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Celebrating Cicadas: An Evening Search

Close up photo of cicada, you can see his big eye eyes and beautiful see-through wings

Celebrating Cicadas: An Evening Search

Saturday, June 08

7 PM - 9:30 PM

All Ages


Between 4 and 99 $5.00 $7.00

This event requires registration.

Registration is open.

Registration closes at 12 am CST the day of the program.

Email with questions or to inquire about accommodations.

Available seats: 69


Join us as we search for emerging 17-year cicadas. Dr. Gene Kritsky, retired Biology Professor from Mount St. Joseph University in Cincinnati, will be there to answer your cicada questions and to help you search for cicadas in their various stages of development.

Children 3 and under are admitted free of charge.

Please follow the signs to the Loop Road Parking Lot.

Program is entirely outside. 

Learn More About Cicadas


Mark Hurley

Preservation Foundation

Edward L. Ryerson Conservation Area 21950 North Riverwoods Road
Riverwoods, IL, 60015

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