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Lake County Forest Preserves | Preservation, Restoration, Education and Recreation

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Group Use Request Form

Please fill out the request form below to inquire about Group Use Reservations for the Independence Grove beach and marina. If you are unable to fill out the form or would prefer to inquire over the phone, please contact Independence Grove at 847-968-3499 or by email.

* Field is Required

 

EVENTS

18
Jul

Birding Lake County

July 18, 2019 (06:30 PM - 07:30 PM)
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Time:06:30 PM - 07:30 PM

Start planning your fall birding excursions by joining Nan Buckardt as she discusses birding habitats and shares her favorite places to view birds each season.
 
20
Jul

Pop Up Paddle: Kayak

July 20, 2019 (03:30 PM - 05:30 PM)
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Time:03:30 PM - 05:30 PM

Explore from a solo kayak. Watch for wildlife and learn about aquatic plants. Brief paddle instruction provided.
 
20
Jul

Rx for Health: Walking in Nature

July 20, 2019 (04:00 PM - 05:30 PM)
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Time:04:00 PM - 05:30 PM

Join a health professional and an educator on this walk to explore the preserve as we improve our health.
 
20
Jul

Summer Night Hike

July 20, 2019 (08:30 PM - 09:30 PM)
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Time:08:30 PM - 09:30 PM

Observe wildlife after the sun sets on this 1-mile guided hike that focuses on nocturnal animal adaptations and sounds.
 
21
Jul

Grasslands of Lake County

July 21, 2019 (08:00 AM - 09:30 AM)
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Time:08:00 AM - 09:30 AM

Explore this unique ecosystem rich in biodiversity and discover the variety of plants and animals that call it home.
 
22
Jul

Summer Camp: Lake County Time Travelers

July 22, 2019-July 26, 2019 (09:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
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Time:09:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Travel back in time by exploring the exhibit galleries at the Dunn Museum and journey through over 10,000 years of Lake County history. Campers will travel from prehistoric times to the 1930s through a variety of activities, games, crafts, and museum explorations.
 
23
Jul

Frogs

July 23, 2019 (10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
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Time:10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for a morning filled with leaping frogs and wiggling tadpoles. We’ll discover the unique life cycle of frogs and other amphibians during this hands-on program.
 
24
Jul

Bonner Heritage Farm Tour

July 24, 2019 (01:00 PM - 01:30 PM)
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Time:01:00 PM - 01:30 PM
Location: Bess Bower Dunn Museum, Libertyville, IL -60048


Learn about the people, the land and the events of this historic 1850s farmstead on this guided tour.
 
24
Jul

Turtle Meet and Greet

July 24, 2019 (02:30 PM - 03:30 PM)
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Time:02:30 PM - 03:30 PM

Discover the fascinating life history of some of our local turtles. Learn what you can do to help our turtle neighbors through hands-on activities and a guided walk.
 

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AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT (ADA)

Need special accommodations? If you have a disability or require certain accommodations in order to observe or attend our meetings, programs or events, or have questions regarding accessibility of our facilities, please email or call our Americans With Disabilities Act coordinator at 847-968-3214.


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