Turtles & Toads program to be held at Rend Lake July 26, 2014
Benton, IL - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Rend Lake cordially invites everyone to join us this Saturday, July 26th, at the Rend Lake Project Office/Visitor Center Multi-Purpose Room as we gather to get up close and personal with some native creatures of Southern Illinois.
"Our Solar Sytem" program to be held at Rend Lake
Benton, Il- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Rend Lake would like to extend a special invitation to join us Saturday, July 19th, at the Rend Lake Project Office/Visitor Center, as we view the night sky. This program will be presented by a Rend Lake College science instructor Greg Hollmann. The program will begin at 8:00 p.m. and will end at 10:00 p.m.
Birds of prey program to be held at Rend Lake
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Rend Lake will be hosting the eighth program in the ongoing Environmental Science Series of Programs. “Birds of Prey,” presented by Bev Shofstall from the Free Again Wildlife Rehabilitation Center, will be held on Saturday, July 5, 2014, at the Rend Lake Project Office and Visitor Center. Visitors will have the opportunity to see a bald eagle, a red-tailed hawk, a turkey vulture, and a kestrel up close as Bev shows some of the fascinating birds of prey that reside at the center. There will be 2 programs; the first will begin at 11 a.m. and the second at 2 p.m.
Backyard Campout Program on June 14th, 2014
The Army Corps of Engineers at Rend Lake invites kids of all ages to the Environmental Science Series program on Saturday, June 14 from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Rend Lake Project Office/ Visitor Center located on the West side of Rend Lake Dam. This program entitled “Backyard Campout” will be presented by park rangers.