Event calendar

Discovery Isle: River Critters!

Event information

Date: Wednesday, July 10, 2024

Time: 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Fee: Free!

Age: All ages.

Contact: 815-722-9301

Location: Isle a la Cache Museum

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Two people standing in a shallow river looking into a net that they dipped into the water. Photo by Anthony Schalk

Event details

There are creatures above, there are critters below and many plants grow in and around our rivers. Come out to Isle a la Cache and explore which species call this wetland habitat home.

This is a drop-in program; come any time between 1 and 3 p.m.

Event requirements

No registration required.

There will be an optional dip-netting activity. Please wear shoes and clothes that can get wet if participating in the dip-netting activity.

The program may include hiking less than 0.5 mile on preserve trails over uneven terrain. The museum 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.