Events and Fundraising

Event Tickets and Fundraisers

Full Moon Hike, January 29th, 6:30PM
Full Moon Hike, January 29th, 6:30PM
The full moon offers a unique opportunity to observe the wildlife of the Elburn Forest Preserve. Join us each month to see what creatures are active on the night of a full moon. We must follow all social distance guidelines set by the State of IL and Kane County Health Department.
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Price: $10.00
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Evening Hike- February 7, 6:15 PM
Evening Hike- February 7, 6:15 PM
Join us as we journey into the Elburn Forest Preserve to listen for wildlife. Families are welcome. No flashlights nor owl calls please, as we do not want to disturb the natural calls of these majestic animals. Hike begins at the FVWC parking lot. Registration is limited to 9 participants and must be completed online. Participants must wear a face mask at all times and maintain social distancing. Elburn Forest Preserve is located at 45W061 IL-38 Elburn, IL.
Available Qty: 8
Price: $10.00
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Evening Hike- February 13, 6:15 PM
Evening Hike- February 13, 6:15 PM
Join us as we journey into the Elburn Forest Preserve to listen for wildlife. Families are welcome. No flashlights nor owl calls please, as we do not want to disturb the natural calls of these majestic animals. Hike begins at the FVWC parking lot. Registration is limited to 9 participants and must be completed online. Participants must wear a face mask at all times and maintain social distancing.
Available Qty: 9
Price: $10.00
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Elburn Forest Exploration Day - February 15, 11am-1pm
Elburn Forest Exploration Day - February 15, 11am-1pm
Did someone say "no school day"? Join us as we spend a few hours exploring the Elburn Forest Preserve. Participants, ages 7-14, will be encouraged to be curious and discover something new in the preserve. Participation waivers will be emailed once registration is completed. Registration ends February 12. Pre-registration required.
Available Qty: 9
Price: $20.00
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Is it Rabid? - February 21, 12-1pm
Is it Rabid? - February 21, 12-1pm
A layman's discussion on common wildlife diseases, how to keep you and your pets safe, and how to spot and help a sick animal. Zoom meeting is February 21, 12-1pm. Zoom invites will be emailed to participants on February 20. Cost is $10/person.
Price: $5.00
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Elburn Forest Exploration Day - February 26, 11am-1pm
Elburn Forest Exploration Day - February 26, 11am-1pm
Did someone say "no school day"? Join us as we spend a few hours exploring the Elburn Forest Preserve. Participants, ages 7-14, will be encouraged to be curious and discover something new in the preserve. Participation waivers will be emailed once registration is completed. Registration ends February 24. Pre-registration required.
Available Qty: 9
Price: $20.00
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Full Moon Hike- February 27, 6:30 PM
Full Moon Hike- February 27, 6:30 PM
The full moon offers a unique opportunity to observe the wildlife of the Elburn Forest Preserve. Join us each month to see what creatures are active on the night of a full moon. We must follow all social distance guidelines set by the State of IL and Kane County Health Department.
Available Qty: 9
Price: $10.00
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After School Club, March- May 2021
After School Club, March- May 2021
Our after school club will be held entirely outdoors this year! We will meet every other Tuesday, March 9-May 15, 4-5:30pm. Participants, ages 7-14, will spend their time investigating the seasonal changes of the Elburn Forest Preserve. Participation waivers will be emailed once registration is completed.
Available Qty: 9
Price: $50.00
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Ask a Rehabber - March 21, 12-1pm
Ask a Rehabber - March 21, 12-1pm
A Q&A on wildlife rehabilitation. Ask your burning questions about wildlife rehab, or wildlife in general! Questions are submitted in advance and answers are delivered in a webinar format. Zoom meeting is March 21, 12-1pm. Zoom invites will be emailed to participants on March 20. Cost is $10/person. Please complete the following google form to submit your questions: https://forms.gle/grADs6cGGh2o7oKSA
Price: $5.00
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Spring Camp, March 30- April 1
Spring Camp, March 30- April 1
Campers are invited to join us as we explore the spring changes of the Elburn Forest Preserve. Our curiosity may bring us to vernal pools, tree buds, migrating birds and more! Camp is for children ages 7-14 years old. Please note: the program is entirely outdoors. Permission slips and other important information will be emailed to you after registration. March 30-April 1. 11AM-1PM.
Available Qty: 10
Price: $100.00
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Coexisting with Wildlife - April 18, 12-1pm
Coexisting with Wildlife - April 18, 12-1pm
What does it mean to coexist with wildlife? What are the best practices for coexisting with wildlife? We will answer these questions and more in this webinar. Zoom meeting is April 18, 12-1pm. Zoom invites will be emailed to participants on April 17. Cost is $10/person.
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