2015 ICF Events
AUGUST 2, 2015 – NOON – 5 P.M.
Torstenson Youth Conservation Education Center
13735 Cook Road, Pecatonica, IL 61063
Visit our many Hands-on Learning Stations!
Archery and BB Gun Ranges
Mobile Torstenson Learning Station
Children's Craft Table
IDNR Conservation Police Trailer
National Wild Turkey Federation
Illinois Federation for Outdoor Resources
Hope Reigns Ranch
Tour the Property – See the Lodge and our new Catch & Release Fishing Pond.
Meet Some of our Conservation Friends – Representatives from the IDNR Conservation Police, National Wild Turkey Federation, Ducks Unlimited and Pheasants Forever will also be on hand with youth-related activities.
Noon: Dan Williams: Pecatonica River Birds
A brief summary of local birds and their habitats, with emphasis on theTorstenson property and immediate surrounding area.
12:30 p.m. Barbara Williams: The Importance of Pollinators
A short course in how and why we should encourage pollinators to thrive and protect the places they live.
1:30 & 2:30 WVTO - Kristin Cwynar, Weather Presentation
1:00 & 2:00 Hoo Haven Wildlife Rehabilitation Center: Live animal shows
1:30 & 2:30 View and photograph animals