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Party for the Preserves

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Date & Time:

Sat, Sep 26 • 11 am - 3 pm

Location:

Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave
South Holland, IL 60473 (view web map)

Description:

Powerwalk the Burnham Greenway (1:30pm)*
Enjoy a 3.75-mile walk exploring this regional trail and its connections to trail systems across the country. *Registration Required: Call 708-868-0606.

Self-Guided Plant and Animal Bingo (11am – 3pm)
Play bingo while you explore Sand Ridge Nature Center.

Self-Guided Outdoor Scavenger Hunt (11am – 3pm)
Pick up a scavenger hunt before your walk on the trail.

Select Organized Litter Obliterators (SOLO)
Help clean up the preserves as a way to give back and celebrate Nation Public Lands Day. Pick up Litter Obliterator supplies at the follow locations at any of our nature centers (9am – 3pm); Bemis Woods-South, Kickapoo Woods and Forest Way Grove (2pm – 6pm).


About Party for the Preserves

Enjoy a number of self-guided activities and guided programs on September 26 from 9am to 9pm at various Forest Preserves locations to celebrate National Public Lands Day. See all Party for the Preserves events.

All participants are required to wear masks and practice physical distancing. The number of participants may be capped for activities to allow for physical distancing.

Contact:

  • 708-868-0606
  • sandridge.naturecenter@cookcountyil.gov

Cost:

Free