white oak Press Releases

The latest news and releases to keep you up to date with your forest preserve. Don't forget to check back often, you would not want to miss any special events.

DatePress Release
08/08/17 Part of the Illinois Prairie Path in Batavia to be temporarily closed, Aug. 9-10
07/17/17 Several preserve areas remain closed due to storm damage
07/14/17 District’s AA+ bond rating leads to additional tax savings for residents
07/13/17 Storm damage prompts temporary closure of several forest preserve areas
07/11/17 Enjoy night hikes, campfires and more during Woods at Twilight programs
07/07/17 Schedule a forest preserve Discovery Hike for your club or group
07/07/17 Utility projects and tree trimming may prompt brief delays along the Fox River Trail, this summer
07/07/17 Forest Preserve Programs Help Preschoolers Explore the Natural World
07/06/17 You’re invited on a Bat Watch with Forest Preserve District naturalists
07/06/17 Enjoy “Story Time” with your child at Creek Bend Nature Center
07/05/17 Enjoy Family Fun Nights with the Forest Preserve District
06/30/17 Learn about Bat Ecology, July 16, at Peck Farm Park
06/28/17 Improve your nature pictures with a smartphone photography class
06/28/17 20- and 30-somethings invited on a guided walk through Fabyan, July 15
06/27/17 Enjoy Firefly Fireworks, July 8, at Campton Forest Preserve
06/27/17 Nature and history combine during “Pioneer Hikes” at LeRoy Oakes
06/26/17 Summer Tree Identification class offered June 28
06/26/17 Seniors invited on a July 6 walk through Fabyan East Forest Preserve
05/31/17 Utility maintenance may prompt brief trail delays in Elgin, during June
04/27/17 May paving project limits road access at Burnidge Forest Preserve
04/27/17 Treat mom to a guided wildflower walk in the woods
04/17/17 Learn about spring flora, April 30, at Norris Woods
04/17/17 Forest Preserve District offers free wood chips
04/12/17 Join us for an evening wildflower walk on May 1
04/10/17 Plant trees with the Forest Preserve District in honor of Earth Day