Earth Week Events

April 16, 2012 Melissa Haak 0
Earth Day is Sunday April 22, but there are activities and events all over Lake County happening all week long. Tuesday April 17-Saturday April 21 During open Hours, Earth Day at the Prairie Grass Nature Museum, Round Lake […]


Free Earth Week Events with LCFPD

April 16, 2012 Melissa Haak 0
April 22, 2012 will mark the 42nd Earth Day. To celebrate, the Lake County Forest Preserves have a week of FREE activities planned for families. You can celebrate spring, learn about ecology, join nature walks or lend […]

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Weekend Events in Lake County {14-15 April}

April 14, 2012 Melissa Haak 0
Free and/or Drop-in Events happening in and around Lake County this weekend (events that require advance registration can be found on our calendar). Want  your event on this list? Get it on our calendar by filling out this […]

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Key Lime Cove Brings Key West to Gurnee

April 11, 2012 Genevieve 0
I love summer. But, I also love the Midwest. . . See the dilemma? From November ‘til March our world is a dark, snowy, icebox. But for a mid-winter reprieve, our family escapes to the […]

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Tasty Tuesday: Good Feed at The Silo

April 10, 2012 Loralie 0
If you’ve driven down Rockland Road in Lake Bluff, just east of Waukegan Road, chances are you’ve noticed a unique building.  Resembling a ramshackle train depot with a giant grain silo, “The Silo,” is a […]