19Sep

2019 Spring Reception at Sanfilippo Polo Fields

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Ninety Barrington Area residents gathered at the beautiful Barrington Hills Sanfilippo family polo field for an evening cocktail reception honoring the generous donors for the Barrington Area Conservation Trust (BACT). The thank-you event was generously sponsored by UBS, The Klaas group. Barrington’s own Region restaurant, Dave and Jillian Perlick prepared sumptuous appetizers enjoyed by all.
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19Sep

2019 Summer Internship Program

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In its fourth summer, BACT’s high school summer internship continues to grow and is in high demand.  This year ten students participated from Barrington, Elgin Academy, and William Fremd High Schools.  This educational internship provides a hands-on opportunity to explore, learn, and participate in a variety of scientific methods utilized in the environmental field.  These
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19Sep

Earth Day 2019

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Barrington area residents of all ages came together at the Earth Day Celebration hosted by Barrington Area Conservation Trust on Monday, April 22 at Pederson Preserve.   Over 350 people participated, including nine BHS science classes, two businesses, the Leo Club students, the National Honor Society, Rotary Club members, families, grandparents, children, and many other community
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