Summer Guided Hikes & Pioneer Days
June 25 - August 28
Our naturalists will lead you on an fun-filled adventure through our guided hikes. This summer, you can hike Forest Park Nature Center and Tawny Oaks Field Station.
Pollinator Walk: 6/25, 10-11am, FPNC
Lightning Bugs!: 6/25, 8-9pm, FPNC
Lightning Bugs!: 7/1, 8-9pm, FPNC
Summer Bird Hike: 7/9, 10-11:30am, FPNC
Prairie Wildflower Walk: 7/20, 10-11am, Tawyn Oaks Field Station
Hike to the Hill Prairie: 7/30, 9-10:30am, FPNC
Each month we will also have a Pioneer Day out at Sommer Farm. Step back in time to 1855 Peoria County & see how pioneer families lived their daily lives. View 1850 Koerner Cemetery, schoolhouse, homestead & barn.
Pioneer Gardening: 6/26, 1-4pm
Laundry in the 1850’s: 7/31, 1-4pm
Koerner Family Cemetery Walk: 8/28, 1-4pm