Openlands and Libertyville Township Open Space District partner to help manage and restore several sites in the Liberty Prairie Reserve, and we are looking for volunteers to assist in restoration workdays. Volunteers will receive instruction and guidance for each workday’s activity, such as remove invasive brush, plant trees, or help in spreading native plant seeds.
Restoration workdays take place on the second Saturday of the month 9am-12pm at one of two sites in the Liberty Prairie Reserve, Oak Openings Nature Preserve and Liberty Prairie Nature Preserve. Please register in advance by sending an email to email@example.com.
- Saturday, March 10, 9am-12pm at Liberty Prairie Nature Preserve
- Saturday, April 14, 9am-12pm at Oak Openings Nature Preserve
- Saturday, May 12, 9am-12pm at Liberty Prairie Nature Preserve
- Saturday, June 9, 9am-12pm at Oak Openings Nature Preserve
Workdays will take place every month through December 2018. Download the complete schedule.
Oak Openings Nature Preserve is located on is located on the east side of Route 45, 0.5 miles south of Route 120 and just north of Casey Road. Please note: it is only accessible when traveling north on Route 45. Parking for workdays at Liberty Prairie Nature Preserve is located at 18267 W. Casey Road in Libertyville on the south side of Casey Road. Please note: parking is allowed at this location only during scheduled workdays.
To register for a workday, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.