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Reptiles and Amphibians of Illinois

July 18 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Come join the park’s natural resources coordinator and learn about the many reptiles and amphibians found at the park and across Illinois.  A few live specimens, which may include a nonvenomous snake, a box turtle, and frog(s), will be available for viewing (and optional handling). Children will receive handouts to learn more about these interesting creatures and experience many hands-on activities!  Meet at the park’s Pioneer shelter for this program.  Space is limited to first 20 people, to register please call (309)776-3422 or email Bridget.Hinchee@illinois.gov.

General Program Information:

  • Due to COVID restrictions, all programs are limited to 20 or fewer participants. Participants must adhere to current COVID restrictions including maintaining a 6’ distance from others not in their group and wearing face masks when required. Programs may be canceled due to increased restrictions or lack of registration.
  • Meet at the park visitor center for all hikes and programs unless otherwise indicated in above program descriptions.
  • All programs are free and open to the general public unless otherwise noted in the program description. Participation in any program involving the use of FOA equipment (skis, kayaks, paddleboards, etc.) will require participants to become a member of the Friends of Argyle organization.  Annual membership fees are $10 per individual, $15 for a single parent family and $20 for a two parent family.
  • Please contact park staff with any special needs or concerns prior to the program date, so requested arrangements /accommodations can be made.
  • For more specific program information or to register for a program, please call the park visitor center at (309)776-3422 or email Hinchee@illinois.gov.

Details

Date:
July 18
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Venue

Argyle Lake State Park
640 Argyle Park Rd.
Colchester, IL 62326 United States
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Phone:
309-776-3422
Website:
https://www.dnr.illinois.gov/Parks/Pages/ArgyleLake.aspx