Prairie Research Institute - All Events


Saturday, October 1, 2022

    • 5:00 - 11:00 pm
    • Quarry Cable Park, Crystal Lake Illinois

    Illinois Hunt Camp is a new type of collaborative event and it’s all about bringing hunters together. Hunters and trappers of all types and abilities are encouraged to attend. This is your chance to network in the outdoors communities of Illinois, and maybe even win a mentored hunt with an established outdoorsperson in the FREE Hunt Raffle.

Monday, October 3, 2022

Wednesday, October 5, 2022

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm

    This free, live web-based class from will help homeowners understand the basics of well care as well as how to determine whether their water is safe to drink. Participants will learn maintenance best practices and receive answers to common questions. There will be an opportunity to submit questions in advance as well as live on the webinar.

Tuesday, October 11, 2022

Saturday, October 15, 2022

    • 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
    • Chautauqua National Wildlife Refuge (Mason co.)

    Join us for a FREE workshop! The timing and location of this workshop is designed to maximize the waterfowl identification portion of this event. Abundance in waterfowl and species diversity is sure to provide lots of great viewing opportunities! Join us and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for this unique event.

Tuesday, October 18, 2022

Thursday, October 27, 2022

Tuesday, November 1, 2022

Thursday, November 10, 2022

Tuesday, November 15, 2022

Tuesday, December 6, 2022

Thursday, December 8, 2022

Tuesday, December 13, 2022

Wednesday, December 14, 2022

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm

    This is an opportunity to ask a questions about types of wells and well construction, the basic components of a well system, and water treatment options. You may submit questions in advance or live on the webinar. The event will be recorded.