Plant an Oak Tree In A Pot to Take Home Oct. 18 at Creek Bend Nature Center

Plant an Oak Tree In A Pot to Take Home Oct. 18 at Creek Bend Nature Center

Decorate a pot and plant your own oak tree during, Forest Preserve District “Acorn-to-Oaks Planting Workshop.

The mightiest oaks start with a little acorn! Learn about our different native oak species and take a hike around LeRoy Oakes Forest Preserve to observe the unique characteristics of a variety of trees, including several oaks.

Complete your experience by taking home an oak tree of your own.

This program takes place from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 18, at Creek Bend Nature Center.

Advance registration is required. Call 630-444-3190 or e-mail programs@kaneforest.com to register. The registration fee is $10/pot.

Creek Bend Nature Center is located within LeRoy Oakes Forest Preserve, at 37W700 Dean St., St. Charles.

For more information on this program, or other Forest Preserve District nature programs, visit www.kaneforest.com. Find the Forest Preserve District of Kane County on social media by searching @forestpreserve.

SOURCE: Forest Preserve District of Kane County news release

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