Date: Saturday, June 24, 2023
Time: 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Age: All ages.
Location: Hidden Oaks Nature Center
Bats are more than just a Halloween decoration; they are also essential for a healthy ecosystem. Join a naturalist as we learn about these fascinating creatures of the night. Go batty over the neat adaptations these small nocturnal mammals possess then embark on a hike to find them. Bats communicate using high-pitched sounds, so we will be bringing along our “Bat Backpack” to help tune into their frequency.
Registration required by Friday, June 23: 815-722-4121.
Meet at the Hidden Oaks Council Ring. Please be sure to dress for the weather.
The hike will be up to 1 mile on natural surfaces over uneven terrain. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this workday should mention their request when registering or submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the volunteer session.