2019 News Releases

Explore Ways to Volunteer at Jan. 11 Open House and Jan. 30 Info Session
Published 12/18/19

CANCELED Test Your Fishing Skills at Popular Hard Water Classic Ice Fishing Tournament Feb. 8
Published 12/5/19

Reminder to Play it Safe Outdoors in the Winter
Published 12/4/19

Spend an Enchanted Evening with 'Wizards, Wands & Wildlife' at Mayslake Jan. 3 & 4
Published 12/3/19

2020 Annual Permits Now on Sale Online and at District HQ
Published 12/2/19

Embrace Winter with Flurry of Outdoor Fun in DuPage Forest Preserves
Published 11/26/19

Support DuPage Forest Preserves on #GivingTuesday Dec. 3
Published 11/20/19

Springbrook Prairie Restoration Work Earns Award for Forest Preserve District
Published 11/18/19

Residents Invited to Provide Input on District's Proposed Five-Year Master Plan
Published 11/13/19

Celebrate the Holiday Season with DuPage Forest Preserve Programs
Published 11/7/19

District Begins Fall Prescription Burn Season to Benefit Forest Preserve Habitats
Published 11/6/19

Why You May See More Coyotes in Winter
Published 10/24/19

Enjoy Chicagoland's Only Fly-Fishing and -Tying Show Nov. 10 at Mayslake
Published 10/22/19

Pitch in at Make a Difference Day Oct. 26, Random Acts of Kindness Day Nov. 2
Published 10/8/19

Reminder to Motorists: Deer More Common on Roads in Fall
Published 10/2/19

Trick Riders, Drill Teams and Horses Galore at Fall Festival at Danada Oct. 13
Published 10/1/19

Join Kline Creek Farm's Annual Corn Harvest Oct. 5, 12, 19 and 26
Published 9/25/19

Tickets Go on Sale Oct. 5 for Halloween Night Walks at Fullersburg Woods
Published 9/24/19

Fall Rainbow Trout Season Opens Oct. 19 in DuPage Forest Preserves
Published 9/23/19

Construction Begins on New Clubhouse at The Preserve at Oak Meadows
Published 9/19/19

Free Wood Chips Available at Blackwell Nursery Sept. 21
Published 9/4/19

District OKs Clubhouse Construction at The Preserve at Oak Meadows
Published 8/29/19

Businesses Sought for Potential Mission-Aligned Uses for Historic Greene Farm Barn
Published 8/7/19

Archery Open House Showcases Popular Sport at Blackwell Aug. 3
Published 7/9/19

Enjoy Music, Art, Theater and Nature at 'Discover Mayslake' July 20
Published 6/19/19

Celebrate the 'Glorious Fourth' June 27 at Kline Creek Farm
Published 6/10/19

Win Exciting Outdoor Experiences and L.L. Bean Gear While Discovering DuPage Forest Preserves
Published 6/6/19

Partners Sought for Potential Greene Farm Barn Uses
Published 6/3/19

Free Wood Chip Pickup Dates Canceled Due to Flooding and Rain
Published 5/30/19

District Cancels Family Field Day at St. James Farm Due to Wet Conditions
Published 5/23/19

Planning a Summer Party, Outing or Retreat? Have It at Herrick! Starting May 28
Published 5/21/19

CANCELED: Join a Traditional Memorial Day Ceremony May 27 at Kline Creek Farm
Published 5/17/19

Join the Great American Campout at Greene Valley Forest Preserve June 22 - 23
Published 5/15/19

Prizes, Raffles, Family Fun at June 9 Just for Kids Fishing Derby
Published 5/14/19

Kick Off Summer at Family Field Day June 1 at St. James Farm
Published 5/14/19

District Honors Volunteers at Annual Awards Banquet
Published 5/6/19

Paddleboarding Coming to DuPage Forest Preserve June 1
Published 5/2/19

Motorists Reminded to Use Caution to Avoid Turtles This Spring
Published 5/1/19

Discover the Importance of Oak Trees and How to Care for Them at 'An Evening for the Oaks' May 15
Published 4/30/19

Plant Local, Think Global at District's Native Plant Sale at Mayslake May 10 and 11
Published 4/25/19

District Brings Solar Power to The Preserve at Oak Meadows
Published 4/25/19

Free Wood Chips Available at Blackwell Nursery June 1 and 8
Published 4/24/19

Archery Range Permits Coming June 1
Published 4/23/19

Scenic Overlook at Greene Valley Opens for Season May 4
Published 4/18/19

Blackwell Family Campground Opens May 3 for Shortened Season
Published 4/17/19

Work to Begin on Next Phase of Spring Brook Creek Restoration Project
Published 4/3/19

Celebrate Earth Week in April by Helping at District Volunteer Workdays
Published 3/27/19

Willowbrook Wildlife Center Welcomes Donations During Busy Spring Season
Published 3/26/19 

Trout Season Opens April 6 in DuPage Forest Preserves
Published 3/21/19

District Begins Spring Prescription Burn Season to Benefit Habitats
Published 3/14/19

Kids Trout Fishing Program March 30 at Wood Dale Grove
Published 3/6/19

Presale Orders Begin March 11 for Annual Native Plant Sale on May 10 & 11
Published 3/5/19

District Awarded Grant to Help Fund Repairs to Popular St. James Farm Picnic Pavilion
Published 2/27/19

Tap Into Sweet Tradition at Two DuPage Forest Preserves
Published 2/13/19

Jeanette Andrews Dazzles with 'Impossible Apples' Magic Show March 6 – 10 at Mayslake 
Published 2/7/19 

Longtime District Supporter Appointed to Friends Board
Published 2/6/19

District Closes Preserves and Buildings, Cancels Programs Jan. 30 Due to Dangerous Cold
Published 1/29/19

Assorted Items for Sale through District's Online Auctions Starting Jan. 28
Published 1/28/19

Delight in the 'Wonders of Winter' Feb. 2 at Mayslake Peabody Estate
Published 1/8/19

Play in Nature at Fun Summer Camps for Kids and Teens
Published 1/2/19


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