News and Events

2018 Autumn Newsletter

  • Learn About the American Kestrel
  • 2019 Photo Contest Rules and Entry Form
  • Animal Care Internship Winning Essay







  • Sat
    8:00 am - 10:00 amApplebee's Elgin, 125 South Randall Road, Elgin

    Bring the family to our Flapjack Fundraising Event at Applebee's in Elgin!

    Your breakfast will be prepared by Applebee's and served by Fox Valley Wildlife Center volunteers.

    This delicious breakfast will consist of 3 pancakes (all-you-can-eat!), 2 slices of bacon and your choice of beverage (coffee, soda, tea, orange juice or milk).  Now that's what we call short stacks for a TALL cause!

    Tickets are just $8 each and can be purchased online, or by contacting Roberta via email at

  • Fri

    Are you an amateur photographer?  Be sure to check out our Photo Contest Rules and enter to win Fox Valley Wildlife Center's 2019 Photo Contest.  The deadline for submission is Friday, March 1, 2019 and all photos must include an entry form.  Prizes will be awarded for first, second, third, fourth and fifth places, and the winners will be announced at the center's Annual Dinner Auction at Pipers Banquets in Aurora.

  • Sat
    5-10 PMPipers Banquets

    Save the Date!  Join us at our annual dinner auction for a night of friends, food, and fun! The auction will be held at Pipers Banquets.  We will have a silent and live auction, a 50/50 raffle, and more! Check back later for more information.