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Upcoming Events

Winter Solstice Celebration

Jeff Goldberg

Winter Solstice Celebration

Wednesday, December 21

4 PM - 6 PM

All Ages.

Registration is closed.

Registration closed at 12 am CST the day of the program.

Email with questions or to inquire about accommodations. View our up to date COVID-19 protocols.


Celebrate the coming of the light this winter solstice. We will take night hikes, drink cocoa by the fire in the heated pavilion, make a bird feeder and learn how animals adapt to winter.

Adult supervisior required.

Out of respect for all program participants, please leave pets at home. Service animals permitted.

Come anytime between 4–6 pm. We will offer two 30–45-minute hikes. If you want to join a hike, arrive by 4:15 or 5:15. Dress for the weather.

Meet at Hastings Lake, Shelter A. with questions.

For up to date COVID-19 protocols visit:


Hastings Lake 21155 W Gelden Road
Lake Villa, IL, 60046

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