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Prairie Sampler and Trail Workday

Event information

Date: Saturday, June 17, 2023

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

Fee: Free!

Age: Ages 12 and older; children younger than 15 must be accompanied by an adult.

Contact: 708-747-6320

Location: Thorn Creek Woods Nature Preserve

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Photo by Glenn P. Knoblock

Event details

Get down and dirty at our Thorn Creek workday. Help repair boardwalks, maintain trails or weed and nurture our Prairie Sampler and butterfly gardens. Bring gloves and your favorite tools, and dress for the weather.

Event requirements

Registration is required by Monday, June 12, and can be made by calling Thorn Creek Woods Nature Center at 708-747-6320.

Trail work is on natural surface trails across uneven terrain. Trails can be wet, muddy and slippery. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should call 708-747-6320.