Little Lake County

Outdoor Dining in Lake County

by Melissa Haak in Dining Lake County 1

Outdoor dining is now open! Your favorite restaurants have missed you as much as you have missed them. Summer is always a popular time for outdoor dining but as we enter Phase 3 it’s the [...]

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Upcoming Events

Jul
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2:00 pm SCIENCE JUNIOR @ Lake Forest Library Facebook Page
SCIENCE JUNIOR @ Lake Forest Library Facebook Page
Jul 9 @ 2:00 pm – 2:15 pm
What sinks and what floats? How does gravity work? Learn about science through fun, hands‑on experiments. Dress for a mess! https://www.facebook.com/LakeForestLibrary/ June 16: How to Make an Exploding LEGO Volcano July 13: Learn how to make fishbowl [...]
2:00 pm VIRTUAL: DIY: Birds Feast @ Round Lake Area Public Library Facebook Page
VIRTUAL: DIY: Birds Feast @ Round Lake Area Public Library Facebook Page
Jul 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Make a simple birds feast with a toilet paper tube, peanut butter, and some bird seed.  Watch how, then go bird watching in your backyard! This program will take place on Facebook.  Not sure where [...]
3:00 pm Barrington Farmers Market @ Village Center
Barrington Farmers Market @ Village Center
Jul 9 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Barrington Farmers Market returns to the Village Center at Park Avenue and Cook Streets. This popular market is held every Thursday from 2:00 – 7:00 p.m. The market features fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, [...]
3:00 pm Vernon Hills Farmers Market @ Century Park
Vernon Hills Farmers Market @ Century Park
Jul 9 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Established in 2019, the Farmers Market at Vernon Hills Park District offers a variety of vendors selling fresh produce, meats, baked goods, and much more. Our market is open every Thursday from 3pm – 7pm [...]
6:00 pm [Online] Owls: Live Program @ Zoom
[Online] Owls: Live Program @ Zoom
Jul 9 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Learn how specialized feathers, beaks, and talons help owls rule the food chain. Get a close-up look at local owl study skins and our live education owl. Presented by the Lake County Forest Preserve This [...]
6:00 pm LEGO CLUB @ Fox Lake District Library
LEGO CLUB @ Fox Lake District Library
Jul 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Open to builders of all ages! Enjoy a chance to free build with friends or take on Miss Courtney’s special Master Builder challenges in the Children’s Activity Center! Register for an email reminder so you don’t [...]
Jul
10
Fri
7:00 am Lake Bluff Farmers Market @ Village Green
Lake Bluff Farmers Market @ Village Green
Jul 10 @ 7:00 am – 12:00 pm
The 2019 Lake Bluff Farmers’ Market will begin on June 7 and continue through October 11, 2019.  Each Market will be held on a Friday from 7:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Please click here to view [...]
8:00 am Garden Market at Elawa Farm @ Elawa Farm
Garden Market at Elawa Farm @ Elawa Farm
Jul 10 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
The Garden Market begins mid-May and runs through October, featuring produce, herbs and flowers harvested directly from the Elawa Garden and from selected local visiting vendors. Our small-scale Market Garden provides a remarkable array of [...]
8:00 am Mindful Summer – SLIME! @ Online
Mindful Summer – SLIME! @ Online
Jul 10 @ 8:00 am – 8:30 am
Have the slime of your life creating Mindful Sime with Coach Lisa Lombardi! We will please our senses and stay in the present. Any worries will be put aside as we have a blast creating [...]
10:00 am Storytime with the Indian Trails... @ Indian Trails Public Library Website
Storytime with the Indian Trails... @ Indian Trails Public Library Website
Jul 10 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Storytime with the Indian Trails Public Library (best for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers) posted on their website.
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