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Nature Camp for Seniors: Prairie Flowers and Pollinators

Event information

Date: Monday, August 7, 2023

Time: 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Fee: $10 per person.

Age: Ages 50 or older.

Contact: 708-747-6320

Location: Thorn Creek Woods Nature Preserve

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A sweat bee on a white flower. Photo by Glenn P. Knoblock

Event details

Calling all kids ages 50 years and older! Join us to explore the beautiful flowers blooming in the nature center’s Prairie Sampler and butterfly garden and learn about their special relationship with pollinators. Learn the many insects that provide pollination and how they ensure the plants’ survival. Make a prairie flower banner to take home. Lunch will be provided.

Event requirements

Registration is required by Monday, July 31, and can be made by calling Thorn Creek Woods Nature Center at 708-747-6320.

This program will be held indoors in an accessible facility. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should call 708-747-6320.