Kids Corner Home Things to Do 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. Wild Birds of Illinois June 12th, 2013 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Join us at Fox Ridge for a one hour introductory session on Wild Birds of Illinois. There isn’t a much better place for bird watching…more details Wildflowers of Illinois June 26th, 2013 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Explore the vibrant colors and varied species of Wildflowers found at Starved Rock State Park. Starved Rock State Park is ‘in bloom’ all summer long.…more details Illinois Mammals July 17th, 2013 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm What is that creature that nibbles on your outdoor plants and why isn’t he interested in the weeds? Find out about the native mammals of…more details Illinois Geology August 7th, 2013 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm What did it really take to carve out the canyons of Starved Rock State Park? Join us as we explore the long past and the…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!