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Flying Squirrels Don't Really Fly


Flying Squirrels Don't Really Fly

Sunday, October 24

4:30 PM - 6 PM

Adults and children ages 9 and up

Registration is closed.

Important: Registration closed at 12:00 AM the day of the program.


This on-site program starts with a PowerPoint presentation to find out how these nocturnal squirrels get around, their preferred habitat, food, and their life cycle. Then continues with a walk into their habitat to search them out.

Trail is mostly level on mowed grass, gravel, and a short boardwalk.

Adult supervision required.


Meet in the large program room at the Welcome Center.

Email with questions.

For up to date COVID-19 protocols visit:


Jenny Sazama

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