4th Annual Harvest Dinner

Save the Date for our 4th annual Harvest Dinner !!

September 12th at The Nature Institute, 2213 S Levis Ln, Godfrey, Illinois 62035
Kids activities start at 3:30pm, Mayan Presentation at 4:45pm and Dinner at 6pm


This is going to be a great family friendly evening 🙂 So plan on bringing the parents, kids, friends and in-laws and enjoy a amazing family style meal while everyone enjoys all that TNI has to offer.

There will be live music by Waters Trifecta, kids active by the Piasa Palisades Sierra Club, a harvest coloring station, a presentation of the Mayan culture from our Guatemalan guest Ruben Dario Gomez Gonzalez and a observation bee hive to check out .

Dinner will be prepared by Chefs Aaron Whalen and David Cranmer.

First Course:
Oak roasted wild mushroom and goat cheese flat bread with basil infused balsamic reduction.

Second Course:
Mixed field greens accompanied by apples, walnuts, cucumber, crispy pancetta and port wine vinaigrette

Third Course:
Chilled end of season tomato gazpacho with red chile crème fraiche

Main Course:
Herb crusted pork loin, creamy cheddar grits, bacon braised Swiss chard and natural au jus.
Menu Subject to change

Desserts prepared by the MSPP board members. This year we are adding s’mores to roast around the fire !!

$25/adult; $10 for children 7+; kids 6 & under are free.