Kendall County’s annual New Year’s Day Hike to return to Hoover Forest Preserve

The annual Kendall County New Year’s Day Hike will take place at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 1, at Hoover Forest Preserve on Fox Road in Yorkville.

Everyone is invited to participate.

Meet at the parking lot by the Eagles Nest pavilion. The hike will last about one hour to 90 minutes. Be prepared to learn about and look for wildlife, edible plants and identification of native plants.

Dress appropriately for the weather and for hiking.

Admission is three cans of soup: one can for the soup pot for lunch, the other two for the Kendall County Community Food Pantry.

For information, call Al Birdwell at 630-553-9096.

Check out the event’s Facebook page at New Years Day Hike@day1hike.