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June 4, 2022
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Lords Park Zoo Commons, 325 Hiawatha Drive

Elgin, IL 60120-5570
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Tefft Farm Dedication and Zoo Opening

Saturday, June 4, 2022

Join Mayor Kaptain at 12:15, as the community recognizes Dr. Joseph Tefft. Dr. Tefft was Elgin's first Mayor, local physician and dairy farm owner. Five years after Dr. Tefft's death, 50 acres of his dairy farm turned into what we know now as Lords Park. Following the dedication, activities will include: How to Milk a Cow sponsored by Elgin History Museum and at 1:00 pm JG Reptile show sponsored by Elgin Public Museum.
Friends of the Lords Park Zoo, 847-927-1009
Location: Lords Park Zoo Commons, 325 Hiawatha Drive
Time: 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m

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