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Prairie Partner News & Announcements
The New Cragg Cabin is Finished!
We thank everyone for their assistance and concern.
Cabin was erected on the GLPSNA site
by Builder Todd Daggett and his Assistant Ken Daggett.
The process for building was shared on our Facebook page. Look for Goose Lake Prarie Partners Inc for updates.
The Cabin is completed and furniture moved in.
Goose Lake Prairie June 4th
to the 36th Annual Cabin Festival was a
Download a Cabin Festival poster.
Download the Cragg Cabin History Story
16th Annual Nature Photography Contest and Exhibit
will not be held this year due to the Visitor Center closure.
We hope to be back with the contest/Exhibit next year.
Downloadable slide show of 2021 winners and winners report available.
24th Annual Prairie Day - Sept 17, 2022.
Performers are lining up nicely.
Check the Prairie Day Page.
We thank Constellation - Dresden Station
for being our sponsors for the seventh year.
2022 Fundraiser Quilt
"A Prairie Star" is displayed on our Flyer.
It was made by Joan Papesh of Diamond, Illinois.
Fall Flower Arrangements are 2nd an 3rd Prizes arranged by Karen Dixon.
Check out the Gift shop page for the photo of the Winner
for 2021 Fundraiser. See the Quilt in the Gift Shop at Cabin Festival June 4.
You can purchase tickets at the Prairie Day Event
September 17 in Prairie Grove.
In honor of National Bison Day, the Prairie Partners participated with a video presentation. Virtually visit with Beverly Mansfield as she discusses the Bison and the uses made of them; tanning with brains and uses made of the fur, hide, and innards.
Visit the Illinois Department of Natural Resources Page - Click Here.
Video Presentation on
Goose Lake Prairie State Natural Area
Narrated by Charlene McDade - Click Here
Ms. Georgiean Benson
of S. Wilmington, IL
Volunteer of the Year - 2021
Staff in the center may be called to another part of the park. If your visit is to the Center, you might call to be sure it is open.
Click for Historic Mural
Visitors Center is
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To reserve GLP Picnic Shelters go to https://camp.exploremoreil.com/
There is no camping facilities at GLPSNA.
Gift Shop Hours 10 AM - 4 PM
when VC is open.
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