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Berry Picking

Strawberry and Berry Picking In Lake County

June 15, 2020 Tracy Rubel 2

Editor’s note: updated to reflect current Phase 3 conditions. My kids can’t get enough of berries. For them, the only thing better than eating sweet strawberries, blueberries, and raspberries is picking them. We are very […]

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Special Needs

March Special Needs Calendar

March 1, 2020 Melissa Haak 1

Children with special needs don’t need to miss out on regular fun and open play. We’ve rounded up this month’s events for families and children with special needs. Unless otherwise stated, all events require preregistration. […]

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Pumpkin Patches

Pumpkin Patches in Lake County

September 25, 2019 Tracy Rubel 0

In Fall, it is practically your civic duty to have a pumpkin outside of your home. Lots of places sell them, but it’s less fun to grab one at the grocery store when you can […]

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Outdoor Pools and Waterparks

Tot Swim Hours in Lake County

June 24, 2019 Tracy Rubel 0

I have two kids who are non-swimmers, and sometimes the pool during pool hours is way too chaotic for them. Last year we discovered tot open swim hours. During tot open swim hours, families with […]

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Spring

Native Plant Sales in Lake County

April 8, 2019 Melissa Haak 1

Spring plant sales offer a wide selection of beautiful and cost-effective planting options for your garden and landscape, and most offer native plants that are naturally perfect for our local weather and soil conditions. Another […]

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