Sunday, July 28, 2 pm
Presenter: Jake Russell Silby, Art Institute of Chicago
An illustrative exhibit and lecture of planned development in the 1920’s and 1930’s.
How did Westchester’s Wolf Road Prairie escape development? What future did early developers envision for the Prairie? How did it fit into their over-all plans for Westchester’s development?
Presenter, Jake Russell Silby, a student of the Art Institute of Chicago, will use his exhibit to demonstrate the scope and ambition of early developers.
Free Event @ The Prairie House, 11225 Constitution Dr., Westchester
Save the Prairie Society’s Annual Prairie Fest will be held Saturday, August 24 – 10 am to 4 pm at the parkway of the Prairie House, 11225 Constitution Dr., Westchester at the Northern edge of Wolf Road Prairie.
Enjoy this FREE family-friendly event that celebrates the cultural history of the Midwest and the beautiful Wolf Road Prairie Nature Preserve. This festival has something for everyone to enjoy:
|Exploring Wolf Road Prairie: Talk and Guided Tour
11:00am and 2:30pm
WANTED: Crafters, Artists and Vendors for the 2019 Prairie Fest
$30 reserves a 10 ft. by 10 ft. space, $25 if you commit to a Sept. 14 rain day.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to reserve a space.