Wednesday, May 4, 2016

R.E.A.P and Nature Fiesta Volunteer Opportunity

REAP Workday Volunteers gather at Kishwaukee Gorge Forest Preserve on April 16 to remove invasive plant species

Restoration. Education. Appreciation. Preservation.
R.E.A.P. Volunteer Workday
Saturday, May 21st (9-Noon)
Blackhawk Springs Forest Preserve
5801 Perryville Road, Cherry Valley  
(Afterwards, we'll join Nature Fiesta being held at 5360 Mulford Road!)  
RSVP and enjoy fresh air and exercise
Bring your family and friends!
Questions?  Simply call us at (815) 877-6100.  
Proper outdoor workday attire is recommended: long pants, 
long sleeve shirts,sturdy shoes/boots (no sandals, please).  
We'll supply the work gloves and snacks!
Click HERE for future R.E.A.P. Workday locations

Volunteers Needed for Nature Fiesta 2016
Saturday, May 21st (Noon-4pm, after the REAP Workday)
Blackhawk Springs Forest Preserve
Celebrate local nature with our multicultural bilingual public event, "Nature Fiesta". Nature Fiesta includes a variety of environmental education activities designed to connect families with our local nature. Guided hikes, exhibits, games and crafts will help teach about monarchs, birds, wildflowers, rivers and other topics than can be explored in natural areas through the summer. 
 Contact Kim at (815) 877-6100 or e-mail to find out how you can help!