Animals in Winter Program at Thorn Creek Woods Nature Preserve on February 9

Park Forest, IL—(ENEWSPF)—January 27, 2014. Have you ever wondered how animals spend the winter?  Join our naturalist Sunday, February 9, 1-3 p.m. at Thorn Creek Woods Nature Preserve to explore how different animals survive the winter in Illinois.  If there is no snow, no worries! We’ll still walk the trails to search for animal signs.Participants should be prepared for the cold weather and be able to walk a mile outdoors on natural surface trails across uneven and possibly snow-covered ground.

The “Animals in Winter” program is free and open to all ages, but registration is required.   For more information or to register by February 1 for this program, please call Thorn Creek Nature Center, 247 Monee Road, Park Forest at 708-747-6320 or email [email protected].  Visit our new website at