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Eaglefest coming in February

updated: 1/24/2020 12:17 PM

The annual 2020 Eagle Fest event will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 1 at the Jerry F. Costello Lock & Dam in Modoc. Come watch for eagles with spotting scopes and meet some feathered friends from the World Bird Sanctuary. Tours of the lock and dam will be available.

The event is free, and families and leash-trained dogs are welcome. Watch for more details closer to the event. For details and directions, contact the Kaskaskia River Project Office at (618) 284-7160or email KaskyL&