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Join us for a Business After Hours at the Charleston Maurices, Thursday,  April 9th  from 5-7 PM. The Charleston Maurices is located at 2148 Woodfall Dr. 

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4/9/20205:00pm to 7:00pm

Explore the wonder of Warbler Ridge Conservation Area by attending Grand Prairie Friends Open House on Saturday, April 18, from 1pm-4pm at the red shack on Daileyville Rd, 3 miles south of Charleston.   This event is FREE and open to all ages.  Indoor facilities available in case of bad weather.

Local experts will introduce you to the plant and animal life in your backyard.  You will see live raptors and other critters up close.   And you’ll see exhibits on butterflies, mammals, amphibians and reptiles that call this place home.  Plus fun activities for kids.

Guided nature walks will let you experience the beauty and serenity of Warbler Ridge’s trail system.

Grand Prairie Friends is a volunteer-led non-profit conservation group and land trust, protecting natural areas in east central Illinois. 

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4/18/20201:00pm to 4:00pmDiane Wilhite, Volunteer Coordinator Grand Prairie Friends

Bring your friends to Friends & Co for an evening of Trivia, presented by the Charleston Area Chamber of Commerce, and hosted by LukeWarm Trivia on April 24! The categories will all be different BUT each category will contain at least one trivia question from the popular tv show, Friends.  The winning team will take home a grand prize, with the opportunity to win other prizes throughout the night. 
Registration is $10 per person and up to ten players can be on your team. Trivia is from 7:00-9:00 PM and the doors will open at 6:00 PM. 
Register below, by calling us at 217-345-7041, or register at the door on April 24. Enjoy drink specials at the private back bar at Friends and Co while you play. No outside food or beverages allowed. 

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4/24/20206:00pm to 9:00pm

Join us for a Business After Hours with Grand Prairie Friends at Warbler Ridge Conservation Area, on Thursday, May 7th  from 5-7 PM.  The After Hours will be held at the South Trail Head at 17161 Daileyville Road, Charleston IL 61920. 

South on IL 130 from Charleston for 3.5 mi to Daileyville Rd.  West on winding Daileyville Rd to a small rocked parking lot on the right.  Red shack is near trail-head and Preserve access.

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5/7/20205:00pm to 7:00pm

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