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Whoose Bones?: An Owl Pellet Dig

Event information

Date: Sunday, October 8, 2023

Time: 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Fee: Free!

Age: Ages 6 or older. (Children must be accompanied by a registered adult.)

Contact: 815-886-1467

Location: Isle a la Cache Museum

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An owl regurgitating a pellet. Photo via Shutterstock

Event details

Hoot, hoot! What owl is outside your window? Learn all about the different owls that call Will County home and discover their amazing adaptations that make them incredible birds of prey. Then pull out your lab coat as we turn Isle a la Cache into a forensic lab to dissect your very own owl pellet to take home. (Lab coat not provided!)

Event requirements

Registration required by Friday, Oct. 6: 815-722-9301.


Isle a la Cache Museum is an accessible facility. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should mention their request when registering, or submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the program.