As part of the Elgin’s Heritage Month, join the Friends of the Lords Park Zoo in celebrating the zoo’s history and learn more about the events and programs planned throughout the summer. Volunteers from the Stillman Valley Nature Center featuring owls, hawks and other rescued raptors will join the festivities. Local organizations such as Elgin Public museum, Elgin Historical Society, Izaak Walton League, Elgin Fire Barn Museum, the Gail Borden Library, and Hanover Township Services will have information available. Friends of the Lord’s Park Zoo accepts volunteers for Zoo Greeters. Free popcorn, cake, bottled water, balloons, and more!
Location: Lords Park-Farm Animal Zoo Area, 100 Oakwood Blvd.
Contact: Terry Gabel, 847-638-3458
Time: 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.