- Category = Miscellaneous Events
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:Coles
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:Coles
EffinghamVines, Vendors & Vixens III
Third times a charm! Therefore we're having this event again for the third time! Stop in to shop, eat, drink and drink! :) Door prizes and live music as well! THIS is what you need...
Date(s) & Time(s):Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 12:00pm to 5:00pmLocation:Tuscan Hills WineryAddress:2200 Historic DriveCounty:EffinghamContact Information:
Calling all birders, novices and experienced! We invite you to join our club for local birders to learn from each other, share finds, and get involved in birding. Club meets once a month for presentations and discussions. Registration appreciated. Free! Adult program.
Date(s) & Time(s):Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 6:00pmLocation:Douglas-Hart Nature CenterAddress:2204 DeWitt Avenue EastCounty:Coles