Highlights

Why Make A Gift? Our work connects people to nature every single day of the year.
The Annual Fund makes it possible!

 

Hot Chocolate, Stories and Santa on the Prairie!
Sunday, December 11th, 2:00 to 4:00.

Get away from the holiday hub-bub!
Show: Nov. 18 - Dec. 31

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Upcoming Events

  • West Skokie Nature Preserve  
    Saturday, December 3, 2016
    9:00 a.m. - noon

    Winter volunteer work day activities include invasive woody plant removal.
    Trail access and parking are located off of Westleigh...

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  • Mellody Farm Nature Preserve  
    Sunday, December 11, 2016
    2:00 - 4:00 p.m

    Enjoy an afternoon of holiday cheer at this family fun event! Ride a horse-drawn wagon through the preserve with jolly old St. Nick and...

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  • Mellody Farm Nature Preserve  
    Mondays, January 30th - March 13th
    (no class on February 20th)
    1:00-3:00 p.m.

    Set out on an outdoor adventure to...

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  • Greenbelt Cultural Center  
    Saturday, April 22, 2017
    9:00 a.m. - noon

    The Center for...

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  • Mellody Farm Nature Preserve  
    Saturday, May 13, 2017
    8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m
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    Welcome in spring with Lake Forest Open Lands and The City of Lake Forest. A wide variety of native grasses, woodland wildflowers, prairie and savanna plants, shrubs and trees will be available for purchase. Arborists and plant specialists will be on hand to answer questions. ...

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  • SAVE THE DATE!
    Saturday, June 24, 2017
    5:30 - 11:00 p.m.

    Lake Forest Oen Lands'
    Conservation Campus
    350 N. Waukegan Rd.
    Lake Forest

    Please join Lake Forest Open Lands in celebration of 50 years of engaging and expanding our community's commitment to...

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  • Middlefork Farm Nature Preserve  
    Sunday, September 24, 2017
    4:00 - 7:00 p.m
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