Sunday, October 20, 2019
2019 Ethel Untermeyer Conservation Forum: Recreating Mill Creek
(01:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
This decade-long project has transformed the landscape of Ethel’s Woods Forest Preserve in Antioch, recreating a healthy, meandering stream from one of Lake County's lowest quality lakes. Project Manager Leslie Berns will reveal the story of this complex restoration success.
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.
Chocolate in Life and Death
(02:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
Learn about how chocolate was made and consumed in ancient Mexico and its use in Dia de los Muertos traditions today. We’ll grind roasted cacao beans on a metate and demonstrate how to prepare a traditional drinking chocolate.