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UHC Lecture Series 2007: 2) The History and Relevance of North Park Village

Wednesday, October 10, 2007 · 6:00 PM

Current aerial view of Chicago’s North Park Village. Image source: NASA

Landscape architect-in-training Anna Glenn will give a presentation on the history and relevance of North Park Village. This 155-acre site in the heart of Chicago, once used as a plant nursery, is currently home to such functions as a recycling facility, senior housing, a city park, a nature center, a 46-acre interpretative ‘nature preserve’… and a an occasional (and controversial) destination for a local deer population.

The event is free to the public.

Location: Budlong Woods Branch Library
5630 N. Lincoln Ave. (at Bryn Mawr Ave.)
Chicago, IL 60659

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