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Meet and Greet Education Animals Drop In

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Meet and Greet Education Animals Drop In

Friday, July 07

2 PM - 3:30 PM

All Ages


Stop by to meet several of our live, resident education animals and feel furs, feathers, and scales of a variety of local wildlife on our touch table.

FREE. No registration required.

Adult supervision required.

Email with questions or to inquire about accommodations.



Jen Berlinghof

Edward L. Ryerson Welcome Center 21950 North Riverwoods Road
Riverwoods, IL, 60015
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