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10 Things You Can Do When Your Friends Want to Hang Out (And You Have No Money)

By Lauren Yard

Some people like to go out and experience the world around them while others like to keep their activity to an absolute minimum. 43 more words


Discovering Urban Birds by Dorothy Pirovano

We showed up at the April birdwatching walk at the zoo, opera glasses ready, joining a small group of people earnestly comparing the high-transmission glass, baffle systems, prisms and ergonomics of their binoculars. 841 more words

Dorothy Pirovano

Bringing Lincoln Park Zoo to you goal of Urban Wildlife Institute expansion

LINCOLN PARK — Lincoln Park Zoo is expanding its popular Urban Wildlife Institute as a way to re-engage city residents and, in effect, bring the zoo to them. 120 more words

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From John Rappoport's Blog: "A Miracle in Chicago"

This was a good piece that painted a good, basic picture of the scope of community gardening and urban farming activity within the City of Chicago (where I reside.) 476 more words

Urban Gardening

Lincoln Park Zoo Animals Loving February's Warm Stretch

CHICAGO (CBS) — The people of Chicago haven’t been the only ones loving this long stretch of spring weather in February; the animals at Lincoln Park Zoo have been out frolicking in the warmth, too. 281 more words


Lincoln Park Zoo's Annual Fundraiser Race

Lincoln Park Zoo has opened online registration for its 39th annual United Run for the Zoo. Set for June 4 with a course that winds through the zoo grounds, it includes entrants for 5K ($34), 10K ($39) and a Safari Stampede obstacle course for kids ($20). 38 more words

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