Because the Ballard Nature Center is a non-profit organization that relies entirely on grants, gifts, and donations, the Ballard Nature Center board hosts fundraising events to generate needed funds for the operation and the maintenance of the facility.
Join Ballard Nature Center at its annual banquet this fall on November 14, 2015 at the Effingham Knights of Columbus Hall.
Social Hour from 5:30 – 7 p.m.
Live music by Allie Keck
Dinner at 7 p.m.
Meal by Deb's Catering
Desserts by Friends of Ballard Nature Center
Raffle, silent and live auctions and other festivities throughout the evening!
Please purchase tickets prior to the event
More Information (PDF, 668 KB)
Banquet Ticket Order & Sponsorship Form (PDF, 37 KB)
$30 per single
$60 per couple
$500 corporate sponsor
If you are interested in donating to the Ballard Nature Center, please contact the center at (618) 483-6856 or by E-Mail