Friends Gatherings

All are invited to become a Member of the Friends of Hackmatack NWR. All members are invited to our Friends Gatherings, which are held quarterly.  Enjoy knowledgeable guest speakers, presentations, good company and learn more about what is happening in & around the Refuge.

Have you missed a meeting?  Many of our events and meetings have been recorded and are published on our You Tube Channel. Visit Friends of Hackmatack NWR on You Tube!

Ten Years and Growing!

Ten Years and Growing!

March 8, 2022 6:30 PM Virtual Gathering via Zoom Please join us as we kick off Hackmatack National Wildlife Refuge's 10th year with a virtual meeting of our Friends board with our members and friends. We'll gather on Zoom to learn how the refuge...

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Sneak Peak: Celebrating 10 Years of Hackmatack NWR

Sneak Peak: Celebrating 10 Years of Hackmatack NWR

Mark your calendars for the 10-Year Hackmatack NWR Annual Meeting Celebration! November 8, 2022 Gala Members Celebration & Art Show Dole Mansion/Lakeside Center Crystal Lake, IL We want your art! Bookmark The Nature of Hackmatack to view the...

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Summer Gathering

Summer Gathering

Tuesday, June 8, 2021 5:30 PM Village of Spring Grove Hatchery Park 2314 Hatchery Rd, Spring Grove You are invited to join fellow Friends of Hackmatack NWR members for a tour of Spring Grove's Hatchery Park. Located at the site of the first...

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