Bring the family to this outdoor event to discover local nature! Exhibits, crafts, games, and guided hikes will help explorers of all ages learn about our local butterflies, birds, flowers, pollinators and rivers. Enjoy a live bird exhibit, aquarium of live river species, and live monarch butterflies! Displays and activities will provide educational information in Spanish and English. Participants will receive a Get Outside, Get Healthy! passport to dozens of free summer activities in the forest preserves. Food available for purchase. Free and open to the public.
Nature Fiesta 2018 is presented by Forest Preserves of Winnebago County, Wild Ones Rock River Valley, and Lathrop School (RPS 205), and is generously supported by a grant from the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois.