august, 2022

18aug6:00 pm7:00 pmVolunteer Fair with East Central Illinois Master Naturalist Partners

Event Details

In celebration of the 2022 Master Naturalist Volunteer Graduation, Illinois Extension is hosting an outdoor volunteer fair to mix and mingle with the new Master Naturalists and all their program partners! This event is for anyone who wants to learn more about volunteering for our environment locally.

It will be held on August 18 from 6-7 pm near the organic gardens at Meadowbrook just off Race St in Urbana. You will be able to talk to representatives from Champaign County Forest Preserve DistrictChampaign Park District Natural AreasUrbana Park DistrictVermilion County Conservation DistrictGrand Prairie FriendsLand Conservation FoundationUpper Sangamon River Conservancythe Idea StoreAudubon SocietyAllerton Allies, and more. There will also be representatives talking about Extension programs, like Master NaturalistMaster Gardener, and Money Mentors. Everyone will be spread out from the pavilion to the herb garden for a casual atmosphere to ask questions and sign up to volunteer with local organizations.

Help spread the word and recruit volunteers for our local environment. For questions contact Amanda at You are encouraged to register below to receive an email reminder, but registration is not required.


Who: Open to the public and all are welcome.
What: Volunteer Fair with East Central Illinois Master Naturalist Partners
When: Thursday, August 18 from 6-7 pm
Where: Meadowbrook Park’s Garden Pavilion
Why: Get connected with your local environment by lending a hand to local organizations on the front lines of conservation and restoration


(Thursday) 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Meadowbrook Park's Garden Pavilion


University of Illinois Extension