Outdoor club will meet twice a week from March-May. We will have meetings on *Wednesdays and Thursdays for 1 hour. We will meet from 3:00pm-4:00pm (*Except on Early Dismissals).
Outdoor Club Trips- We will conduct three trips during Outdoor Club. Trips will be conducted after school on Fridays. We will not provide transportation and Field Trip Permission slips will go home for each trip. Two of the field trips will be hikes/bike rides at local parks (Perry Farm/Kankakee River SP/etc.). The locations will be determined during the school year. The last field trip will be a fishing trip to one of the local parks.
Outdoor Club Topics: Fall Edible Plants and Fungi; Learn how to use a Duck Call; Species of Ducks and where to find them; Whitetail Deer habitat and characteristics; Upland Game habitat and how to plant for it. Outdoor Club Spring: Eastern Wild Turkey, how to talk turkey, and where to find them; Spring Edible Plants and Fungi; How to make Jam; Fishing in Illinois; Fishing in Salt Water. The last unit will be a casting and fishing unit.