Education Programs


DCF 1.0We offer a variety of programs to a variety of age levels. If you’d like to ‘get up close and personal’ with some of our animals, you’ll want to check out what we have to offer.

Wildlife Prairie Park’s Education Department Mission Statement:¬†
“To inspire an increased awareness, understanding, and appreciation of the natural heritage of Illinois.”


Educational Programs Currently Being Offered:

Homeschool Program (grades K-8th)

Free Daily Public Programs 

Field Trips 

Programs for Schools (all grades)

Outreach Programs 

Day Camp (ages 6-11)

Private Night in the Wild

Scout Programs 

Keeper For A Day

Junior Naturalist 


Contact our Programming Department


Call (309)676-0998 ext. 312