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Full Moon Frogging – At Pecatonica River Forest Preserve
Tuesday, June 2, 6:30 p.m.

Meet at Pecatonica River Forest Preserve shelterhouse. We’ll talk about the different species of frogs and toads found in northern IL. We’ll listen to their calls and explain the importance of conducting surveys. Depending on the weather, we’ll walk to the oxbow lake (easy 1 mile walk there and back), listen and document any frogs or toads heard. We’ll then carpool to Pecatonica Wetlands and other properties of the Forest Preserves of Winnebago County and survey there. Ages 8 and older. Free! Registration required. 815-335-2915.

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Canoe Convoy
Monday evenings, June 8 – July 20, starting at 6:00 p.m.

Join us as we explore the miles upon miles of wonderful paddling opportunities we have in Winnebago County! Staff instructors and volunteers will help you learn to be a more skillful and confident paddler. Equipment and guides are provided for $20.00 and there is a $5.00 shuttle fee if needed. You must call weekly to register and find out club’s location for the evenings paddle. Every week will feature a different river or stretch of river. Times will vary in length. YOU MUST CALL TO REGISTER BEFORE THE FRIDAY PRIOR TO GET INFORMATION. Ages 10 and up. We reserve the right to cancel evening paddle if conditions are not favorable. 815-335-2915.

Music in The Grove – Swingbilly RFD
At Severson Dells Nature Center
Saturday, June 13, Show at 6:30 p.m.

Swingbilly RFD This local Rockford group is full of GREAT musicians. They play both kinds of music (Country AND Western) the way it was played 50+ years ago. Come out to The Grove at SDFP and hear songs from Hank Williams, Ernest Tubb, Lefty Frizzell, Webb Pierce, Ray Price, Bob Wills, with some standards from the Great American Songbook thrown in “cause we like playing them and we like it when folks dance. “ bring chairs or blankets to sit on. Due to limited seating, if weather forces program inside, only the first 90 people that have registered will be able to view the program. Fun for all, please call to register. Free/donations welcome.
Sign up now! 815-335-2915.