Kids Corner Home Activities & Hiking Hey kids! Looking for fun and facts to help plan your visit to Starved Rock State Park? You have come to the right place. Explore our fun online resources & get to Starved Rock for endless activities & Educational Programs. The information below is provided thanks to the Illinois Natural History Survey, a division of the Institute of Natural Resource Sustainability at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the Illinois Department of Natural Resources. UPCOMING EVENTS Search for upcoming events, educational programs, family activities, & more. Historic Trolley Tours April 4th, 2015 March: Saturday & Sundays 12:00-1:30 and 1:30-3pm April & May: Saturday 3-4:30 & Sunday 12-1:30, 1:30-3 & 3-4:30 June-October: Monday-Saturday 3-4:30 pm, Sundays 12:00-1:30, 1:30-3…more details Wildlife Prairie Park Presents “Amazing Animals” at Starved Rock Visitors Center April 12th, 2015 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm Skunks, turtles, and owls, oh my! Get up close and personal with these native critters, and many more. See what makes them so absolutely amazing!…more details Short Stories to Tall Tales: a Fur Trade Adventure at Starved Rock Visitors Center April 19th, 2015 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm Meet Andre’ St. Pierre, 18th Century French – Indian fur trader. History has never been so much fun! Andre will present an entertaining and educational…more details Annual Wildflower Pilgrimage April 25th, 2015 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Enjoy the great variety of spring wildflowers at Starved Rock. Guided hikes leave from the visitor center at 9:00am & 1:00pm each day. Hikes are…more details Worksheets & Games Activities & Worksheets A Closer Look at Trees – Tree Identification Worksheet Fish Anatomy Insects and Their Habitats Worksheet Tracks in the Snow – Animal Identification Worksheet Sign Langauge – Sign Identification Worksheet Fun & Games Eagle Finger Puppets Bat Finger Puppets Respect the River – Coloring Poster Respect the River – Draw Your Own Scene Facts & Guides Fishing Guide Book Mammals of Illinois Mollusks Salamanders of Illinois Wild About Birds! Wild About Frogs! Snakes of Illinois Turtles of Illinois Safety & Etiquette Give Wildlife Room – Wildlife Viewing Guide Respect the River – How to be a river-friendly camper placemat Respect the River – Fishing 101 Poison Ivy – Leaves of 3 – Let It Be!