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Camping Cuisine

Event information

Date: Friday, April 12, 2024

Time: 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Fee: $5 per person.

Age: Ages 5 or older. (Participants younger than 18 must be accompanied by an adult.)

Contact: 815-722-9470

Location: Four Rivers Environmental Education Center

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Food cooking over a campfire. Photo via Shutterstock

Event details

Dinner simply tastes better when it’s cooked over the fire. Learn the history of open-fire cooking and then test out your primitive skills around the campfire. Try out a couple of open-fire meals and swap a few camping recipes with new friends.

Event requirements

Registration required by Wednesday, April 10: 815-722-9470.


Please let us know of any dietary restrictions upon registering. This is an inclusive program, welcoming individuals of all abilities. Four Rivers is an accessible facility. 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.