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4 Benefits of Living In a Garden-Style or Park-Style Apartment

We take immense pride in our apartment buildings. We also know that besides the apartments themselves, it’s important to think about the environment and surroundings of those apartments. This is why at Kelmscott Park Apartments we love the idea of creating a park-style setting for our residents in Lake Forest. With beautiful gardens designed by…

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The Best Local Pumpkin Patches Near Lake Forest

The best pumpkin patches near Lake Forest Illinois Going to a pumpkin patch to pick the best pumpkin isn't just about finding the perfect Halloween jack-o-lantern. It's a chance to head out with loved ones in a cherished autumn custom full of exciting activities. Many offer low-cost activities like hayrides, corn mazes, and games for the…

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7 Creative Hobbies for People Who Love the DIY Life

Do you enjoy new DIY hobbies? Knitting, crocheting, and painting are examples of creative activities that are beneficial to activitaing your brain. They increase cognitive capacities, lift your spirits, and reduce stress. Not to mention, they're entertaining. You only need to choose one and stay with it (or in our case… stitch to it.) 1. Knitting…

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Picasso at the Lapin Agile: A Play by Steve Martin

Picasso at the Lapin Agile By Steve Martin Directed by Barry Edelstein CRITIC'S CHOICE "Artful comedy—a crisp and satisfying revival! Steve Martin tosses in goofy anachronisms and wordplay and convention-flouting twists with the distractible glee of a kid discovering new toys." —The San Diego Union-Tribune Steve Martin continues his creative relationship with The Old Globe,…

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How to Plant a Patio Garden for Your Apartment

For most people, planting a garden is all about flowers. From a cook's perspective, it's all about food. Flowers are nice, but vegetables are practical. And when space in the garden is tight, I will always choose culinary over ornamental. With innovative pots and planters that have self-watering reservoirs, it's easier than ever to grow…

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Lake Forest College Names First Female President, Makes History

It’s International Women’s History Month! We are celebrating women by showcasing a momentous occasion for women in education. Dr. Jill M. Baren has been named Lake Forest College's first female president. The Board of Trustees has accelerated Lake Forest College's history-making momentum by appointing Dr. Jill M. Baren as the College's first woman president, following…

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Live Music: Spin Doctors at the Gorton Community Center

Spin DoctorsPart of the Gorton Center Live Series DATE: February 26 TIME: 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm PRICE: $79 – $119 LOCATION: Gorton Community Center 400 E. Illinois Road, Lake Forest, IL 60045+ Google Map RESOURCES: Spin Doctors Get up close with the Spin Doctors in their exclusive Chicago-area concert on February 26th!   Flashback… 1991, when a band with…

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Come See Wildlife and Walk the Trails at the Wildlife Discovery Center

HOURS & ADMISSION OUTDOOR TRAILS THE WDC'S OUTDOOR TRAILS ARE OPEN TUES/FRI/SAT/SUN 10-4. IMPORTANT:  As it has taken a while for our animals to re-acclimate to having guests, please keep your voices low, movements slow, and stay on the trail.  All visitors are required to wear a mask/face covering. No exceptions.  Also, visitors must be…

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