Prepare for Spring by entering the Park District’s first Annual Birdhouse Contest. This is an opportunity for anyone or any family, club or team to let their creativity show. You do not need to be an expert carpenter….or even a novice one. This contest is about you and how you imagine a birdhouse might be designed and built. Think “what would a bird like”?
Please open the PDF file for additional information on how to enter this exciting new contest.
Please note the new date for entry forms to be turned in has been changed to April 14th.
We are happy to announce that we are now offering Girls Lacrosse in conjunction with the Illinois Girls Lacrosse Association. The Spring League starts April 13th and runs thru June 8th. Check our Winter/Spring 2014 program for details.
The Winter/Spring 2014 is available below. Check it out for some great new classes. Additional Spring classes will be added to the program in February. Check website for updates and changes.
The Long Grove Park District seeks to enhance and preserve the quality of life and the environment and to acquire and protect our natural lands for the benefit of our present and future residents.
Liberty Prairie Conservancy recognized our own Barbara Turner with their first Lake County Conservation Award at their annual meeting in May, 2011. Barbara Turner has long been a passionate voice for conservation in Long Grove, her pride and joy is the 36-acre Reed-Turner Woodland Nature Preserve.
After taking a class taught by renowned naturalist and writer May T. Watts at the Morton Arboretum in the late 1970