Brochure Spring 2019 - Page 72

GET INVOLVED BECOME A VOLUNTEER! DONATE Volunteers are so important at Historic Wagner Farm and help in many ways: While The Farm receives support from the Glenview Park District, it relies heavily on grants and donations. To find out more about donation opportunities, call 847-657-1506. BECOME A “FRIEND” OF WAGNER FARM Join Friends of Wagner Farm, the official support group of Historic Wagner Farm, and play a special role in helping this unique oasis achieve its potential as a source of enjoyment and education about rural life in Northern Illinois. Members receive discounts on admissions to farm events, Wagner Tales, the official newsletter of the farm and a special members-only picnic. To become a member, fill out the membership form and mail it, with a check payable to: Wagner Farm, PO Box 281, Glenview, IL 60025 ORAL HISTORY Do you have a unique story about the Wagner Family or Glenview? We would love to hear from you! To preserve your story for future generations, or to volunteer to help the Historic Wagner Farm Oral History Project, please contact our volunteer coordinator. 68 ▪ Historic Wagner Farm • Market Garden: gardening and harvesting • Farmer’s Market: set up, take down, information booth • Tour Guide: Historic Farmhouse • Barnyard Guide: share livestock information • Greeters: welcome guests • Demonstration Carts: teach fun facts • Special Events: admissions, games, food, and more • Chores: variety of farm tasks Volunteering benefits everyone: • Make friends and socialize • Share your knowledge and skills • Family time • Learn about where food comes from • Make a difference in the community • Do what makes you happy TO APPLY Complete an application online at parks/onlineapp or fill one out on your next visit to The Farm. For more information, call 847-657-1506 or email