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Creek Bend Nature Center

Available for private rentals

LeRoy Oakes
PHOTO: Creek Bend Nature Center
Located within beautiful LeRoy Oakes Forest Preserve, this gorgeous facility will take your event from special to extraordinary. Reserve the indoors and grounds for weddings, tented receptions, meetings, birthdays and more. View Creek Bend on Wednesdays from 4-7 p.m. or by appointment. Call 630-444-3064 for information.

Maple Sugaring Days

Saturday, March 14, from 1-4 p.m.
Sunday, March 15, from 1-4 p.m.

LeRoy Oakes
PHOTO: Boys drilling log during Maple Sugaring Days
Celebrate the coming spring during Maple Sugaring Days! Naturalists will tap maples, and you can try drilling and setting a tap. Watch sap simmer to syrup over an open fire. Join us on a "Sugarin' Time" hike and learn how to tell Maples from other trees. Sample pure, local syrup. Plus, enjoy the interactive exhibits inside Creek Bend Nature Center. Bring the whole family for this fun, FREE program! Please see FLYER!

Combined Forest Preserve & County Board Meeting Calendar