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Event Calendar

Turtle Tuesday

Event Information

Date: Tuesday, 07/27/2021

Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Fee: Free!

Age: All ages.

Contact Phone: 815.886.1467

Location: Isle a la Cache Museum


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Photo by Jen Guest

Event Details

Please note: Wearing a mask is recommended for those who are not fully vaccinated. 

What are green and yellow, have a hard shell and look awesome? The Blanding’s turtles of Isle a la Cache! Meet one of our three turtles — Taco, H3 and Shirlee — up close as a naturalist will bring out a turtle from the exhibit tank for closer viewing. Learn the story of their journey as an endangered species and all about Blanding’s turtles.

This is a drop-in program; come anytime between 2 and 3 p.m.

Event Requirements

No registration required.

Isle a la Cache Museum is an accessible facility; outdoor activities may take place on uneven terrain. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should mention their request when registering, or submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the program.

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