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Prairie Sampler and Trail Workday

Event information

Date: Sunday, October 13, 2024

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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A wooden boardwalk cutting through a forest filled with fall color in the trees and on the ground below Photo courtesy of Michelle Wendling

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 garden.

Event requirements

Registration required by Oct. 7: 708-747-6320.

Bring gloves and favorite tools and dress for the weather.

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