Please use the links below to RSVP for any of our upcoming events! If you have any questions or would prefer to register over the phone, give us a call in the office at (815) 937-8940 ext. 3.
Pollinators and Prairie Walk
Sat, Aug 08
Shannon Bayou
Aug 08, 10:00 AM
Shannon Bayou, 3301 Waldron Rd, Aroma Park, IL 60910, USA
Join us as we explore Shannon Bayou. As we peruse the prairie, we will discuss native plants, insects, birds, and any other creatures we discover!
Ag Retailer Field Day
Thu, Aug 13
OC Farms
Aug 13, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
OC Farms, 6858 W 3000S Rd, Kankakee, IL 60901, USA
Join us for a field day focused on cover crop management, termination, and chemical effects for ag retailers. A local farmer panel will answer your questions, and cover crop demonstration plots will be available to tour. FREE lunch provided, catered by Jimmy Jo's BBQ!
Cover Crop Field Day and Aerial Seeding Demonstration
Tue, Aug 25
Benoit Aerial Spraying Inc
Aug 25, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Benoit Aerial Spraying Inc, 4250 E Exline Club Rd # B, Kankakee, IL 60901, USA
Join us for a discussion on cover crop management and an awesome aerial seeding demonstration by Benoit Aerial Spraying, Inc.! Tour some cover crop plots and enjoy a free BBQ lunch. Please RSVP!
Community BioBlitz!
Sat, Aug 29
Perry Farm Park
Aug 29, 3:00 PM – Aug 30, 3:00 PM
Perry Farm Park, 459 Kennedy Dr, Bourbonnais, IL 60914, USA
Join the Bourbonnais Township Park District, Olivet Nazarene University, and the Kankakee County SWCD for a race against the clock to discover as many species as we can! Explore alongside local naturalists and experts as you wade through wildflowers, investigate insects, and more!
Winterizing for Wildlife
Fri, Sep 25
Extension Office
Sep 25, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Extension Office, 1650 Commerce Dr, Bourbonnais, IL 60914, USA
Midwest winters can be frigid and unforgiving - have you considered winterizing your yard with wildlife in mind? Join us to learn more about what insects, birds, and other animals do to survive the winter, and what we can do to help them in our own backyard!

(815) 937.8940 x3

685 Larry Power Road
Bourbonnais, IL 60914