor and birds fill the air.[...]
Jun 6 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Nygren Wetland Preserve
WEEKLY WEDNESDAYS Nygren Wetland Preserve Address: 3190 W. Rockton Rd., Rockton IL  61072 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. NLI’s most ambitious restoration to date hosts a complex of habitats and rare species. Volunteer tasks include[...]
Jun 11 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Burr Oak Valley Preserve
FIRST SATURDAYS AND EVERY SECOND MONDAY Directions: Meet across from Cross and Crown Lutheran Church, 7404 Elevator Rd., Roscoe, IL 61073 Saturdays: 9:00 a.m to 3:00 p.m. Mondays: 9:00 a.m to 12:00 p.m. The rare habitats[...]
Jun 13 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Nygren Wetland Preserve
WEEKLY WEDNESDAYS Nygren Wetland Preserve Address: 3190 W. Rockton Rd., Rockton IL  61072 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. NLI’s most ambitious restoration to date hosts a complex of habitats and rare species. Volunteer tasks include[...]
Jun 13 @ 6:00 pm Flora Prairie Nature Preserve
2018 Wildflower Walkabout Series Co-Sponsored by: Natural Land Institute/Severson Dells Nature Center SDNC: 815/335-2915       NLI: 815/964-6666 Come experience the north central Illinois landscape. Walk where flowers carpet the forest floor and birds fill the air.[...]
Jun 16 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Silver Creek Woods Preserve
Silver Creek Woods Preserve THIRD SATURDAYS Directions: 5753 Prairie Rd., Rockford, IL  61102, a few miles southwest of town, just north of Fuller Memorial Forest Preserve. 9:00 a.m to 3:00 p.m. Join us at this[...]
Jun 17 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Howard D. Colman Dells Nature Preserve
Third Sunday Stewardship Day Directions: The entrance is 12749 N. Weldon Rd., Rockford, IL  61102  or GPS: 42.201612,-89.194844 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Discover an array of plant life on the rocky dells along Hall[...]
Jun 19 @ 6:00 pm Harlem Hills Nature Prairie Nature Preserve
2018 Wildflower Walkabout Series Co-Sponsored by: Natural Land Institute/Severson Dells Nature Center SDNC: 815/335-2915       NLI: 815/964-6666 Come experience the north central Illinois landscape. Walk where flowers carpet the forest floor and birds fill the air.[...]
Jun 20 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Nygren Wetland Preserve
WEEKLY WEDNESDAYS Nygren Wetland Preserve Address: 3190 W. Rockton Rd., Rockton IL  61072 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. NLI’s most ambitious restoration to date hosts a complex of habitats and rare species. Volunteer tasks include[...]
Jun 23 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Nygren Wetland Preserve
Get Kids Outside Family Nature Day is a free family themed event that features several learning stations scattered throughout Nygren Wetland Preserve in Rockton, Illinois. The event will be held on Sat., June 23, 2018,[...]