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OAKtober Celebration: Tree & Shrub Sale at Ryerson Woods

Sunday, October 2, 2022 at 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Ryerson Woods
21950 N. Riverwoods Road
Riverwoods, IL 60015
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OAKtober Celebration: Tree & Shrub Sale at Ryerson Woods

Bring the family and join the Lake County Forest Preserves for a celebration of oak trees and fall at Ryerson Conservation Area in Riverwoods.

Select the perfect native shrub or tree for your yard at the sale (9 a.m.–2 p.m.)

Join in for nature-themed activities and guided tours of the autumnal woodland (12–2 p.m.).

Discover the important role oaks play in the woodlands and what Lake County Forest Preserves are doing to ensure the continued survival of oaks and the animals that rely on them. Join in for expert-led walks about the Woodland Habitat Restoration project, the unique flatwood ponds (and the animals who live there) found at Ryerson, and how the Lake County Forest Preserves are reaching into the community and partnering with homeowners to spread conservation efforts.

Guided fall walks, a touch table, crafts and kid-friendly nature activities will introduce the whole family to oak trees and the animals that depend upon them. All ages. Adult supervision required.

FREE admission.

Plant prices vary. Plant inventory is limited. First come, first served.

Free Admission

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