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21st Annual Prairie Day

Dates: Now - Sep. 15, 2018
Times: 10:00am - 3:00pm
Category: Nature
Location: Goose Lake Prairie State Natural Area, 5010 N. Jugtown Road off Pine Bluff Road, Morris, IL 60450
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The Annual Prairie Day is a celebration the prairie environment normally held in conjunction with National Prairie Week at the Goose Lake Prairie State Natural Area. Presentations on the environment and nature play a very important part of the day's activities as well as playing on the special features of the park itself. Various presentations, educational talks, and projects for the children are the special offerings of the day. All aspects of the park are open, the Cragg Cabin, the Visitors Center, butterfly barn, nature trails with wagon rides and etc.

Prairie Day began as an annual activity in 1997. It traditionally falls on the Saturday of the third full week in September.


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