Byron Forest Preserve District




Evening Cross Country Skiing

Join us for a leisurely cross country ski in the woods and prairie. Out favorite outing on this preserve have been during the winter at night--it is a completely different way to see a familiar landscape. beginners welcome, instructions, guide, and skis included. 

Where :  Meet at the Jarrett Prairie Center

Time :    6pm. 

Fee :    $5 per person

Ages :    6 years and older

Min/Max :    3/15


Please register by February 8th. 

Free Public Sky Viewing

Join us every Saturday for public viewing at the Weiskopf Observatory. 


Where :     Weiskopf Observatory :  7993 N River Rd, Byron.

Time :      Dusk unitl two hours after dark. 

Fee :        Free program

Ages :     All are welcome


This is a free public program and you don't have to register for it.