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Friends 2022 Photo Contest Winners
The winners of the Friends 2022 Photo Contest where announced at Holiday Happening, Dec. 3.
KVR Discovery Center Donors Celebrated
Donors to the KVR Discovery Center enhancement project gathered Fri. Dec. 2 at the KVR Visitor Center.
Friends Fall 2022 Newsletter
Friends at the 2022 Pasta Supper
Celebrating Friends Volunteers
Friends of Kickapoo Valley honor the volunteers that make it all happen. Good food and friends May 12 at the La Farge Park.
WinterFest 2022 a Success!
KVR WinterFest 2022 was Saturday, Jan. 8. Events and fun for all ages. The Friends of KIckapoo Valley Reserve volunteers provided some great food!
Friends Turn Over Forest School Building
On Oct. 21 Friends of Kickapoo Valley Reserve handed over the keys to the new Forest School building to the Kickapoo Valley Reserve. The Friends held official ownership during construction. Above, Friends Board members hand the keys to Reserve Board member Scott Lind who supervised construction.
Kickapoo Pearls Now Available
KICKAPOO PEARLS: REDISCOVERED It could be said that the Kickapoo Valley History Project was a once in a generation effort—but that would sell it short.
FoKVR Receives Prairie Seeder Donation
Friends of the Kickapoo Valley Reserve received the generous donation of a tractor mounted prairie seeder from Steve Cottrell. Shown above with KVR Property Manager Jason Leis and FoKVR president Tom Miron.
Friends Adopt A Highway Clean Up
The Friends Adopt a Highway segment is along Hwy 131 from Harris Rd (just north of the Visitor Center) north to Cty Hwy P. The South half of the segment was completed Sunday, Apr 23. The North half Saturday, Apr 29.
Garlic Mustard Gathering
Garlic Mustard Gathering was a weeklong, volunteer driven, stewardship event to remove invasive species (garlic mustard plants) from the Kickapoo Valley Reserve landscape. Over 300 pounds of garlic mustard was pulled!
KVR Plant Walks
Watch for upcoming 2023 Plant Walks with volunteer local plant experts. Explore the unique and beautiful botany of the KVR! Click image for more information.
Earth Day Poetry Contest!
Open to youth in grades 3 to 8. Tap/click image for more info.