Description: Experienced ice climber Dave Everson will present a one of a kind program and look at ice climbing in the Midwest! Join us for this unique look into the world of ice climbing found here at Starved Rock State Park and throughout the United States. Date: February 6, 2022 Time: 1:30pm Location: Starved Rock Visitor’s
Description: What better way to showcase your artistic talent than by showing your paintings or drawings of natural landscapes, state park features, and North American wildlife off at the Starved Rock Art Show! Entry form can be found below with further information. Date: February 1st-28th, 2022 Registration required: Entry Form
Description: Do you like to draw or paint? Work on a bald eagle art piece to submit with entry from this December 26th-31st, 2021 that will go on display in the Starved Rock Junior Art Show at the Starved Rock Visitor Center. Every entry will get a prize bag of “bald eagle” information, activities, and
Description: Northern Illinois Raptor Education Center will present a live bird of prey show with hawks, owls, and falcons at the Starved Rock Visitor Center. Registration is required ahead of time (see link below). Masks are required regardless of vaccination status when attending an indoor program or visiting the Starved Rock Visitor Center. Date: January
Description: Join park naturalists and volunteers for a fun filled hour of stories and activities. The month of January will showcase bald eagles! Suitable for ages 3-10 years old and parents must be in attendance throughout the program. Date: Saturday, January 8th, at 9 a.m. Registration required: Yes, please email Lisa.Sons@illinois.gov by January 5th.
Description: The Starved Rock Visitor Center will have guided hikes on both days at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. to the top of Starved Rock for eagle viewing. Further information on the state park eagle watching hikes during Eagle Watch Weekend can be found on the IDNR website, Starved Rock State Park. Date:
This contest runs from December 1st through December 31st of 2021. More information coming soon…