Monthly Archives: February 2012


Get a year-long individual membership to Friends of Ryerson Woods for just $15 (usually $35). It’s our Leap Day Special for all of our friends! Membership perks include discounts, invitations to special events and more! (Not valid for previously purchased … Continue reading

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Listen to Dale Bowman’s “Outside”

Take a listen to Chicago Sun-Times columnist Dale Bowman share his passion for the natural world in his podcast “Outside” (via iTunes). This week Bowman interviewed Friends of Ryerson Woods Advisory Board member Doug Stotz, Ph.D., and senior conservation ecologist for the Field Museum.  He gives context to the eruption of snowy owls this winter, then discusses other topics, from Northerly Island to Dixon Waterfowl Refuge. Take a listen!


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Art Opening: Photographs by Colleen Plumb

Sunday, March 4, 2012 1:00 – 3 :00 p.m. FREE ADMISSION Don’t miss the Chicago area opening of Animals Are Outside Today, an exhibition of photographs by Colleen Plumb. In this solo show, Plumb examines relationships between humans and animals, studying … Continue reading

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