Fox Valley Wildlife Center hosted a Fall Festival to raise money for injured and orphaned animals The event took place at Elburn Woods on Sunday. Courtney Boborci (right) watches her daughters Madigan, 10, and Fiona, 7, decorate a pumpkin.
There were also games, food and raffles at the event. Many other children showed to decorate pumpkins, tour the facility and enjoy the day. The wildlife center, located in the Elburn Woods Forest Preserve off Route 38 in Elburn, is a private, nonprofit organization that provides care for wild animals that are in need of help. Photos by Mary Herra