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Earth Day Events

Earth Day Tree & Shrub Planting
Saturday, April 21; 10 a.m. sharp!

​Camp Tomo Chi-Chi Knolls
40W095 Freeman Rd., Gilberts

Earth Day Open House
Sunday, April 22

Creek Bend Nature Center
37W700 Dean St., St. Charles​

IMAGE: Family planting a tree on Earth Day
Celebrate Earth Day weekend with the Forest Preserve District of Kane County! On Saturday, 4/21, we'll have our annual tree and shrub planting at Camp Tomo. Be there at 10 a.m. sharp! And on Sunday, 4/22, join the naturalists at Creek Bend Nature Center for an Earth Day open house. We'll have programs throughout the day. All are welcome! ​ More information​

Monarchs & Milkweed Festival

​Saturday, June 23; 12 - 3 p.m.​

LeRoy Oakes
IMAGE: Monarch Butterfly on Milkweed. Photo: Shutterstock/Nancy Bauer
Celebrate and learn about native pollinators and plants at our family-friendly festival! We will be giving away milkweed plants!There will be guided hikes in the prairie, crafts, butterfly house kits ,live music and food trucks.Admission is free.To learn more, see our ​flyer​ or call 630-444-3190.​

Combined Forest Preserve & County Board Meeting Calendar