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Calendar of Events

  • Aug 13 to Aug 19
    Marshall
    Clark County Fair Fairs & Festivals
    Lucas Oil Tractor Pulls. Horse races. Queen Pagent. Carnival-$6 gate admission and ride all night long, FREE parking. Motocross. Demo derby.

    Date(s) & Time(s):
    Sunday, August 13, 2017 to Saturday, August 19, 2017

    Location:
    Clark County Fairgrounds

    Address:
    N 2nd ST.

    County:
    Clark

    Contact Information:
  • Aug 21
    Mattoon
    Solar Eclipse Event - Great for Homeschool Families! Miscellaneous Events
    Join our naturalists for a special homeschool class for the solar eclipse! Special centers and activities and will be set up around the Visitor Center for families to explore. Special glasses will be available for partial viewing! $5 per family. Children must be accompanied by an adult.  

    Date(s) & Time(s):
    Monday, August 21, 2017 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location:
    Douglas-Hart Nature Center

    Address:
    2204 DeWitt Avenue East

    County:
    Coles

    Contact Information:

    217-235-4644, www.dhnature.org

  • Aug 25
    Altamont
    Campfire Program Great for Children Seasonal Events Miscellaneous Events
    Listen to a story about a heron and a hummingbird, play a game, hike a trail, & make a treat. Family program. Pre-register.

    Date(s) & Time(s):
    Friday, August 25, 2017 - 6:00pm

    Location:
    Ballard Nature Center

    Address:
    5253 US-40

    County:
    Effingham

    Contact Information:

    618-483-6856

  • Aug 26
    Mattoon
    Bulbs Away Miscellaneous Events
    BULBS AWAY Sat., Aug. 26 10a.m.-Noon Join our garden team for a workshop filled with bulb tips and tricks. Participants will learn to id bubs and help thin out our bulbs at Friendship Garden. Every participant will receive bulbs to take home. Registration is required.   

    Date(s) & Time(s):
    Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

    Location:
    Friendship Garden

    Address:
    17th and Lafayette Avnue

    County:
    Coles

    Contact Information:

    217-235-4644, www.dhnature.org

  • Aug 26
    Mattoon
    Master Gardening with Kids Great for Children
    Children can work alongside U of I Extension Master Gardeners the fourth Saturday of every month for fun and hands-on gardening fun! Free! Registration appreciated. Children younger than six years of age must be accompanied by an adult.  

    Date(s) & Time(s):
    Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 11:00am

    Location:
    Douglas-Hart Nature Center

    Address:
    2204 DeWitt Avenue East

    County:
    Coles

    Contact Information:

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