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F: 9/5 • 8 pm • All ages • Location: Forest Park Nature Center
Join us for a night hike out in the woods! The naturalist will point out nocturnal creatures and maybe even a constellation or two!
Sa: 9/6, 8 am-11 am, free
We have the canoes, paddles and life jackets waiting for you and your family to com enjoy the calm waters of Davis Lake. All skill levels welcome to give canoeing a try.
Bring your grandma, grandpa, nana, or papa out to the Zoo. Spend time learning all about the importance of families in the animal world while spending time with your own family.
Adults 13+ $9.00
Children 3-12 years $5.25
Senior Citizens $8.00
Sunday, 9/7 • 1-3 pm • Age 16+
Do you LOVE cut flower arrangements? Would you enjoy some interesting and beautiful suggestions for using harvested flowers and other plant material? From simple and elegant to large and extravagant, find your artistic touch in this backyard arrangement class. Tour the Garden finding infinite possibilities, and take home a unique arrangement created from our garden harvest. Fee-Member/NM: $6/$10 Min/Max: 8/10. Register by calling the Garden (309) 686-3362 or 681-3506
Tree ID Walks
Su: 8/31, 9/14 • 1:30-2:30 pm
Need help identifying trees? This walk is for anyone who would like to learn tree identification. Although leaf collecting cannot be done on this walk, good collecting sites in the Peoria area will be suggested. Don’t let the trees “leaf” you “stumped” this fall!