Date(s) - 08/01/2022 - 08/31/2022
Giant City State Park
MAKANDA, Ill.-For the month of August, Giant City State Park Visitor Center will be hosting a
photo exhibit for local Botanist, Christopher David Benda. These beautiful photos highlight rare
plant species and for every photo, a herbarium specimen is included.
For more information, contact the Giant City Visitor Center at 618-457-4836.
Giant City State Park is administered by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources. The
mission of the IDNR is to manage, conserve and protect Illinois’ natural, recreational and cultural
resources, further the public’s understanding and appreciation of those resources, and promote
the education, science and public safety of Illinois’ natural resources for present and future