Friday, November 1, 2019

Sun, Nov 3, 2019

Gorton Community Center  
Sunday, November 3, 2019
4:00 - 6:00 p.m

A panel of renowned experts will discuss the science and effects of a changing climate on our community.

Stay tuned for the video! Coming soon.

Speakers include:
Tom Skilling, Chief Meteorologist, WGN-TV
Seth Darling, Senior Scientist, Director, Argonne Center for Molecular Engineering
Mary Gade, President, Gade Environmental Group LLC
Doug Sisterson, Research Meteorologist Environmental Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory
Don Wuebbles, Harry E. Preble Endowed Professor, Department of Atmospheric Sciences, University of Illinois


Sponsored by Lake Forest Open Lands
in partnership with the Gorton Community Center and the Deerpath Inn.

 

A panel of renowned experts will discuss the science and effects of a changing climate on our community.

Speakers include:
Tom Skilling, Chief Meteorologist, WGN-TV
Seth Darling, Senior Scientist, Director, Argonne Center for Molecular Engineering
Mary Gade, President, Gade Environmental Group LLC
Doug Sisterson, Research Meteorologist Environmental Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory
Don Wuebbles, Harry E. Preble Endowed Professor, Department of Atmospheric Sciences, University of Illinois


Sponsored by Lake Forest Open Lands
in partnership with the Gorton Community Center and the Deerpath Inn.

 

Free admission,
pre-registration required

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Don't miss Herps and Hops in November!

Sun, Nov 3, 2019

The future John and Jean Greene Nature Preserve  
Sunday, November 17, 2019
1:00 - 3:00 p.m

There are over 13 miles of trails ready to be explored in Lake Forest Open Lands. We'll provide a sneak peek of the future Jean and John Greene Nature Preserve at McCormick Ravine with afternoon guided tours. Or you can set out on self-guided hiking at one of our other six preserves. Think global, hike local!

In a mere 120 minutes a week, you can increase your overall wellness (source); spend some of those in nature with us! Docents will be out to help you maximize your hiking enjoyment. For those who can't join us at the future Jean and John Greene Nature Preserve @ McCormick Ravine, there are many ways to get outside and be a part of National Take a Hike Day, in Lake Forest or anywhere.

See links below for more ways to engage with nature while out hiking:

Find one of our six preserves that's right for you!

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No Dogs Please

Don't miss Herps and Hops in November!

Thu, Nov 21, 2019

History Center Lake Forest-Lake Bluff  
Thursday, November 21, 2019
6:00 p.m

Let's celebrate the season together! Join us for the opening of this special exhibit featuring the work of James Leland Lockhart, a Lake Forest resident and one of America's foremost wildlife artists. Lockhart's grandson, Blair Lockhart, will share a few anecdotes about his grandfather and the family's artistic legacy. Selected works will be for sale, along with with 2020 calendars featuring twelve of his beautiful works. Prosecco and light appetizers will be served.

Members only: Free!