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41st Annual Macon County Conservation District Festival of Spring This Saturday

Macon County Conservation District hosting its annual Festival of Spring Saturday, April 23rd at the Rock Springs Conservation Center. 


Senior Program Naturalist Brock Rowland invites you to a jam-packed day. 

Rowland says Festival of Spring kicks off at 8 in the morning with bird banding and the Sangamon River cleanup. 

The Festival of Spring is a great way to go on a guided hike or learn about birds of prey. 

It’s also a great chance to check out the center’s new “Eco Center.”

Most events are free, with a small fee of less than $5 for a couple of activities Learn more at maconcountyconservation.org. Rowland appeared as a guest on the WTIM Morning Show.