Biking the Kickapoo Rail Trail: Dave and Julie Sherwood will lead a leisurely bike ride on the 6.7 mile Kickapoo Rail Trail on Saturday, June 2, beginning at 10:00 a.m. We will meet at the trailhead, which is adjacent to Walmart on High Cross Road, and ride to St. Joseph, where we will have lunch at The Wheelhouse Restaurant. Following lunch, we will ride the trail back to Urbana.
Tree Identification Walk: Jamie Ellis will lead a walk through Urbana starting and ending at First Presbyterian Church of Urbana on Sunday, June 17, at 4:00 p.m. This date is tentative. Jamie will point out interesting trees along the way, give some tips on identification, and provide information on the natural history and ecology of each species. All ages are welcome. Expect the walk to last one to two hours depending on interest and weather conditions.