Shedding Light on Owls

With shorter days and less obstructed views, winter is a great time to try to spot these elusive creatures

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Visitor Centers Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday

In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, all Forest Preserve visitor centers will close at noon Wednesday, November 21, and remain closed Thursday, November 22 and Friday, November 23.

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Forest Preserve District Unveils 2019 Lineup of Special Events

The year kicks off with 'Snow Day Fest' and a Frida Kahlo exhibit in January.

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