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Prairie Sampler and Trail Workday

Event information

Date: Sunday, October 22, 2023

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

Fee: Free!

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

Contact: 708-747-6320

Location: Thorn Creek Woods Nature Preserve

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People collecting seeds from prairie plants. Photo by Chris Cheng

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.

Event requirements

Registration required by Monday, Oct. 15: 708-747-6320.

Bring gloves and favorite tools and dress for the weather.

Outdoor work is on natural surfaces across uneven terrain. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should call 708-747-6320.