“Save The Monarch” Kicks Off

In conjunction with the Ancient Oaks Foundation, the Village of Lake Zurich has become a “Save the Monarch” city. This program, headed by the US Fish and Wildlife Service, seeks to stem the estimated 90% decline of the monarch butterfly, the iconic orange and black insect that graces North America.

By |June 27th, 2016|Tags: , |

Trivia Night was a Blast!

We had a blast at our first annual Trivia Night.    Over 50 people made teams, played some awesome trivia, bid on raffle baskets and a live auction.  It was a truly fun [...]

By |January 28th, 2016|

Breezewald Prairie Patch is seeded

In spring of 2015 we initiated a meeting between the Village and the townhome developer and worked out a plan to replace the weefd and debris filled area with prairie habitat.  We spent the summer ridding [...]

By |November 30th, 2015|

For you botany geeks!

Here's a partial list of the native seeds that we collected over these past few weeks which we will be spreading on various natural areas around Lake Zurich. Soe will be sread at the Nature [...]

By |November 5th, 2015|

Fall 2015 Newsletter

Ancient Oaks Seedlings  Our Seasonal Newletter Autumn 2015   Volume 1 Issue 2   Recent Events & Activities Fabulous Fireflies Both kids and their grown-ups enjoyed this special fireworks show.  Board member Mary Kozub revealed the [...]

By |October 24th, 2015|