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So Many Cicadas

10501 W La Porte Rd Mokena, IL

Dates: May. 31, 2024
Times: 6:30pm-7:45pm
Location: Hickory Creek Preserve, 10501 W La Porte Rd, Mokena, IL

The 17-year wait has ended, and the red-eyed periodical cicadas have emerged! This has historically been the largest emergence anywhere. Come see and hear what all the fuss is about. Hike and learn about this fascinating true bug as well as some of its annually emerging cousins.

Fee: Free! Age: All ages. Registration required by Thursday, May 30, by calling 815-722-9470 or online.

The program will be at Hickory Creek Preserve — LaPorte Road Access. The hike will be up to 1.5 miles and will take place on uneven natural surface trails. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should submit a request online later than 48 hours before the program.

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