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Event Calendar

Arts & Nature on the River

Event Information

Date: Saturday, 06/15/2019

Time: 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Fee: Free!

Age: All Ages

Contact Phone: 815.722.9470

Location: Four Rivers Environmental Education Center


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Photo by Glenn P. Knoblock

Event Details

This event combines the beauty of nature with a sampling of the creative arts it inspires. Stroll the paved trails around Four Rivers Environmental Education Center while exploring venues and galleries. Visitors will discover art exhibits, live music, intriguing performances, creative demonstrations and hands-on activities. Exhibits and activities will be ongoing. Demonstrations and performances will be scheduled multiple times throughout the afternoon.

“Arts & Nature” is an “unplugged” affair with an environmentally sensitive approach. Bring a refillable water bottle and replenish at stations throughout the site. Visitors can bike or hike to the event via the I&M Canal Trail. Bicycle parking will be available.

Event Requirements

No registration is required for this program.

The event route is a 0.67-mile-long accessible trail loop and will be limited to foot traffic for the safety and enjoyment of everyone. Wear comfortable walking shoes and come explore at your own pace. Take in the sights and sounds, and discover something new at every bend in the trail!

Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should call 815.722.9470 or submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the program.

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