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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,[...]
Jun 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Womanspace
Please join Natural Land Institute and Womanspace staff, members and volunteers in celebrating the launch of the new [email protected] and @Work programs at a News Conference on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. A[...]
Jun 27 @ 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 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 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/beverage) Registration Requested.[...]
Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm Deer Run 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.[...]
Jul 4 @ 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 7 @ 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 9 @ 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 11 @ 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 14 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Nygren Wetland Preserve
Wine & Brew at the Wetland Truman’s Ridge Band Members L-R: Steve Sarver (guitar/lead vocals), ​Charley Smart (dobro/tenor vocals), Chris Johnson (upright bass/alto vocals), Bruce Wallace (banjo/baritone vocals) Please join us for this casual outdoor[...]
Jul 15 @ 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[...]
Jul 18 @ 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 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[...]
Jul 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[...]
Aug 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[...]
Aug 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[...]
Aug 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[...]
Aug 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[...]
Aug 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[...]
Aug 18 @ 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[...]
Aug 19 @ 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[...]
Aug 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[...]
Aug 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[...]
Aug 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 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/beverage)  Registration is[...]
Sep 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[...]
Sep 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[...]
Sep 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[...]
Sep 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[...]
Sep 15 @ 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[...]
Sep 16 @ 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[...]