Event calendar

Volunteer Morning: Hidden Oaks Preserve

Event information

Date: Saturday, May 13, 2023

Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Age: All ages.

Contact: 815-722-7364

Location: Hidden Oaks Preserve

View on Google Maps

Photo by Anthony Schalk

Event details

Get some fresh air and exercise while helping to make a difference in your community by attending one or more of the Forest Preserve’s volunteer mornings. Activities will include removing invasive weed control.

Event requirements

Space is limited, and registration is required. To get started, complete a waiver online. For information, contact Emily Kenny at 815-722-7364 or [email protected].

Please wear clothes appropriate for the weather, getting dirty and being near a fire. Bringing water and snacks is recommended. The ground will be uneven and covered with vegetation or snow, so please wear sturdy footwear.

Work will take place on uneven terrain that is primarily natural surface. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this workday should mention their request when registering or submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the volunteer session.