Summer Camp at Burpee: Critter Club
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Burpee Museum of Natural History (737 N. Main St. Rockford, IL 61103)
Here's a wonderful opportunity to meet and learn about the Museum's live animals as you spend the afternoon feeding and caring for them. The animals include an assortment of reptiles, a tarantula, a salamander, hissing cockroaches, and fish.
Pre-registration and pre-payment required. Fee per session is $12 members, $15 non-members. Classes are on Wednesdays from 1- 3 pm. Call (815) 965-3433 x1002 to register! Ages 9 and up.
Summer Camp at Burpee: Books and Beasties
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Burpee Museum of Natural History (737 N. Main St. Rockford, IL 61103
Join us as we learn about some really cool "beasties" from Burpee's collection. We'll read stories, learn rhymes, play game, and make a fun take home project. All sessions include a full-sized mounted specimen of the featured animal- and sometimes a live version too!
Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Fee per session is $10 members, $12 non-members. Classes are on Wednesdays from 10- 11:30 am. Call (815) 965.3433 x1002 to register! Ages 4-5.
June 18: Lions
June 25: Turtles
July 2: Foxes
July 9: Owls
July 16: Lizards
July 23: Deer
July 30: Snakes
August 6: Raccoons
815.965.3433 x 1004
Edgebrook Farmer's Market
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Edgebrook Shops, Rockford
Sample the area's best seasonal Farmer's Market. Local farmers display their highest quality vegetables, fruits, flowers and plants. For more information visit edgebrookshops.com
Darcy Hanson 815-398-8957 email@example.com
Rockton River Market
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Settler's Park, Rockton, IL
The Rockton River Market offers a small town atmosphere on the scenic Rock River.
Each Wednesday features:
locally made items
locally grown produce
Food and drinks
Bring blankets or chairs and enjoy a relaxing evening in our park.
Come for the shopping. Stay for the music!