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The 2019 Maple Syrup Fest is coming up!

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Touch of Nature Environmental Center serves Southern Illinois University, the region and the nation as an outdoor laboratory for experiential learning, a field site for research, and a provider of therapeutic recreation, environmental education, adventure education, personal and interpersonal growth experiences and facilities services. Through its four entities,

Touch of Nature strives to create a safe, and fun learning environment for all its guests and participants.  Let's get in touch.  

NEWS AT TOUCH 

How Sweet it is Winter Mini Camp - Feb. 15-16

Winter Mini Camp

Campers 7-12 will learn about tree, winter birds and animals, and the art of maple syrup production.  There's an overnight and a day camp component.  Find out more information and register here

Get an Early Start on Summer Camp Registration

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Early bird discounts are available now through March 15.  View descriptions on our EdVenture Camps page, and register your camper or campers here.    

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