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Apr 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Anna Page Park
Red Trillium, photo: Jill Kennay Anna Page Park Barbara and Dan Williams will lead this walk at Rockford Park District’s Anna Page Park. We will travel through a variety of plant communities, from creek bottoms[...]
Apr 24 @ 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 1 @ 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 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Kinnikinnick Creek Conservation Area
skunk cabbage, photo: Jill Kennay Aaron Minson, Boone County Conservation District, and Brian Hale, Conservation District Volunteer, take us through the recently restored prairie and basswood, hickory and white oak forest to explore the wildflowers[...]
May 4 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Burr Oak Valley Preserve
young garlic mustard May is Illinois Invasive Species Awareness Month. Learn how to identify and pull garlic mustard, a non-native invasive species. Anyone interested in caring for the natural environment is welcome to participate. Volunteers[...]
May 4 @ 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 @ 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 13 @ 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 15 @ 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 18 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Silver Creek Woods Preserve
Silver Creek Woods Preserve CHANGED: NOV THIRD SATURDAY STEWARDSHIP DAY IS MOVED TO THE FOURTH SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 24. Directions: 5753 Prairie Rd., Rockford, IL  61102, a few miles southwest of town, just north of Fuller[...]
May 22 @ 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 29 @ 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 1 @ 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 @ 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 10 @ 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 12 @ 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 15 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Silver Creek Woods Preserve
Silver Creek Woods Preserve CHANGED: NOV THIRD SATURDAY STEWARDSHIP DAY IS MOVED TO THE FOURTH SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 24. Directions: 5753 Prairie Rd., Rockford, IL  61102, a few miles southwest of town, just north of Fuller[...]
Jun 19 @ 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 22 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Nygren Wetland Preserve
Free Family Fun! Adult Adventures. Natural Land Institute will present Family Nature Day on Saturday, June 22 at Nygren Wetland Preserve, 3190 W. Rockton Rd., Rockton, Ill. This free family themed event runs from 9:00[...]
Jun 26 @ 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[...]
Jul 3 @ 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[...]
Jul 6 @ 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[...]
Jul 8 @ 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[...]
Jul 10 @ 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[...]
Jul 17 @ 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[...]
Jul 20 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Silver Creek Woods Preserve
Silver Creek Woods Preserve CHANGED: NOV THIRD SATURDAY STEWARDSHIP DAY IS MOVED TO THE FOURTH SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 24. Directions: 5753 Prairie Rd., Rockford, IL  61102, a few miles southwest of town, just north of Fuller[...]
Jul 24 @ 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[...]
Jul 31 @ 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[...]
Aug 3 @ 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[...]
Aug 7 @ 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[...]