Aug 13 to Aug 19
MarshallClark County Fair
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, 2017Location:Clark County FairgroundsAddress:N 2nd ST.County:ClarkContact Information:
MattoonSolar Eclipse Event - Great for Homeschool Families!
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 2:00pmLocation:Douglas-Hart Nature CenterAddress:2204 DeWitt Avenue EastCounty:ColesContact Information:
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 - 6:00pmLocation:Ballard Nature CenterAddress:5253 US-40County:EffinghamContact Information:
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 12:00pmLocation:Friendship GardenAddress:17th and Lafayette AvnueCounty:ColesContact Information:
MattoonMaster Gardening with Kids
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 - 11:00amLocation:Douglas-Hart Nature CenterAddress:2204 DeWitt Avenue EastCounty:ColesContact Information: