Youth Education Events

Citizens for Conservation offers nature explorations at Flint Creek Savanna and other Barrington nature preserves designed for ages 4-18. A nominal fee for materials and preparation is requested.

All events begin at CFC headquarters, 459 W. Hwy. 22, Barrington, IL.

For more information, call CFC at 847-382-7283 or email [email protected]. To reserve a spot register here.

July 28- Night Creatures: Moths and More Ages 6-14. 8-10 p.m.

Join our local entomologist as he uses special lights to attract moths we can view up close. Search for  other night insects as well as bats and owls. *Adults welcome. No fee in celebration of International Moth Week!

August 11- Butterflies on the Prairie Ages 6-14. 1-3 p.m.

Take a walk at Flint Creek Savanna to find butterflies and caterpillars. Get up-close looks at Monarchs in our butterfly tent!