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Monarchs & Milkweed Festival

​Sunday, June 23; 12-3 p.m.

LeRoy Oakes
IMAGE: Monarchs & Milkweed Photoboard
Celebrate and learn about native pollinators and plants at our family-friendly festival held at LeRoy Oakes Forest Preserve. We'll have a milkweed plant giveaway; guided hikes in the prairie; crafts; butterfly house kits; live music; food trucks; and vendors! Admission is free. Bring your family and friends out to enjoy this festival.​ See our flyer​ for more details.

Woodland Birthday Parties

​Parties are available year-round!

LeRoy Oakes
Woodland Birthday Party Photo
Does your child have a Birthday coming up soon? Let the Forest Preserve District host the party! Surrounded by the trees, birds, and other woodland creature at LeRoy Oakes Forest Preserve, we'll provide the best party for any nature-loving child. Treat your child and their friends to a one hour naturalist-led activity of your choice. Learn about the plant and animal species that call our local woodlands home during a hike through the beautiful trails. Looking for a more cozy setting? Enjoy a campfire and an activity led by a naturalist. Visit the historic Creek Bend facility and have free time in the Nature Center. For more information, call 630-444-3190 or email programs@kaneforest.com.​

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