June 3rd 10am – 3pm
Following the natural history of butterflies in Illinois, we will now officially open the habitat for the season. Join us in for a day of activities, crafts, learning and fun all centered around butterflies!
-Learn how to catch and ID butterflies as well as help populate the habitat with the Master Gardeners for 10am-2pm weather permitting (butterflies do not like cold and rainy weather)
-Perfect opportunity for photos
-Make a Stepping Stone! For a $10 or $20 donation, create a stepping stone to decorate inside and outside the Butterfly Habitat for the 2017 season. After the season, you can collect the stepping stone to decorate your own garden!
-Animal Programs – Keeper Chat at 10am and 3pm at butterfly habitat.
-11am-6pm Wildside Grille
-11am-4pm Adventure Store
-10am-4:45pm Train Running
-Free for members
Enjoy an evening of live music, food, drinks and fun!
June 10: Opening Night!¬† Double-Billing!
SMD & The Underground AND The Smokers Blues Band
July 15: 3 1/2 Men (Three and 1/2 men)
August 12: Cusack Bros.
September 23: The Brazilionaires
October 14: JammSammich
$5 cash at the door
Doors open and concessions begin at 5pm
Bands begin playing at 7pm
Event ends at 11pm
Leashed pets are allowed on the West Side property only. Owner is responsible for cleaning up all pet waste.
No outside food or drink allowed. All food and drink will be available for purchase from Hy-Vee
Brunches are Back!
Join us for our famous Sunday brunches catering by Hy-Vee!
When: The first Sunday of each month
Next Brunch: June 4th
Where:¬†Hespell Deck at Wildlife Prairie Park
Children under 12: $15
Children 2 and under are free
Members receive a ¬†discount
A variety of breakfast and lunch foods will be served.
Biscuits and Gravy
Mashed Potatoes and Gravy
Mac N Cheese
Salmon with Rice
Carved Prime Rib and Ham
Gather all your 6-11 year olds for a fun filled week at Wildlife Prairie Park.¬† Each week features new and different topics.¬† Each days activities include:¬† games, experiments, hikes, crafts, themed snacks, team building activities and much more.¬† Each week they will also have the opportunity to take a train ride, hayrack ride, and ride the Adventure Trek!
Time: Camp runs 8:30am-4:30pm
Extended care starting at 7:30am and ending at 5pm
Cost: $130/Member per week, $185/Nonmember per week
Advanced registration and payment are required.
Call 309-676-0998 Ext 312 or email email@example.com
June 12-16, 2017
Monday:¬†Sounds of Nature
Thursday:¬†Wild About Wildflowers
July 10-14, 2017
Friday: Friday Funday
July 17-21, 2017
Monday:¬†It‚Äôs a Bug‚Äôs Life
Thursday:¬†Blast from the Past
Advanced registration and payment is required.¬†
For additional information, please contact our programming department at (309)676-0998 ext 312 or firstname.lastname@example.org