Spring 2022 Native Plant Sale Open

Spring 2022 Native Plant Sale Open

Native plants are more than pretty flowers. The nutritious pollen and nectar of native wildflowers attract butterflies and pollinators. The leafy green growth of native plants is a snack for insect herbivores. Songbirds flutter about native plants as they feed on...
Jingle Hike Challenge Returns for 6th Year!

Jingle Hike Challenge Returns for 6th Year!

The Jingle Hike Challenge is back for another year! Our staff have come up with 12 very special places in southwestern Illinois to explore the outdoors this winter.    What is the Jingle Hike Challenge? Jingle bells will be tied to 12 trees in parks throughout...