A hidden creek in South Beloit gets new life with $30,000 grant

A hidden creek in South Beloit gets new life with $30,000 grant

If you would ask anyone who lives in South Beloit where Kelly Creek is, most people wouldn’t be able to tell you. But, this hidden creek is about to get new life thanks to a $30,000 grant the City of South Beloit received for development of the Kelly Creek...
Dig Up Some History at Beloit Heritage Days Sept 10-12, 2021

Dig Up Some History at Beloit Heritage Days Sept 10-12, 2021

We invite you to come dig up some historic adventures during Beloit Heritage Days – September 10-12, 2021. The Beloit Heritage Days Passport will  be your guide on your history-hunting trek throughout Beloit as you explore over 12 free events & historic...
Confluence Experiences offer small group experiences

Confluence Experiences offer small group experiences

Confluence Experiences are a new offering at Nature At The Confluence. These unique, interactive activities are specially designed for small, private groups from 4 to 6 people and are customizable for all ages. Your group will be the only people at this private...
Find joy in hitting the “repeat button” in nature

Find joy in hitting the “repeat button” in nature

By Therese Oldenburg, Executive Director, Nature At The Confluence If we’ve learned anything from 2020, it’s that there is a lot of beautiful places to visit and experience not far from home that can lift your spirit. What I’ve found most rewarding...
My summer as an AmeriCorps Member at Nature At The Confluence

My summer as an AmeriCorps Member at Nature At The Confluence

Note from Executive Director Therese Oldenburg ~ Nicole Lyford joined Nature At The Confluence staff in June 2020 in the midst of all the unknowns that this year would bring. She came to us through the AmeriCorps program in partnership with Severson Dells Nature...
2020: See How We Connected People With Nature This Year!

2020: See How We Connected People With Nature This Year!

2020: See How We Connected People With Nature This Year!People sought out natural places this year, as never before! There were so many visitors hiking the trails, visiting our gardens and using our picnic areas. While 2020 wasn’t the year that we had planned, we...