Event Calendar

January 03, 2014


Teens for Jeans at Centennial High in Champaign

From 9:00AM to 3:00PM

Collecting in the Main Office during school hours to help 1 of every 3 homeless teens with their #1 request: Jeans Olivia has details 766-9945 between 3-7pm weekdays. Thanks!

Wild Winter Full Day Camp

From 10:00AM to 2:00PM

Illinois wildlife has some amazing abilities to survive the harsh winter. Learn how the animals and plants can survive these unforgiving conditions, and then learn some winter survival skills yourself! We will figure out what gear you will need to survive a winter outdoors, how to build cold-weather shelters, build a fire to keep warm, and much more! For children in 2nd-5th grade; $15 per child. Registration required; (217) 896-2455 or ehenson@ccfpd.org. Elks Lake Pavilion, Lake of the Woods Forest Preserve, 109 S Lake of the Woods Rd, Mahomet, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Remarkable Reptiles

From 1:00PM to 2:00PM

Join a naturalist for a close-up look at our resident snake & turtles. Learn their natural and personal histories. $2 per person; children 2 and under are FREE. Registration requested, as space is limited; (217) 896-2455 or cwalsh@ccfpd.org.Museum Education Center, Lake of the Woods Forest Preserve, 950 N Lombard, Mahomet, 1 – 2 p.m.