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We need assistance in our summer fishing camps which begin in June and run for eight weeks. Programs are held in the mornings at Independence Grove. For more information, contact Volunteer Coordinator, Mark Hurley at 847-968-3324.
Season passes to the swimming beach at Independence Grove Forest Preserve in Libertyville are on sale for Lake County residents. Purchase on or before May 1 and receive a 10 percent discount.
Have you ever wondered what type of bird lives in your backyard or what birds travel through your local forest preserve? Each spring, thousands of birds utilize Lake County Forest Preserve to feed, rest and nest.
Comic book artist Alex Ross will take part in a rare signing event at the Dunn Museum on Saturday, March 9, from 2–5 pm.
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Jan 25, 2019 11:11 AM
The work of legendary comic book artist, Alex Ross, is coming to the Dunn Museum in Libertyville.
ComEd’s $20,000 grant allowed the Forest Preserves to hire an additional staff member in our education department – the ComEd Science Instructor – to expand our capacity to serve Lake County youth in 2018.
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