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Rivers of Color: 'Golden Opportunity': Hike and Craft

Event information

Date: Saturday, October 21, 2023

Time: 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Fee: Free!

Age: All ages.

Contact: 815-722-9470

Location: Four Rivers Environmental Education Center

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Yellow maple leaves on a tree. Photo by Anthony Schalk

Event details

Celebrate all things golden at Four Rivers on this Sweetest Day. The traveling exhibit “Golden Opportunity: Botanical Illustrations” from Denver Botanic Gardens has just arrived at Four Rivers! This program will begin with a hike along the trails enjoying the colors of the season and the science of the color yellow. Using inspiration from the outdoors and the impressive exhibit, create your own mixed-media masterpiece!

Event requirements

Registration required by Friday, Oct. 20: 815-722-9470. 


This is an inclusive program, welcoming individual of all abilities. Please dress for the weather and to get messy.

The hike will be 1.5 miles long on paved trails. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the program.