Dragonflies and Damselflies—Date Change 2/18

Dragonflies and Damselflies Guest Speaker: Cindy Crosby, Author of Chasing Dragonflies: A Natural, Cultural and Personal History NOTE NEW Date: Saturday, February 18, 2023 Time: 9:30 a.m. coffee, conversation, displays, handouts; 10:00-11:30 a.m. program Location: Barrington Village Hall, 200 S. Hough Street; free parking behind building Discover the fascinating and bizarre lives of these garden fliers. Learn about their distinctive …

Local Oaks—Date Change 4/15

Local Oaks—Helping Them Thrive Guest Speaker: Ed Collins, Director of Land Preservation and Natural Resources, McHenry County Conservation District NOTE NEW Date: Saturday, April 15, 2023 Time: 9:30 a.m. coffee, conversation, displays, handouts; 10:00-11:30 a.m. program Location: Barrington Village Hall, 200 S. Hough Street; free parking behind building Ed Collins will share his wealth of information about oak trees in …

Restoration Workdays

We have finished sowing seeds that were harvested this fall back into the preserves. Thanks to all of our dedicated volunteers, who helped collect and process seed this year. We are now into the full swing of winter restoration activities. Join us to cut invasive brush this season. It is a rewarding winter workout!  Learn more and sign up for …