white oak Press Releases

The latest news and releases to keep you up to date with your forest preserve. Don't forget to check back often, you would not want to miss any special events.

DatePress Release
01/11/19 Utility projects may briefly close parts of Fox River Trail from Jan. 21 - March 1
01/10/19 Attend a Groundhog Day Hike at LeRoy Oakes Forest Preserve
01/08/19 Wildlife signs and tracking program held on Jan. 26 at Creek Bend Nature Center
01/07/19 Forest Preserve programs help 3- and 4-year olds explore nature
01/04/19 Enjoy monthly night hikes by the light of the moon
12/19/18 Celebrate the New Year with a morning hike at LeRoy Oakes Forest Preserve
12/18/18 Learn about coyotes in Kane County during Jan. 19 guided hike
12/11/18 Enjoy Story Time at the Nature Center with your preschooler
12/10/18 Forest Preserve District hosts safety course for snowmobilers
12/03/18 Geology 101 nature program held Dec. 11 at Peck Farm Park
11/30/18 Forest Preserve District offers Woodland Painting class, Dec. 12
11/14/18 Learn how to become a Kane County Certified Naturalist
11/13/18 Land investments add 1,465 acres to Forest Preserve District holdings
10/31/18 Share ideas, opinions with Forest Preserve District in 2018 Resident Survey
10/15/18 Temporary closures scheduled Nov. 19-25 on Elgin branch of the Illinois Prairie Path
10/12/18 Forest Preserve District plans upcoming prescribed burns
10/08/18 Enjoy an Illinois History Hike at LeRoy Oakes Forest Preserve, Nov. 3
10/08/18 Virgil Gilman Trail closed in Sugar Grove through late December
10/05/18 Learn about the Natural History of Illinois: 200 Years of Change program, Nov. 3
09/28/18 Utility tree-trimming will briefly close portions of the Fox River Trail in October
09/26/18 University of Illinois partners with Forest Preserve to monitor groundwater
09/24/18 Enjoy the World of Spiders nature program, Sept. 29
09/20/18 Forest Preserve programs help preschool children explore the natural world
09/18/18 Enjoy monthly night hikes by the light of the moon
09/17/18 Celebrate fall during Harvest of the Acorn Moon festival, Sept. 30