Before Memorial Day
Open Saturday & Sunday
Noon-4 p.m.

After Memorial Day
Open Tuesday - Sunday
Noon-4 p.m.
Suggested Donation: $2 Adult, $1 Child under 12

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Note: Date change - Wildflower Walk to May 23

Wednesday, May 20 - Ice Cream Fundraiser: Click to download coupon!

Saturday, May 23 -Wildflower Walk, 12-1 PM; Fee: $5, Free EPM members

Sunday, May 24 - Butterfly Exhibit Opening, 2-4 p.m.; Free. Refreshments provided

Saturday, May 30 - Bison Feeding in Lords Park, 7-8:30 AM; Fee: $2/Adult, $1/Child, Members Free


Everybody Loves Butterflys
Perhaps we love these insects because adult butterflies have large, often brightly colored wings and lovely, fluttering flight. This exhibit features some of the butterflies that make Illinois home during the spring and summer months, such as the monarch and swallowtail. Discover their behaviors, ranges, and favorite plants.

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