gillson park: Guided Tree Walk in Gillson Park, Wilmette - 10/01/18 02:38 PM
Join Go Green Wilmette in their annual Tree Walk, held this year at Gillson Park in Wilmette. The tour will be guided by a knowledgeable tree person or a tree enthusiast. Last year I attended the event at Mallincrodt Park and the guide was a arborist from a local nursery.
There will actually be several tour guides that will take smaller groups since the turn-out is fairly substantial.
The tour lasts about 1 1/2 hours with the guide explaining how to identify trees, how to care for them, and which species are best for … (2 comments)

gillson park: Guided Bird Walks in Gillson Park - Wilmette - 05/03/13 06:51 AM
Guided Bird Walks in Gillson Park - Wilmette Put on some comfortable clothes, grab the binoculars and bird books, and head to Gillson Park in Wilmette if you are interested in learning more about birds, both local and migratory. These guided walks will be held on the four Sundays in May and are hosted by Go Green Wilmette and the Wilmette Park District - the tour leaders will help identify what you are seeing. It doesn't matter if you are an experienced birder or out for the first time (like I will be), everyone is welcome.  Plus, these bird walks are … (2 comments)

gillson park: Gillson Park in Wilmette, IL - 01/24/13 12:39 AM
 Updated 2019 
Gillson Park is a magnificent 59 acres of open lawns, lighted tennis courts, playgrounds and beach.  
Wilmette residents who live in the nearby CAGE can walk to the public beach which is located at the north end of the park.  In addition to the above, the park also offers.
Swimming - public beach Lakeview Center Sailing Sailboat Rental Softball Fitness Courses Picnic Areas Picnic Shelter Tot Lot Wallace Bowl Lighted Ice Rink Dog Beach  

Typically, the park is open from Memorial Day through Labor Day.  The park is ideal for biking, soccer games, volleyball,picnics and many other summer outdoor activities. The … (3 comments)

gillson park: Wilmette Beaches Open Tomorrow - Gillson & Langdon - Saturday, May 28 - 05/27/11 08:37 AM
Wilmette Beaches Open Tomorrow! Saturday, May 28, 2011 If you read yesterday's post, Wild and Wet Spring, then you might wonder why I would even write about beach openings. I guess it has to warm up sometime and the Wilmette beaches will reopen no matter what the temperature.   Both Gillson and Langdon beaches will stay open through Monday, September 5 daily from 9:00 am to 8:00 pm (or as light permits.)  Did you know that Langdon Beach now has lifeguards? No concessions or bathrooms, but at least you know you and your children are safe with guards on duty. Gillson … (0 comments)

Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate  (Baird & Warner Real Estate) Rainmaker large

Margaret Goss

Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate

Winnetka, IL

More about me…

Baird & Warner Real Estate

Address: Baird & Warner - Attn: Margaret Goss, 594 Green Bay Road, Winnetka, IL, 60093

Mobile: (847) 977-6024

Email Me

Winnetka & North Shore Posts  12 Reasons to Buy a Home in the North Shore Hubbard Woods, Winnetka Winnetka Shopping Homes with 1+ Acres Pet-Friendly Condos in Winnetka & the North Shore North Shore Dog Beaches Private High Schools in Winnetka and Wilmette Kayak & Canoe Rentals at the Skokie Lagoons The Green Bay Trail North Shore Dog Groomers Moving to the Suburbs?  Winnetka or Hinsdale? North Shore Dining Guide Winnetka Parking Wilmette Golf               Understanding Agency Understanding Real Estate Commissions Winnetka & North Shore Real Estate on Facebook  Subscribe in a reader Reviews on Zillow 2727710 "Margaret is a real pro. She really took an interest in understanding what we were after and found us a great house after only a few days of looking. ... more " 5.0/5.0 by adelmad 9018 "Margaret is an excellent real estate agent! Highly professional, reliable, efficient, knowledgeable. I was very pleased with her services and highly ... more " 5.0/5.0 by geoc




RSS 2.0 Feed for this blog