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The Elawa Farm Foundation
1401 Middlefork Dr, Lake Forest, IL 60045

Built in 1917, Elawa Farm was named as a composite of ELsa and A. Watson Armour. ElawaMore Farm was their weekend home, designed by David Adler, and featuring a style of a gentleman's farm which emphasized enjoying the pleasures of land ownership over a farm for profit.

In 1998, the city of Lake Forest purchased the 16 acre parcel including the original farm complex featuring the Wildlife Discovery Center, which has a variety of species ranging from reptiles to a bobcat.

The Garden Market runs through the end of October featuring crops from the grounds of Elawa Farm property, which has undergone a major restoration since 2009.

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