Upcoming Events

  • Volunteer for the Native Plant Sale
    Volunteer for the Native Plant Sale
    Country Arbors Nursery
    Apr 18, 10:00 AM – May 20, 6:00 PM
    Country Arbors Nursery, 1742 County Rd 1400 N, Urbana, IL 61802, USA
    Get your hands dirty! Help transplant seedlings and pick and load orders for customers.
  • Charleston Chamber of Commerce After-Hours at Warbler Ridge
    Charleston Chamber of Commerce After-Hours at Warbler Ridge
    Warbler Ridge Red Shack
    May 20, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Warbler Ridge Red Shack, 17161 Daileyville Rd, Charleston, IL 61920, USA
  • May 2021 Board Meeting
    May 2021 Board Meeting
    Zoom
    May 24, 5:30 PM
    Zoom
    All Grand Prairie Friends Members are welcome to attend Grand Prairie Friends Board Meetings
  • Loda Cemetery Prairie Workday
    Loda Cemetery Prairie Workday
    Loda Cemetery Prairie Nature Preserve
    May 26, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Loda Cemetery Prairie Nature Preserve, Pine Ridge Cemetery, Loda, IL 60948, USA
    Volunteers will help removal invasive plant such as sweet clover from the prairie.
  • Stewardship Saturday at Warbler Ridge
    Stewardship Saturday at Warbler Ridge
    Warbler Ridge Red Shack
    Jun 05, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM CDT
    Warbler Ridge Red Shack, 17161 Daileyville Rd, Charleston, IL 61920, USA
    Grand Prairie Friends will have regular monthly workdays, the first Saturday of the month from 9 to 11 AM, at Warbler Ridge Conservation Area.
  • June 2021 Board Meeting
    June 2021 Board Meeting
    Zoom
    Jun 28, 5:30 PM
    Zoom
    All Grand Prairie Friends Members are welcome to attend Grand Prairie Friends Board Meetings
  • Stewardship Saturday at Warbler Ridge
    Stewardship Saturday at Warbler Ridge
    Warbler Ridge Red Shack
    Jul 03, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM CDT
    Warbler Ridge Red Shack, 17161 Daileyville Rd, Charleston, IL 61920, USA
    Grand Prairie Friends will have regular monthly workdays, the first Saturday of the month from 9 to 11 AM, at Warbler Ridge Conservation Area.
  • July 2021 Board Meeting
    July 2021 Board Meeting
    Zoom
    Jul 26, 5:30 PM
    Zoom
    All Grand Prairie Friends Members are welcome to attend Grand Prairie Friends Board Meetings
  • Stewardship Saturday at Warbler Ridge
    Stewardship Saturday at Warbler Ridge
    Warbler Ridge Red Shack
    Aug 07, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM CDT
    Warbler Ridge Red Shack, 17161 Daileyville Rd, Charleston, IL 61920, USA
    Grand Prairie Friends will have regular monthly workdays, the first Saturday of the month from 9 to 11 AM, at Warbler Ridge Conservation Area.
  • August 2021 Board Meeting
    August 2021 Board Meeting
    Zoom
    Aug 23, 5:30 PM
    Zoom
    All Grand Prairie Friends Members are welcome to attend Grand Prairie Friends Board Meetings
  • Stewardship Saturday at Warbler Ridge
    Stewardship Saturday at Warbler Ridge
    Warbler Ridge Red Shack
    Sep 04, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM CDT
    Warbler Ridge Red Shack, 17161 Daileyville Rd, Charleston, IL 61920, USA
    Grand Prairie Friends will have regular monthly workdays, the first Saturday of the month from 9 to 11 AM, at Warbler Ridge Conservation Area.
  • Fall Fête
    Fall Fête
    Warbler Ridge Conservation Area
    Sep 25, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Warbler Ridge Conservation Area, 16171 Daileyville Rd, Charleston, IL 61920, USA
    Celebrate Fall at Warbler Ridge
  • September 2021 Board Meeting
    September 2021 Board Meeting
    Zoom
    Sep 27, 5:30 PM
    Zoom
    All Grand Prairie Friends Members are welcome to attend Grand Prairie Friends Board Meetings
  • Stewardship Saturday at Warbler Ridge
    Stewardship Saturday at Warbler Ridge
    Warbler Ridge Red Shack
    Oct 02, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM CDT
    Warbler Ridge Red Shack, 17161 Daileyville Rd, Charleston, IL 61920, USA
    Grand Prairie Friends will have regular monthly workdays, the first Saturday of the month from 9 to 11 AM, at Warbler Ridge Conservation Area.
  • Fall Membership Meeting
    Fall Membership Meeting
    Location is TBD
    Oct 15, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    Grand Prairie Friends Annual Fall Membership Meeting
  • October 2021 Board Meeting
    October 2021 Board Meeting
    Zoom
    Oct 25, 5:30 PM
    Zoom
    All Grand Prairie Friends Members are welcome to attend Grand Prairie Friends Board Meetings
  • Stewardship Saturday at Warbler Ridge
    Stewardship Saturday at Warbler Ridge
    Warbler Ridge Red Shack
    Nov 06, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM CDT
    Warbler Ridge Red Shack, 17161 Daileyville Rd, Charleston, IL 61920, USA
    Grand Prairie Friends will have regular monthly workdays, the first Saturday of the month from 9 to 11 AM, at Warbler Ridge Conservation Area.
  • 24th Annual Rattlesnake Master Run for the Prairie
    24th Annual Rattlesnake Master Run for the Prairie
    Meadowbrook Park
    Nov 07, 9:00 AM
    Meadowbrook Park, 2808 S Race St, Urbana, IL 61802, USA
    The 24th Annual Rattlesnake Master Run for the Prairie includes a 10K and 5K run and 5K walk using chip timing to benefit Grand Prairie Friends. This race circles the beautiful 130-acre Meadowbrook Park and prairie in Urbana, Illinois. The proceeds support Grand Prairie Friends.