Starved Rock Foundation

Calendar of FREE Events at the Visitor Center 2018

No sign-up or registration necessary!

Volunteer Led Interpretive Hikes most Saturdays & Sundays call VC for schedule - 815-667-4906

January 2018

JANUARY 1 AMERICA'S 1ST DAY HIKES MONDAY 1PM

JANUARY 20 & 21, WINTER WILDERNESS WEEKEND HIKES 9AM & 1PM - MORE HIKES MAY BE ADDED CHECK VC

JANUARY 27 & 28, EAGLE WATCH WEEKEND ACTIVITIES AT VC, LODGE & ILLINOIS WATERWAY VC. CHECK www.illinoisaudubon.org FOR SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

February 2018

FEBRUARY 11, DRUM CIRCLE 1:30 PM

FEBRUARY 18, OUR REGION'S FIRST OUTDOORSMEN WITH MARK WALCZYNSKI AT 1:30PM

March 2018

MARCH 11, BIRDS OF PREY LIVE - SOAR 11AM & 1PM

MARCH 18, TAP FOR MAPLE SAP! 1:30PM STARTING INSIDE & GOING OUTSIDe

April 2018

APRIL 22, EARTH DAY HIKE - 11AM

APRIL 22, WILDLIFE PRAIRIE PARK PRESENTS "AMAZING ANIMALS" 1:30PM

APRIL 28 & 29, ANNUAL WILDFLOWER PILGRIMAGE GUIDED HIKES LEAVE VC 9 AM & 1PM; MORE HIKES MAY BE OFFERED CHECK AT THE VC.

 

May 2018

MAY 5, SPRING MIGRATORY BIRD HIKE - 7:30 AM from VC

MAY 6, INCREDIBLE BATS 1:30PM

MAY 12 & 13, 19 & 20, FALCONRY-LIVE BIRDS MEET & GREET WITH RICH ESCUTIA 1-3PM BY THE CABIN

MAY 20, WILDLIFE PRAIRIE PRESENTS LIVE "REPTILES AND AMPHIBIANS" 1:30PM

June 2018

JUNE 2, NATIONAL TRAILS DAY HIKE - 10AM VC.

JUNE 2 & 3, 16 & 17, FALCONRY-LIVE BIRDS MEET & GREET WITH RICH ESCUTIA 1- 3PM BY THE CABIN

July 2018

JULY 7 & 8, 28 & 29, FALCONRY-LIVE BIRDS MEET & GREET WITH RICH ESCUTIA 1 - 3PM BY THE CABIN

August 2018

AUGUST 4 & 5, 25 & 26, FALCONRY-LIVE BIRDS MEET & GREET WITH RICH ESCUTIA 1 - 3PM BY THE CABIN

September 2018

SEPTEMBER 2, BIRDS OF PREY LIVE! SOAR 11AM & 1PM

SEPTEMBER 8 & 9,, 22 & 23, FALCONRY-LIVE BIRDS MEET & GREET WITH RICH ESCUTIA 1 - 3PM BY THE CABIN

SEPTEMBER 15, AUTUMN MIGRATORY BIRD HIKE 8AM from VC

SEPTEMBER 23, BUZZING, BEAUTIFUL BEES! 1:30PM

October 2018

OCTOBER 6 & 7, 20 & 21, FALCONRY-LIVE BIRDS WITH RICH ESCUTIA 1-3PM BY THE CABIN

OCTOBER 20 & 21, 2018 FALL COLORS WEEKEND - GUIDED HIKES STARTING AT10AM CHECK VC SCHEDULE

OCTOBER 27, CREATURES OF THE NIGHT-LIVE BIRDS SOAR 11AM & 1PM

OCTOBER 27, 2018 HAUNTED HALLOWEEN NIGHT GUIDED HIKES LEAVE VISITOR'S CENTER AT 5PM & 6PM. CRAFTS FOR KIDS IN THE EAGLE'S ROOST CABIN BEHIND THE VISITOR'S CENTER 5PM - 7PM.

November 2018

NO EVENTS

December 2018

DECEMBER 30, HOLIDAY STORYTELLING WITH BILL MYERS 1:30PM