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Happy Birthday Flora Prairie: Volunteer Day & Birthday Party

January 22, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

We will becutting out a large stand of Honeysuckle on the edge of the prairie and intothe oak savanna.

We will stop fora break and sing Happy Birthday to Flora Prairie with cupcakes and hot cocoafor treats!

There is norestroom at this site. Bring your own water to drink. Dress in layers and wearsturdy shoes or boots.  We will provide work gloves and tools for cuttingout honeysuckle. 

RSVP to 815-547-7935 or mfreelund@bccdil.org


January 22, 2022
8:00 am - 12:00 pm


Flora Prairie Nature Preserve, 498 Poole Rd, Cherry Valley, IL 61016, USA

Things to know before you come:

  • If you are not fully vaccinated, wear a mask if unable to social distance from others at the site.
  • Bring water and a snack. Dress for the wilderness – this should include sturdy boots or shoes, a hat, bug spray, and sunscreen. Long pants and a long sleeve shirt are suggested.
  • We work hard, but at our own pace, and we often take breaks to share snacks and share ideas and nature with each other.

If you are attending a workday at a nature preserve owned by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, please complete and bring the IDNR Volunteer Waiver to the workday when you attend.

If you have any questions, please contact Amy at 779-212-2785 or amy@friendsilnature.org