DECATUR, Ill. – Join the Macon County master naturalists for a family-friendly tour of Fairview Park to enjoy the festive autumn foliage and learn about the park’s wide variety of trees. Walk in the Park will be 2 to 4 p.m. Sept. 29 at 1455 W. Fairview Park Drive, Decatur.
Start your tour at the main pavilion to pick up a free identification guide and a map showing where more than 80 species of trees are located throughout the park. Bring the whole family for this interactive tour and walk, drive, ride a bicycle or hop on the free shuttle to visit the activity stations.
Visit stations along the way for master naturalist guided tours and learn about tree identification techniques. Stations explore topics from species of oak trees to exotic invasive species.
The walk is free. Light refreshments will be available. For more information, call 217-877-6042.