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Byron Forest Preserve Lecture Series

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The Byron Forest Preserve will be offering a series of five lectures on SUnday afternoons starting on February 12th.

Each lecture will begin at 2:00pm in the Jarrett Prairie Center (7993 N River Road, Byron)

Take some time during the cold winter months and please join us for this captivating and informative lecture series.
Discover the wonders  of nature and some of the history of our region.

February 19th:
Natural History of Odonata: Dragonflies and Damselflies 

Location : Jarrett Prairie Center
Contact : 815-234-8535

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