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Planning Meals and Building Campfires for Youth Leaders

Dates: May. 4, 2019 - May. 4, 2019
Times: 9:30AM-11:30AM
Category: Nature
Location: Four Rivers Environmental Education Center, 25055 W. Walnut Lane, Channahon, IL 60410
Phone: 815-722-9470
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This program is designed for beginning youth group leaders to learn about planning meals for preparation outdoors, as well as how to build a campfire. It will include meal ideas for breakfast, lunch and dinner that require minimal assembly and no cooking, and those that are more involved and require cooking over an open campfire. Tips will also be shared for advance preparation, how to include your scouts in the process, and easy cleanup. Fire building tips will include safety, rules and regulations, getting a fire started, and different types of fires. Participants will gain some hands-on experience. This program will take place both indoors in an accessible facility and outdoors on uneven terrain Ages 18 or older. Registration required by Friday, April 26: 815.722.9470.


What's Nearby:
Starved Rock Lodge - Cabins
Joliet Iron Works Historic Site
Utica Business Association
Captain's Cove Bar and Grill
Joliet Slammers Baseball
Kayak Morris

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