During the 10 years that Friends worked to save Thorn Creek Woods and get it established as a nature preserve, Lieutenant Governor Paul Simon toured the area, with members of the public, in September 1969, to gain first-hand information and assess the area’s qualifications. In those days Friends was called the Thorn Creek Preservation Association (TCPA).
GOOD NEWS! Our garlic sale is continuing during Nature Center Open Hours – Fridays and Sundays from Noon to 4 pm. (updated 10/07/2017)