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Northbrook Park District Celebrates OAKtober – Oak Tree Awareness Month

October 7, 2021

As the autumn season is in full swing with trees displaying their brilliant fall colors, the Northbrook Park District is celebrating OAKtober. Launched by the Morton Arboretum’s Chicago Region Trees Initiative, OAKtober is a campaign to educate the public on the importance of Oaks in our regional ecosystems. Trees are important for reducing carbon dioxide …

Celebrate OAKtober with the Northbrook Park District!

October 5, 2019

October is Oak Awareness Month in Illinois—also known as OAKtober—and a great time to enjoy the hundreds of majestic oaks located throughout the Northbrook Park District. Be sure to connect with us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram all through October and watch for weekly OAKtober facts and OAKtrivia for a chance to win prizes. Northbrook …