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Owl Meet 'n Greet

Owl Meet 'n Greet

Saturday, June 12

1 PM - 1:45 PM

Families with children ages 12 and under

Registration is closed.

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

Email: with questions or concerns. 



Meet our live Education Owl, and learn all about the amazing adaptations and behaviors of these nocturnal birds of prey in this outdoor, in-person program.

Programs are priced per family. A family unit is up to 2 adults and 3 children.

Meet on the south lawn of the Welcome Center at Ryerson Woods.



By registering for an in-person program you acknowledge that you have read the following and agree to:

  1. Wear a mask if you are not fully vaccinated, including children 2 and over.
    *Fully vaccinated* means any individual 14 days after full course of FDA approved COVID-19 vaccination

  2. Observe social distancing of at least 6 feet whenever possible. 

  3. Check that you and members of your group are not experiencing symptoms consistent with COVID-19 prior to arriving at a program. If you need to cancel, call the front desk at 847-367-6640.

  4. Respect the directions of staff during the program. We are here to help and are looking out for everyone’s health and safety. Please practice kindness towards other participants and staff.


Jen Berlinghof

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