Saturday, Dec. 10 • Noon–4:00 p.m.
Powers-Walker House, Glacial Park
Experience holiday preparations from days of old. Step back in time to visit the 1854 restored Greek Revival, Powers-Walker House and witness volunteers in historical attire preparing for winter and the holidays in the mid-19th century.
Enjoy the scents of cooking on the wood stove and see the fresh tree decorated with homemade and natural trimmings. Experience the beauty of the season as it was in simpler times.
Saturday, Dec. 10 — 4 locations map
Search for Eagles • 8 a.m.–10 a.m.
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Friends of Hackmatack Wildlife Refuge, IDNR, and McHenry County Audubon will be at three locations along the Fox River to help you search for eagles. (New this year-Fontana beach, Lake Geneva, WI.) Scopes and binoculars available for use at each location, along with guided activities for children.
Eagles of Illinois Presentation*
11 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
*Registration required. All Ages. Free.