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Sat, Jan 27 • 1 PM

Cultural Resources in Cook County Forest Preserves

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest

Join Jenny Benish, Cultural Research Archaeologist from the IL State Archaeological Survey, to learn about the wide range of archaeological sites managed by the Forest Preserves of Cook County, from campsites of the first Paleoindians who traveled to the area during the last ice age to WWII POW camps. Glimpse into the past, gain a sense of place, and understand the stewardship challenges of these non-renewable resources. Adults only. Registration required.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED: Call Trailside at 708-366-6530. Cost: Free
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Trailside Museum of Natural History
738 Thatcher Ave, River Forest, IL 60305 United States
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Visit two of the treasures of the Forest Preserves of Cook County