Submitted by Lake Forest’s Parks & Rec Department:
NEW EVENT: Picnic on the Farm
Sept. 30 12:00noon – 3:00pm at Elawa Park (1401 Middlefork Drive, Lake Forest)
Go back in time to an old fashioned picnic in the park with your family enjoying a fun relaxing day. Let us take you there again, you bring the blanket, picnic basket and we will supply the fun! We will have games, face painting, races, animal show, volleyball and horseshoes. This free event is brought to you by Lake Forest Parks and Recreation, if you have questions please contact the office at 847-234-6700.
Scarecrow Making Contest – Oct. 7th 12:00 – 2:30pm
Looking for a fun fall event? Why not make a scarecrow to be displayed in Lake Forest Market Square and show off your talents! This is a great event for any school, youth organization, neighborhood group, family, office group or individual. Just bring some old clothes and your imagination to decorate the scarecrow. We supply the pumpkin, straw and fence post for it to be mounted on. Refreshments will be served and prizes awarded. Don’t wait sign up your group at www.LFRec.com! Early sign-ups are important so we can get the needed supplies, can’t wait to see what your scarecrow looks like!