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Environmental Learning Center
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The Environmental Learning Center offers a unique combination of educational and recreational opportunities for school groups, youth groups, and community organizations.
Field trips for school groups are offered in the spring and fall.
Learn more about school group programs.
Youth group programs are also offered, featuring primitive camping and platform tents which are available from April through October.
Learn more about youth group programs.
The Center is open by permit only.
Photograph Courtesy of Glenn P. Knoblock
The Environmental Learning Center is located at 20851 S. Briarwood Lane, north of Route 30 and east of Wolf Road, in Mokena.
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17540 W. Laraway Road, Joliet, IL 60433
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