Botanist Chris Benda (aka Illinois Botanizer) travels throughout Illinois every year, visiting nature preserves, leading nature tours for the public, and en-countering all kinds of neat plants and animals. Join him as he presents photographs highlighting his best nature encounters of 2023. Registration is required. Please call Jennifer Randolph, the Natural Resources Coordinator, at 618-457-4836. This program is free and open to the public. Giant City State Park is located at 235 Giant City Rd, Makanda, IL 62958.