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Why are the Trees Painted?

Dates: Oct. 12, 2019 - Oct. 12, 2019
Times: 1:00PM-2:30PM
Category: Nature
Location: McKinley Woods - Kerry Sheridan Grove, 25055 W. Walnut Lane, Channahon, Il 60410
Phone: (815) 722-9470
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Why do leaves change color? Learn about native trees and what colors their leaves turn in the fall. The forests of McKinley Woods will be the classroom for this adult program. Through hands-on activities and discussions, participants will study our local trees. Meet at the Four Rivers Shelter, and be sure to dress for the weather. Hikes may be 1-2 miles over uneven, natural terrain. Ages 18 or older. Registration required by Thursday, October 10: 815.722.9470.


What's Nearby:
Starved Rock Lodge - Cabins
Joliet Iron Works Historic Site
Utica Business Association
Joliet Slammers Baseball
Joliet Slammers Baseball
Grundy County Corn Festival

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