Midewin At Home: #AllInIllinois
Photo credit: Bill Glass
The U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie will offer free informational webinars on topics of natural resources and conservation from 9-10 a.m. on Thursdays until further notice.
- May 7: Prairie Farm History: the Roaring 20s, with
host William Shea, Midewin visitor information specialist. Learn about historic
farm items that’ll be on display at the Wilmington Island Park District
community building, Elwood Village Hall and at the Joliet Area Historical
Museum, from July 25 through August 31.
- May 14: Midewin For Kids, with host Siobhan Solkowski Peacy, Midewin visitor information specialist. Bees, bats, frogs and more are just of a few of the topics covered in this “sampler” of the Midewin 2020 schedule, with interesting facts for all ages.
No RSVP required; webinars at usfs.adobeconnect.com/r9-midewin-1000 will be accessible to the first 1,000 participants.