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Discovering Salamanders

Event information

Date: Sunday, April 23, 2023

Time: 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Fee: Free!

Age: Ages 5 or older.

Contact: 815-722-4121

Location: Hidden Oaks Nature Center

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Photo by Chad Merda

Event details

Join a naturalist and meet Hidden Oaks’ resident salamander to learn about our local salamanders. Go on a short hike in search of salamander habitat and then use your new knowledge to make a salamander craft.

Event requirements

Registration required by Friday, April 21: 815-722-4121.


The hike will be less than 1 mile on natural surfaces across uneven terrain. Hidden Oaks Nature Center 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.