Come learn about the most important surviving early map of Lake Forest and the recent journey to its new home at the Newberry Library in Chicago. Local historian Art Miller will talk about the history of the map. Jim Ackerman, Curator of Maps at the Newberry Library will...Read more
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
Sunday, May 3, 2020
On Sunday, May 3rd, the Foundation will hold its Annual Meeting and Historic Preservation Awards at Gorton Community Center beginning at 2:00 pm followed by a special member and guest reception at a beautiful nearby historic home. Location of the reception will be provided...Read more
Friday, June 19, 2020
5:30 - 7:30pm
The Preservation Foundation invites you to a late afternoon garden stroll in a beautiful Lake Forest garden. More details to follow. Reservations are required. Members $25, non-members $40.
You may use the button below to register.
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Saturday, July 25, 2020
10:00 am or 1:00 pm
The Lake Forest Preservation Foundation is pleased to present a docent-guided tour of Crab Tree Farm. The tours will feature the restored 1911 dairy farm buildings that now house an extensive Arts and Crafts collection of furniture and artwork including a limited-time...Read more
Friday, June 19, 2015
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Please join members and their guests for a beautiful evening in a stunning garden. This garden stroll will also include a brief guided tour of the newly restored Forest Park. Registration is required. Please call the office at 847-234-1230 or use the button below to register online.
Sunday, April 26, 2015
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The annual meeting of the membership of the Lake Forest Preservation Foundation will be held at Gorton Community Center on Sunday, April 26, 2015, starting at 2 pm with a reception immediately following at an historic home until 4 pm. Reception details and directions will be available to members at the meeting.
Sunday, March 22, 2015
2 - 4 PM
On Sunday, March 22, the Lake Forest Preservation Foundation will sponsor a panel presentation and discussion about the processes for modifying properties in Lake Forest, aimed at de-mystifying the steps in accomplishing this.