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Sunday, October 11, 2015
Schweitzer Environmental Center Event - History Of The Center (12:30 PM - 1:30 PM)

JoAnn Fritz dresses as Emily Schweitzer, who donated the center to the Kane County Forest Preserve. She tells about her family history and how she raised championship Irish Setters in her home and kennel. The Dundee Township Historical Society lent some of her awards for display during the event.

Join us at 16N900 Sleepy Hollow Road in Dundee

From 12:30 noon - 4:00 p.m.



Contact Info : Friends of the Fox River 815-356-6605 Email : llewandowski@friendsofthefoxriver.org Url: http://www.schweitzerhouse.com/
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Schweitzer Environmental Center - Oct 11

Schweitzer Second Sunday Event   Tea with Emily Schweitzer 12:30 - 3:00  Learn the unique history...

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Fact Sheet

  • 1. In Illinois, 13 dams impede the Fox River’s flow.
  • 2. Most Fox River dams serve no purpose.
  • 3. Fox River dams do not “improve fishing.”
  • 4. River dams degrade water quality.

Friends of the Fox River