News and Events

  • Wed
    30
    Dec
    2020
    Fri
    01
    Jan
    2021
    11am-1pmElburn Forest Preserve
    Join us as we investigate the animals that call the Elburn Forest Preserve home during the winter. Participants will test their tracking skills, investigate animal homes and practice shelter building. This program is for ages 8 - 13 years old.
    Please note: the program is entirely outdoors. Permission slips and other important information will be emailed to you after registration. Registration is limited to 9 participants and must be completed online. Participants must wear a face covering for the duration of the program.
    $100 per participant.
  • Sun
    03
    Jan
    2021
    6:15 pmElburn Forest Preserve

    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. $5 per person. Registration is limited to 9 participants and must be completed online. Participants must wear a face mask at all times and maintain social distancing.

  • Sun
    17
    Jan
    2021
    12-1pmZoom Meeting

    A judgement-free discussion on why wild animals are always best off in the hands of professionals, and some complications that can arise when your only resource is Dr. Google.  Zoom invites will be emailed to participants on January 16.  Register online.  Cost is $10/person.

  • Sun
    21
    Feb
    2021
    12-1pmZoom Meeting

    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 invites will be emailed to participants on February 20.  Register online.  Cost is $10/person.

  • Sun
    21
    Mar
    2021
    12-1pmZoom Meeting

    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 invites will be emailed to participants on March 20.  Register online.  Cost is $10/person.

    Please complete the following google form to submit your questions: https://forms.gle/NzunUPtMMsXwMWNc6