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
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
09/14/18 Help collect native seed during National Public Lands Day event, Sept. 22
09/13/18 Help Identify the largest trees in Kane County
09/13/18 Forest Preserve District asks for public input on proposed Oakhurst improvements
09/06/18 Learn about tree identification with the Forest Preserve District
09/05/18 Enjoy Story Time at the Nature Center with your child
09/04/18 Enjoy extended guided hikes during Trek with a Naturalist
08/31/18 Celebrate fall at Harvest of the Acorn Moon, Sept. 30
08/31/18 Forest Preserve District increases swimming fines
08/30/18 Seniors invited on guided forest preserve walks, this fall
08/28/18 Harvest native seed during National Public Lands Day, Sept. 22
07/31/18 Utility tree-trimming along the Fox River Trail and Elgin Prairie Path, Aug. 20 - Sept. 10
07/26/18 Burlington Northern Railroad work will briefly close a portion of the Illinois Prairie Path
07/23/18 Listen to and learn about the insect sounds at an evening nature program
07/06/18 Learn about the ecological and cultural impacts of mosquitoes, Aug. 5
07/05/18 You're invited on a Bat Watch with Forest Preserve District naturalists
07/03/18 Forest Preserve District offers Woodland Painting class, July 27
06/22/18 Learn the origins of Peck Farm Park during July 15 nature program
06/19/18 Tree-trimming will briefly close portions of Fox River Trail and Elgin Prairie Path
06/18/18 Learn about native garden care at July 17 nature program
06/15/18 Summer Tree Identification classes offered July 7 and July 12
06/12/18 Seniors invited on guided forest preserve walks, this summer
06/05/18 Monarchs and Milkweed Summer Festival, June 23 at LeRoy Oakes
06/04/18 Enjoy Firefly Fireworks during fun summer nature programs