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Jarrett Prairie Preserve

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7993 N River Rd
Byron, IL 61010 United States
8152348535 www.byronforestpreserve.com

April 2021

Beekeeping Workshop

April 11 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Jarrett Prairie Preserve, 7993 N River Rd
Byron, IL 61010 United States
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$2.00

  April's topic will be (Feeding bees and preparing for splitting and re-queening over-wintered colonies. First mite treatment begins)       You don’t have to register for these workshops, everyone is welcome.

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Free Tree Giveaway

April 13 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Jarrett Prairie Preserve, 7993 N River Rd
Byron, IL 61010 United States
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Free

The Byron Forest Preserve District will be distributing free oak tree seedlings donated from the Living Lands & Waters Million Tree Project starting at 8:00 am on Tuesday, April 13 at their Jarrett Prairie Center located at 7993 North River Road in Byron.  There will be a total of 750 bur oak, red oak and swamp white oak tree seedlings for distribution on a first come first serve basis. Local Ogle County residents can take up to 10 seedlings for…

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Hunter Education Class

April 24 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Jarrett Prairie Preserve, 7993 N River Rd
Byron, IL 61010 United States
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Free

Illinois Department of Natural Resources required class covers ethics, firearms and archery. Please note that these classes fill up fast. Participants must attend both days and be able to pass the final written test. This is a two day class, Saturday 9A-3P. and Sunday 12-4pm. Min/Max :  5/40 Please call 815-234-8535 to register SORRY THIS CLASS IS FULL AND CAN'T TAKE ANYMORE REGISTRATIONS. 

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October 2021

Beekeeping Workshop

October 10 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Jarrett Prairie Preserve, 7993 N River Rd
Byron, IL 61010 United States
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$2.00

  October's topic (Over-wintering review for healthy bees and checking mite load)     You don’t have to register for these workshops, everyone is welcome.    

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November 2021

Beekeeping Workshop

November 14 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Jarrett Prairie Preserve, 7993 N River Rd
Byron, IL 61010 United States
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$2.00

  November's class topic is (Review the year, clean equipment, and assembly of new equipment)     You don’t have to register for these workshops, everyone is welcome.

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December 2021

Beekeeping Workshop

December 12 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Jarrett Prairie Preserve, 7993 N River Rd
Byron, IL 61010 United States
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$2.00

  Christmas party for beekeepers - honey tasting, honey recipe samples, wassail, door prizes, and lots of bee talk about ordering bees for spring shipment.   You don’t have to register for these workshops, everyone is welcome.

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