The Village of Lake Zurich is teaming up with Chicago Wilderness, The Vehe Farm Foundation and many other national and local interested parties to urge you, your children, grandchildren, or any child you know to get outside and explore!
In a world of TV, internet, and other indoor activities, children are suffering from Nature Deficit Disorder which may be linked to obesity, attention deficit disorder and poor social skills. Parents don’t need to be knowledgeable about nature to encourage their children to explore. A new adventure may be right outside your door! The Village of Lake Zurich offers these natural areas for kids to roam: