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Spring 2017, Volume 5, Issue 3  
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The Grove Summer Camps
X-Treme X-Plorers
Little Acorns
Outdoor Discovery
Exciting Spring Programs
Pond Explorers
Read what people are saying about The Grove 
field trips.

Birders Love The Grove Store!

Open Daily
10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Critter Corner
Lesser Siren
Crafters & Artisans Wanted!
Craft Faire Angel
Nature Calendar
Air Station Prairie

Grove Heritage Association
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The Grove

1421 Milwaukee Ave.

Glenview, IL 60025



8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.



9 a.m.-5 p.m.


New Year's Day

July 4



Experience The Grove!
A National Historic Landmark and Illinois Nature Preserve
Dear Friend of The Grove,
We all enjoyed a relatively mild winter but it's still wonderful to welcome SPRING! Come out to The Grove to hear the birds singing and see the wildflowers in bloom. What a great time to explore the fascinating creatures in our ponds and discover the wonders of our native wildlife. How about joining us for Earth Da y at Air Station Prairie with a trail walk and some great family activities? Stop by The Grove's popular Vintage Market event in May and browse dozens of eclectic vendors and unique craftspeople. And don't forget to stock up on all your spring flowers and native plants at the Grove Heritage Association annual Plant Sale. See you there!
Earth Day at Air Station Prairie
Saturday, April 15
Celebrate Mother Earth with this FREE family event! Drop in at the Tyner Center any time between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. for fun activities, crafts, trail walks and more.
Vintage Market at The Grove!
Saturday, May 13, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Bigger and better than ever! Shop for vintage and upcycled treasures on the beautiful, historic grounds of The Grove. This year's market features over 50 vendors, live music, demonstrations and food trucks.  Presented in partnership with Vintage Nest of Glenview.  Admission $5 in advance or $8 at the door. 
Annual Plant Sale
Plant Sale
Saturday, May 13
Come out from 9 a.m.- 4 p.m. for The Grove Heritage Association's spectacular Plant Sale. Choose from the highest quality annuals, perennials and native plants around. 
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Objects of Wonder
The Grove's own Robert Kennicott is being honored in the Smithsonian Institution's newest exhibit, "Objects of Wonder." Grove Archivist Elizabeth Kopp and Director Steve Swanson were on hand for the Grand Opening celebration. 
Fish Release Day
Saturday, April 29 at 12 p.m.
Help us stock Lake Glenview with native fish species. All ages welcome!
Redfield Estate Redfield Wedding
Imagine your dream wedding at The Grove! Enjoy the private use of Redfield Estate and grounds. Book now for 25% off for 2017 events. 
Looking for Volunteers
Meet new people and share your love of science or history by becoming a Grove Program Docent. Choose from a variety of options-full training is provided. Contact Volunteer Coordinator Elizabeth Cline, at 224-521-2098 or elizabeth.cline@glenviewparks.org for more information.
Get Out and Go!  Family Treasure Hunt
Get Out and Go
Sunday, June 4, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Celebrate "Leave No Child Inside" month with us! Discover some hidden secrets about the environment and native wildlife as you walk, jog or ride your bike through Gallery Park on this fun family adventure. 
Thanks for Reading!
We hope to see you out at The Grove to enjoy springtime in all its splendor!

As always, we welcome your feedback, comments and suggestions. Please contact us at thegrove@glenviewparks.org
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The Grove is a facility of the Glenview Park District