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
10/14/14 Fox River Bluff West closed Oct. 20-24 for parking lot construction
10/09/14 Illinois Tollway: Fox River Trail detour in Elgin begins to maintain public access during Fox River bridge project on Jane Addams Memorial Tollway (I-90)
09/23/14 Fabyan Lighthouse to be temporarily removed for restoration work
09/23/14 Forest Preserve to receive $200,000 grant for Gilberts trail project
09/17/14 Campton Forest Preserve closed Sept. 20 for training exercise
09/11/14 Forest Preserve District receives grant for turtle habitat
09/11/14 Seniors invited on a free, guided stroll through Batavia forest preserve
09/03/14 Forest Preserve District has full-time maintenance position available
09/02/14 Help plant oak trees at Johnson’s Mound on Sept. 27
08/29/14 Learn about the creepy, cool world of spiders at Sept. 20 nature program
08/26/14 Forest Preserve programs help 3- and 4-year olds explore nature
08/22/14 Fall homeshool nature programs feature seeds, owls and deer
08/14/14 Area seniors invited on stroll through Blackberry Maples Forest Preserve
07/23/14 Forest Preserve District invites area seniors to Aug. 7 stroll
07/17/14 Fox River Trail in Elgin to close for one month, due to I-90 bridge project
07/14/14 Forest Preserve seeks volunteers to restore, protect and preserve natural habitats
07/10/14 Join the Forest Preserve District on a "Bat Watch," July 30
07/08/14 Bike the Great Western Trail with the Forest Preserve District
06/27/14 Learn about mushrooms in Illinois, from the experts
06/27/14 Take a leisurely ramble along the banks of the Fox River
06/25/14 Hang out with fireflies on July 11
06/25/14 Forest Preserve invites area seniors out for July 3 stroll
06/24/14 Movie Nights at Paul Wolff & Big Rock Campgrounds
06/24/14 Illinois Tollway: Fox River bridge project on Jane Addams Memorial Tollway (I-90) begins
06/23/14 What's so exciting about moths?