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Summer 2018 Horizons Magazine Available Online

Check out our newest issue of Horizons, with news, education programs, events and more.

 
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Green Youth Farm
May 22, 2018 11:59 PM

Fresh Produce Available

Through early October, purchase organically grown produce from the Green Youth Farm, located in North Chicago.

 
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18-Month 2018-2019 Transitional Budget Approved

In order to continue moving toward the 100-Year Vision and Strategic Plan to preserve and sustain Lake County’s natural landscape, and extend community outreach and education...

 
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Summer Concert Series

Music lovers, dance lovers, outdoor lovers, get ready for award-winning performers playing under the stars at the annual Events in the Plaza music series at Independence Grove...

 
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Safety Alert: Theft Prevention Tips

Safeguard against auto burglary. When property is left unlocked or in plain view, it invites trouble.​

 
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New Dunn Museum Opens Its Doors

After spending more than a year relocating its vast historic collections and building brand-new exhibitions from scratch, the Forest Preserves announces the opening of the new Bess Bower Dunn Museum of Lake County, in Libertyville.

 
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Give Back to Nature with the Lake County Forest Preserves

Are you seeking to expand your knowledge, meet new people and make a difference? We have a variety of volunteer opportunities that can help you reach those goals.

 
 
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