Summer 2014 News

Picnic:  June 26 @ 6:30pm 

We start the summer off with a picnic at Kennekuk County Park’s Hickory Hollow Shelter.  Plates, cups, and plastic ware will be provided. Bring a favorite covered dish to share. Don’t forget to bring friends!! The more, the merrier. Click here for a map or visit VCCD’s webpage on the park for directions more information about the park.

No program in July

Other than the first Sunday of the Month Fieldtrip, there are no events scheduled for the month of July. See you at the boardwalk!

First Sunday of the Month Boardwalk Fieldtrips

The next three fieldtrips are schedule for:

  • July 6 – 4:00 pm
  • August 3 – 4:00 pm
  • September 7 – 4:00 pm

The fieldtrips take place at Heron County Park, located on the north end of Vermillion Lake. Access the wetland boardwalk from West Newell Road (head west on West Newell Road from the Danville Wal-mart). More information about the park is available on VCCD’s website.

Potluck and Member Slideshow: August 28 @ 6:30pm

August is our annual member slideshow and potluck. We meet at VCCD’s Forest Glen Preserve in the Gannett Outdoor Education Center.
Be sure to print photos for the slideshow (on a flash drive or cd) and a covered dish to share.