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Louv Tells Eco Groups to Work Together

Louv Tells Eco Groups to Work Together

Posted on May 8, 2018 by

Article by David Horst “You need a bigger boat.” That was best-selling author Richard Louv’s advice to Fox Valley nature centers and environmental groups as the keynote speaker for Earth Day and the grand opening of the new nature center at Bubolz Nature Preserve Sunday. His reference was to the movie Jaws — which he […]

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Let’s Go Froggin’ dates announced!

Posted on May 8, 2018 by

Dates have been announced for our 2018 Spring programming, including our most popular public program for families – Let’s Go Frogging!  Join our naturalists at the Preserve for fun and educational environmental programs.  Check out our event calendar for dates and more specific information.

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Richard Louv to speak at Earth Day Festival

Posted on Feb 21, 2018 by

Gordon Bubolz Nature Preserve announced Richard Louv will speak at it’s Grand Opening Celebration and Earth Day Festival on Sunday, April 22, 2018. Richard Louv is a journalist and author of nine books, including Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children From Nature-Deficit Disorder, The Nature Principle: Reconnecting with Life in a Virtual Age, and most recently Vitamin N: […]

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2018 Dog Sledding Dates Announced

Posted on Nov 8, 2017 by

DOG SLEDDING DATES ANNOUNCED! Join Jim Feyen and his dogs for a dog sled ride on Saturday, January 6 or Saturday, January 13.  There will be 2 sessions offered per day (10am and 12:30pm). Chili and Hot Chocolate will be included. Children under 8 must ride with an adult. Cost: $25/rider or $10/observer (additional credit […]

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Join our Team!

Posted on Oct 18, 2017 by

Join the preserve staff as we expand our programming in the new Environmental Center!  Three new positions have been posted:  Public Program Coordinator/Naturalist; Property Manager and Bar Manager!  Complete job descriptions here

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Boy Scout Clinic Dates Announced

Posted on Aug 25, 2017 by

Saturday, November 11, 2017 9 – 11am $8 per scout/sibling Tiger Clinic – In the Wild Wolf Clinic – Paws on the Path Prepare for your hike and learn what you might see along the way. Learn Leave No Trace Principles and the Outdoor Code. Scouts will take a guided 1 mile hike during this […]

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Summer Camp Registration Open!

Posted on Feb 28, 2017 by

Registration is now open for the Adventures in Nature Summer Camps at Bubolz Preserve.  Campers will have fun, connect with nature, and make friends through outdoor exploration, hands-on activities, games, and crafts. They will develop their interest in the outdoors while building confidence in nature and meeting other campers.  Camps are designed for ages 4 […]

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Maple Syrup Saturday Date Announced

Posted on Feb 8, 2017 by

On Saturday, April 8 join us for a Pancake and Porkie breakfast served in the Girl Scout service center at 8:30, 9:00, and 9:30am.  $9.00/Adult; $6.00/Children ages 4 – 12; Children 3 and under are FREE.  Price includes a tour of the sugarbush following breakfast.  Reservations required for breakfast as space is limited. Tours of […]

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