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USDA Forest Service Celebrates Smokey Bear’s 75th Birthday!

Celebrate Smokey Bear’s 75 years in fire safety & prevention! The USDA Forest Service Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie will host a fire safety awareness program for all ages in honor of Smokey Bear’s 75 years in fire safety (Smokey Bear was actually a bear born on August 9, 1944) – Activities for kids! Earn a “Smokey Bear’s Partner Certificate.” Watch Smokey Bear movies on the big screen on the Midewin!

WHEN:    Friday, August 9, 1-3 p.m.

WHERE:  Midewin Welcome Center

30239 S. State Route 53, Wilmington, IL 60481

RSVP:     815-423-6370


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