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Forest Preserve Program Feature Art, Aldo Leopold and Maple Syrup Magic

CHANNAHON – “Weekends in the Garden,” noon to 3 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 10, at Four Rivers Environmental Education…

All Forest Preserve District of Will County Sites Will be Closed Wednesday, Thursday Due to Severe Cold

Due to predictions of extremely frigid temperatures and dangerous wind chill factors, all Forest Preserve visitor centers…

Channahon Woman’s Hugging Squirrels Take Top Prize in 2018 Forest Preserve Photo Contest

A photo of hugging squirrels received the most love online to win the Forest Preserve District of…

Public Ribbon Cutting Scheduled for ‘Frida Kahlo’s Garden’ Exhibition

The Forest Preserve District will kick off its 47-day “Frida Kahlo’s Garden” exhibition with a ribbon cutting…

Prowl For Owls, Take a Winter Hike or Meet Taco the Turtle

MOKENA/CRETE TOWNSHIP – Due to the popularity of the Forest Preserve District of Will County’s “Owl Prowl” programs…

Forest Preserve’s Juried Art Competition Applications Due Feb. 1

Feb. 1 is the deadline to submit applications for the Forest Preserve District’s “Vernal Equinox: Spring Awakens…

Naperville Woman’s Sunset Picture Shines in Forest Preserve Photo Contest

A health ordeal that drew Nancy Havener to nature photography and Whalon Lake has led to a…

Forest Preserve Offers ‘Owl Prowl’ Programs in February

Three free “Owl Prowl” programs are being offered in February by the Forest Preserve District of Will…

Forest Preserve District’s Picnicking and Camping Permits Available Online for the First Time in 2019

The Forest Preserve District of Will County will offer online picnicking and camping permits for the first…



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