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Forest Preserves of Cook County to host free documentary screening at West Pullman Library

Mar 27, 2018

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The Forest Preserves of Cook County is presenting their Emmy award-winning documentary Chicago’s True Nature: The Forest Preserves of Cook County at the West Pullman Library, 830 W. 119th Street, on Saturday, March 31, 2018, starting at 2 p.m. Following the screening, attendees can join in a discussion on how volunteer stewards help restore habitat in the Forest Preserves, and what residents can do to get involved.

 

“Chicago’s True Nature: The Forest Preserves of Cook County” Screening

Saturday, March 31 • 2 pm

West Pullman Library, 830 W 119th Street, Chicago

 

The hour-long documentary captures the sights and sounds within the Forest Preserves of Cook County as it marked its 100th anniversary throughout 2015. Attendees will see and learn about the benefits of nature, the impact of open land to our quality of life and what lies ahead in the next century for the one of the oldest and largest forest preserve systems in the nation.

 

For more information on the documentary or to watch the documentary online, visit fpdcc.com/chicagos-true-nature-forest-preserves-cook-county. For more information on volunteering in the Forest Preserves of Cook County, visit fpdcc.com/volunteer.

 

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Visit two of the treasures of the Forest Preserves of Cook County