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Preserve Highlights

 
  • 2019 History Symposium: Prohibition in Lake County

    The Dunn Museum seeks proposals for presentations and posters related to this year's theme: Prohibition...
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  • Spring Walks in Your Preserves

    Enjoy this beautiful spring weather with a guided walk through a preserve.
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Most preserves are open 6:30 am—sunset, daily. Today’s sunset time is 8:10 PM

Calendar of Events

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EVENTS

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Apr

Comic Book Cover Contest

April 01, 2019-June 01, 2019 (08:00 AM - 05:00 PM)
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Time:08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Draw or paint your own original comic book cover. Be inspired by your favorite characters or create a cover of your own. Submit your cover art to the Dunn Museum by June 1, for a chance to win a guided tour of the Marvelocity exhibition with comic book artist, Alex Ross!
 
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May

Spring Bird Walk: Ryerson

May 19, 2019 (07:00 AM - 09:00 AM)
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Time:07:00 AM - 09:00 AM

May is the month for songbird migration. Join skilled birders on these walks. Bring binoculars if you have them.
 
19
May
 
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Time:01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Grab some work gloves, help restore the environment, and get a behind-the-scenes look at your preserves!
 
21
May
 
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Time:09:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Grab some work gloves, help restore the environment, and get a behind-the-scenes look at your preserves!
 
21
May

Playdate with Nature

May 21, 2019 (01:00 PM - 02:30 PM)
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Time:01:00 PM - 02:30 PM

Move your kids outdoors for unstructured seasonal play activities, proven healthful and beneficial.
 
22
May

Spring Bird Walk: Fort Sheridan

May 22, 2019 (07:00 AM - 09:00 AM)
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Event's details

Time:07:00 AM - 09:00 AM

May is the month for songbird migration. Join skilled birders on these walks. Bring binoculars if you have them.
 
22
May

Small Discoveries: Mini Historian

May 22, 2019 (10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
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Time:10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Help your little ones become mini historians as they explore and learn about historical objects, create family trees, and more.
 
23
May

Restoration Workday: Old School

May 23, 2019 (09:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
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Time:09:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Grab some work gloves, help restore the environment, and get a behind-the-scenes look at your preserves!
 
24
May

Restoration Workday: Grassy Lake

May 24, 2019 (09:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
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Time:09:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Grab some work gloves, help restore the environment, and get a behind-the-scenes look at your preserves!
 
24
May
 
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Time:12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Location: Bess Bower Dunn Museum, Libertyville, IL -60048


Take a closer look at the exhibition Marvelocity: The Art of Alex Ross, on this 30 minute tour.
 
25
May

Restoration Workday: McDonald Woods

May 25, 2019 (09:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
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Time:09:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Grab some work gloves, help restore the environment, and get a behind-the-scenes look at your preserves!
 
25
May

County Pop Con Pre-Party

May 25, 2019 (12:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
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Time:12:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Visit the Dunn Museum ahead of the County Pop Con at the Lake County Fairgrounds in Grayslake to show off your cosplay, tour the exhibition Marvelocity: The Art of Alex Ross and participate in superhero activities.
 

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