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IN HONOR OF FAMILIES…

In honor of National Kids and Pets Day coming up next week on April 28, we honor families! We all have one, know of one or come from one. We have a list of things you can do as a family, as a couple or maybe just by yourself to get away from things. No […]

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NURTURE SOME NATURE TIME

Fresh air, sunshine, warmer temperatures (on some days), green grass and flowers are all reasons to get outside and enjoy spring. Here are a few more reasons to get outside and celebrate our planet for Earth Day 2021 – Thursday, April 22nd. • SPRING WILDFLOWER WALK – Learn to identify the diverse and short-lived woodland […]

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EARTH DAY 2021!

“Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.” — Albert Einstein Earth Day 2021 is coming Thursday, April 22nd. This annual day gives us each a chance to refocus our energy on the earth that supports us 365 days a year. Not sure what you can do to make a difference? Below […]

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NO TIME FOR APRIL SHOWERS

April is a month full of special days. April Fool’s Day, baseball opening day, National Deep Dish Pizza Day, Beer Day, Hug Your Dog Day and, of course, Easter to name a few. With all those special days there must be plenty of things to keep your time occupied in the coming weeks. The warmer […]

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NO JOKE – APRIL IS COMING

It’s no joke…April is just around the corner. And, so is spring break. If you’re planning a stay-cation over spring break, remember that local museums are slowly reopening and might be a destination to consider for the entire family. In addition, there are plenty of things to do right in Hinsdale! A few of the […]

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SPRING HAS SPRUNG

Last weekend we SPRUNG forward to Daylight Savings Time and this weekend SPRING officially arrives. Safe to say SPRING has SPRUNG! With that in mind, there are plenty of things to DO and ENJOY – from Peter Cottontail, to spring cleaning, to egg hunting to an Easter Brunch fit for royalty. TIME FOR SOME SPRING […]

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LUCK ‘O THE IRISH THIS ST. PATTY’S DAY

A year ago, everyone’s world changed dramatically and, even though things aren’t yet back to “normal”, there may many reasons to feel hopeful and lucky this year. Little by little, we are all trying to work our way back to the way things used to be. This St. Patrick’s Day looks much different than a […]

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Egg-cellent things to do in March

Cabin fever (and a pandemic) have kept us inside our homes more than we’d like but the nicer weather gives us hope…and more events to enjoy. • DIY Maple Sugaring: The Basics – Ever wanted to know how to tap a maple tree and make maple syrup? Fullersburg Woods is sponsoring an event March 13 […]

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THE WINTER THAW IS COMING!

Finally, a little bit of sun, warmth and green (ok, brown) grass peeking out from under the snow. It’s time to turn the thoughts of winter to the hope of spring. With more activities “springing” up all around us, it’s an exciting and energizing time. The list below are some great ideas to help you […]

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SNOW MY GOODNESS

Had enough of the snow? Sick of shoveling? Winter is hanging on for dear life, but there is a brighter side to winter’s cruel joke…we haven’t seen a mosquito in months! While we wait for a color other than white outside, there are a few things around town to keep us busy. • LANTERN-LIT NIGHT […]

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