News from Nature At The Confluence

Help Bring Back The Monarch! Resources and Links

Nature At The Confluence is working hard to help bring awareness to the plight of the Monarch butterfly.  We worked with South Beloit Mayor Ted Rehl in 2017 to encourage him to sign the Mayor's Monarch Pledge. In doing so, we joined over 320 other communities...

ConfluenceCam offers glimpse into a live nesting box

The ConfluenceCAM at Nature At The Confluence is a nesting box with video camera and it's live on our TV in the center. Tree Swallows are raising their brood in the nesting box and have 5 babies. This nest cam is a partnership program with Sand Bluff Bird Observatory...

Earth Day Celebration April 20-22

Nature At The Confluence’s Earth Day celebration offers a weekend of activities that highlight ways we can help improve our environment, and will inspire you to try new ways to enjoy the outdoors. Activities run Friday April 20-Sunday April 22 at Nature At The...

Outdoor Adventure Education Series launched

Is a new outdoor adventure on your 2018 bucket list? To help prepare you for outdoor adventures and to inspire you to take on new challenges Nature at the Confluence has partnered with Rocktown Adventures to present the “Outdoor Adventure Education Series”.  Through...

Volunteer Opportunities at NATC

Volunteer Opportunities at NATC

Upcoming Events

Jul
22
Sun
2:30 pm Monarch Magic: How to Raise Mona... @ Nature At The Confluence Campus
Monarch Magic: How to Raise Mona... @ Nature At The Confluence Campus
Jul 22 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Monarch Magic: How to Raise Monarchs @ Nature At The Confluence Campus | South Beloit | Illinois | United States
You can be a monarch hero! Would you like to learn about raising monarchs? Come to this program to find out how easy it is to raise a monarch. You’ll learn about the life stages, how[...]
Jul
24
Tue
10:00 am Nature Kids program | Have fun n... @ Nature At The Confluence Campus
Nature Kids program | Have fun n... @ Nature At The Confluence Campus
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Nature Kids program | Have fun naturally! (free program) @ Nature At The Confluence Campus | South Beloit | Illinois | United States
Kids + Nature = Fun! Bring the kids to Nature At the Confluence for some natural fun! Our staff will present a fun new theme each week and weave that theme through story time, a[...]
6:30 pm Summer Macro Photography : Camer... @ Nature At The Confluence Campus
Summer Macro Photography : Camer... @ Nature At The Confluence Campus
Jul 24 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Summer Macro Photography : Cameras At The Confluence Photographer Meetup @ Nature At The Confluence Campus | South Beloit | Illinois | United States
Calling all photographers! Here’s your chance to meet. learn. share. Cameras At The Confluence: Summer Macro Photography Tuesday, July 24 , 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Each month the  Cameras At The Confluence Photographer’s Meetup features a different theme.[...]
Jul
25
Wed
10:00 am Wednesday Walkabout @ Nature At The Confluence Campus
Wednesday Walkabout @ Nature At The Confluence Campus
Jul 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Wednesday Walkabout @ Nature At The Confluence Campus | South Beloit | Illinois | United States
Hit the gravel-packed trails each week for the Wednesday Walkabout at the Confluence Campus, from 10am-12pm (summer hours). Come when you want, go as far as you like! Bring a friend, your kids, or your[...]
Jul
29
Sun
10:00 am Paddle Trip – Rock River Fur Tra... @ John Rose Canoe Launch - Downtown Beloit
Paddle Trip – Rock River Fur Tra... @ John Rose Canoe Launch - Downtown Beloit
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Paddle Trip – Rock River Fur Traders Run – Downtown Beloit to Macktown @ John Rose Canoe Launch - Downtown Beloit | Beloit | Wisconsin | United States
Please note: Due to flood damage at Nature At The Confluence landing, Rocktown Adventures will be using the John Rose Canoe Launch in downtown Beloit for this paddle.  REGISTER NOW WITH ROCKTOWN ADVENTURES This six[...]