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Top 5 Things to Do in the Preserves This Week Feb. 17, 2017
Make your own taffy; color your world; see newborn lambs; join the great backyard bird count; take aim at a fun sport; explore blizzards and beauty.
Top 5 Things to Do in the Preserves This Week Feb. 10, 2017
Make your own taffy; become a bluebird monitor; take your sweetheart on a romantic night hike;
Top 5 Things to Do in the Preserves This Week Feb. 3, 2017
Celebrate the wonders of winter; see "hoo's" for dinner; get fit in nature; go on a wildlife sleepover; have a taffy pulling party.
Top 5 Things to Do in the Preserves This Week Jan. 27, 2017
Explore ice harvesting; go on a nature scavenger hunt; meet the critters of Fullersburg Woods; hone your survivor skills; pitch in and volunteer; celebrate the wonders of winter.
Top 5 Things to Do in the Preserves This Week Jan. 20, 2017
Pitch in and volunteer; celebrate the squirrel; cook a meal over a campfire; get fit in nature; focus on photo editing.
Top 5 Things to Do in the Preserves This Week Jan. 13, 2017
Drop a line in the ice; bake a mouth-watering pie; track animals in the preserves; explore blizzards and beauty; celebrate the squirrel.
Top 5 Things to Do in the Preserves This Week Jan. 6, 2017
Track animals; meet critters; get fit in nature; explore winter artwork.
Top 5 Things to Do in the Preserves This Week Dec. 30, 2016
Experience Christmas at an 1890s farmhouse; kick off new year with a nature hike; let winter adventures cure your cabin fever; take a wagon ride in the woods; go for a winter bike ride.
Top 5 Things to Do in the Preserves This Week Dec. 23, 2016
Sign up for winter break camp; go on a ranger adventure; explore nature the high-tech way; go cross-country skiing after dark; take a snowshoe hike.
Top 5 Things to Do in the Preserves This Week Dec. 16, 2016
Look for birds; explore animal evidence; snow tube down a hill; go on a ranger adventure; enjoy a sleigh ride.
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