Festival of Spring 2018
Rock Springs Nature Center
Sat, Apr 21, 2018
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Celebrate Earth Day and welcome spring with an afternoon of outdoor family activities: examine pond wildlife, tour Homestead Prairie Farm, enjoy wagon rides, live raptor shows, and more. You can also meet local organizations and see what they’re doing in our community to benefit the planet.
Canoeing $2/person. Pony rides $3/child. All other activities free. No registration required.
Volunteer at Festival of Spring
Volunteers are needed to help in a variety of areas during the annual Festival of Spring on Saturday, April 22, from 8am-4pm. Opportunities include: Tickets for Treasures, Information Desk, Baby Animal Attendants, Canoe Rodeo Assistants, Treasure Stop Attendants, Homestead Prairie Farm Tours, and more! For more information, or to sign up, contact Jenny Garver by April 16 (217-423-7708 or [email protected]).
Want to make a difference in celebration of Earth Day? Join volunteers like you for the Sangamon River Cleanup the same morning and enjoy the Festival afterwards.
Dress to get dirty. Bring your own gloves if you can, as supplies are limited. Bags will be provided. Come by yourself or with the whole family. Organized groups should call 217-423-7708 in advance. Co-sponsored by Community Environmental Council. Register between 9:30am and 10am at the Rock Springs Information Shelter.