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Meet Me At The Confluence

Nature At The Confluence 306 Dickop Street, South Beloit, IL

Celebrate the start of summer with Nature At The Confluence! Meet our summer staff, learn something new at our activity stations, and enjoy free snacks. The new Sky Carp mascot will be with us from 10am-12pm for photos and fun! This is a free, family-friendly event. 

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Tuesday Trailblazing

Nature At The Confluence 306 Dickop Street, South Beloit, IL

Nature is healing. Studies show time spent outdoors can improve mood, reduce stress, and support the immune system. Recent research suggests that everyone should aim to spend at least two hours outside throughout the week. We invite you to spend that time at Nature At The Confluence! Explore our trails on Tuesday afternoons with inspiration from […]

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Wednesday Work Day | Be Part Of Our Green Team!

Nature At The Confluence 306 Dickop Street, South Beloit, IL

Join our Green Team! Each Wednesday, 10am-12pm from May 4- Sept 7, we pull on our work gloves and focus on taking care of the land.  We invite you to join us whenever you can! We might work on pulling Garlic Mustard or other invasive plants, or we might work in the Pollinator Garden and […]

Trek for National Trails Day

Nature At The Confluence 306 Dickop Street, South Beloit, IL

There’s something magical about being outdoors. Fresh air, birds singing, moving along a trail or even just around the block – there’s nothing quite like it. National Trails Day® is the perfect opportunity to get out there with the people you love, give back to the trails that bring us together, and make sure no […]

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Tuesday Trailblazing

Nature At The Confluence 306 Dickop Street, South Beloit, IL

Nature is healing. Studies show time spent outdoors can improve mood, reduce stress, and support the immune system. Recent research suggests that everyone should aim to spend at least two hours outside throughout the week. We invite you to spend that time at Nature At The Confluence! Explore our trails on Tuesday afternoons with inspiration from […]

Early Bird Gets The Worm- Birding Hike

Nature At The Confluence 306 Dickop Street, South Beloit, IL

In celebration of Beloit 608 Day, we will be waking up early to experience the amazing bird activity that takes place at dawn. Join us at the nature center for a treat from Bagels & More before we explore our Rock River Birding & Hiking Trail together. Bring your own binoculars, or borrow a pair […]

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Wednesday Work Day | Be Part Of Our Green Team!

Nature At The Confluence 306 Dickop Street, South Beloit, IL

Join our Green Team! Each Wednesday, 10am-12pm from May 4- Sept 7, we pull on our work gloves and focus on taking care of the land.  We invite you to join us whenever you can! We might work on pulling Garlic Mustard or other invasive plants, or we might work in the Pollinator Garden and […]

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Tuesday Trailblazing

Nature At The Confluence 306 Dickop Street, South Beloit, IL

Nature is healing. Studies show time spent outdoors can improve mood, reduce stress, and support the immune system. Recent research suggests that everyone should aim to spend at least two hours outside throughout the week. We invite you to spend that time at Nature At The Confluence! Explore our trails on Tuesday afternoons with inspiration from […]

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Wednesday Work Day | Be Part Of Our Green Team!

Nature At The Confluence 306 Dickop Street, South Beloit, IL

Join our Green Team! Each Wednesday, 10am-12pm from May 4- Sept 7, we pull on our work gloves and focus on taking care of the land.  We invite you to join us whenever you can! We might work on pulling Garlic Mustard or other invasive plants, or we might work in the Pollinator Garden and […]

Meet The Monarchs! Family Program with Nature At The Confluence and 815 Outside

Nature At The Confluence 306 Dickop Street, South Beloit, IL

Meet Nature At The Confluence’s monarchs up close and personal! In this program that is designed for kids and their adults, you’ll learn about the amazing monarch butterfly, their life cycle, and their unique long-distance migration. You’ll view our indoor monarch habitat up close and personal to see the entire life cycle of a monarch. Then we’ll […]

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Friday Nature Friends- June 17

Nature At The Confluence 306 Dickop Street, South Beloit, IL

Join us on Fridays for story and activity time under our cottonwood tree. Recommended for children ages 4-7, this series will introduce our local plant and animal friends and help build nature vocabulary. This program series is sponsored by the Judith H. Adams Fund and is in partnership with the South Beloit Public Library. Please […]

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Tuesday Trailblazing

Nature At The Confluence 306 Dickop Street, South Beloit, IL

Nature is healing. Studies show time spent outdoors can improve mood, reduce stress, and support the immune system. Recent research suggests that everyone should aim to spend at least two hours outside throughout the week. We invite you to spend that time at Nature At The Confluence! Explore our trails on Tuesday afternoons with inspiration from […]

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Community Fire & Drum Circle

Nature At The Confluence 306 Dickop Street, South Beloit, IL

It's Back! Whether you’re a seasoned drummer, or have never picked up a drum, you are invited to participate! We have all kinds of fun percussion instruments for you to try! Or just come to enjoy the community fire, listen to the drumming and make a S'more! Free S’mores are always part of the fun. […]

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Wednesday Work Day | Be Part Of Our Green Team!

Nature At The Confluence 306 Dickop Street, South Beloit, IL

Join our Green Team! Each Wednesday, 10am-12pm from May 4- Sept 7, we pull on our work gloves and focus on taking care of the land.  We invite you to join us whenever you can! We might work on pulling Garlic Mustard or other invasive plants, or we might work in the Pollinator Garden and […]

Friday Nature Friends- June 24

Nature At The Confluence 306 Dickop Street, South Beloit, IL

Join us on Fridays for story and activity time under our cottonwood tree. Recommended for children ages 4-7, this series will introduce our local plant and animal friends and help build nature vocabulary. This program series is sponsored by the Judith H. Adams Fund and is in partnership with the South Beloit Public Library. Please […]

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Family Nature Picnic Party

Nature At The Confluence 306 Dickop Street, South Beloit, IL

We invite you to pack a picnic lunch to enjoy, then head out on our trails to explore the beauty of the Rock River, Turtle Creek, and Kelly Creek. Complete our nature scavenger hunt for a chance to win prizes. All ages welcome.

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Tuesday Trailblazing

Nature At The Confluence 306 Dickop Street, South Beloit, IL

Nature is healing. Studies show time spent outdoors can improve mood, reduce stress, and support the immune system. Recent research suggests that everyone should aim to spend at least two hours outside throughout the week. We invite you to spend that time at Nature At The Confluence! Explore our trails on Tuesday afternoons with inspiration from […]

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Wednesday Work Day | Be Part Of Our Green Team!

Nature At The Confluence 306 Dickop Street, South Beloit, IL

Join our Green Team! Each Wednesday, 10am-12pm from May 4- Sept 7, we pull on our work gloves and focus on taking care of the land.  We invite you to join us whenever you can! We might work on pulling Garlic Mustard or other invasive plants, or we might work in the Pollinator Garden and […]

Friday Nature Friends- July 1

Nature At The Confluence 306 Dickop Street, South Beloit, IL

Join us on Fridays for story and activity time under our cottonwood tree. Recommended for children ages 4-7, this series will introduce our local plant and animal friends and help build nature vocabulary. This program series is sponsored by the Judith H. Adams Fund and is in partnership with the South Beloit Public Library. Please […]

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Tuesday Trailblazing

Nature At The Confluence 306 Dickop Street, South Beloit, IL

Nature is healing. Studies show time spent outdoors can improve mood, reduce stress, and support the immune system. Recent research suggests that everyone should aim to spend at least two hours outside throughout the week. We invite you to spend that time at Nature At The Confluence! Explore our trails on Tuesday afternoons with inspiration from […]