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Kline Creek Farm
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St. James Farm
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Get out to DuPage forest preserves for a healthier body, sharper mind and happier you!
Top 5 Things to Do in the Preserve This Week April 21, 2017
Explore Spring Brook Creek; experience lamb shearing; go on a nature scavenger hunt; go native with landscaping; explore volunteering.
Top 5 Things to Do in the Preserves This Week April 14, 2017
Lend a helping hand; learn why we burn; help kids explore nature; get fit in nature; delight in the sounds of jazz.
Top 5 Things to Do in the Preserves This Week April 7, 2017
Spring into volunteering; learn why we burn; get fit in nature; hike under the "Pink Moon;" delight in the spring bird migration.
Top 5 Things to Do in the Preserves This Week March 31, 2017
Cache in, trash out; drop a line; make a bee abode; be a junior ranger; discover birding.
Top 5 Things to Do in the Preserves This Week March 24, 2017
Kids, drop a line; explore the workings of Mayslake; look for animal tracks; go on a ranger adventure; discover how to paint.
Top 5 Things to Do in the Preserves This Week March 17, 2017
Get sticky with maple syrup; enjoy a birder's musical delight; go on a treasure hunt; get fit in nature; become a dragonfly monitor.
Top 5 Things to Do in the Preserves This Week March 10, 2017
Meet nature's cleanup crew; explore your tackle box; witness a sky dance; bake delicious bread; get sticky with maple syrup.
Top 5 Things to Do in the Preserves This Week March 3, 2017
Tap into a sweet tradition; discover how animals survive winter; get fit in nature; go native with landscaping; protect your waterways; be mesmerized.
Top 5 Things to Do in the Preserves This Week Feb. 24, 2017
Go native with your landscaping; discover CSI in nature; spot a short-eared owl; celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday; tap into sweet traditions.
Top 5 Things to Do in the Preserves This Week Feb. 17, 2017
Make your own taffy; color your world; see newborn lambs; join the great backyard bird count; take aim at a fun sport; explore blizzards and beauty.
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