Sunday, October 14, 2018
Restoration Workday: Ela Prairie (Cuba Marsh)
(01:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
Grab some work gloves and join other volunteers to save some of Lake County's natural areas. Workdays are a great opportunity to spend time outdoors, make new friends who share a concern for the preserves and make a meaningful contribution.
2018 Ethel Untermyer Conservation Forum: Preserving Lake County
(01:30 PM - 03:00 PM)
Lake County has a rich history of preservation. Join Dunn Museum curator, Diana Dretske, as we step back in time to meet the individuals whose efforts preserved the county’s historical and natural heritage, such as Robert Vogel, pictured here in 1957 with the Museum’s 420 million-year-old fossil.
Symbols of Illinois: Big Bluestem
(01:30 PM - 02:30 PM)
Celebrate the Illinois Bicentennial (1818–2018) by learning about state symbols. Each program in this 10-part series teaches about the origin and natural history of the state symbols, and may also include a walk.
Guided Hike Lake County
(02:00 PM - 03:30 PM)
Join us for a guided walk on this year’s Hike Lake County trails. Walk a new trail each session.