Monthly Archives: April 2013

Announcing Our Production Of Grease

We are pleased to announce our musical theatre production of Grease premiering September 21 and 22 at the Gorton Community Center in Lake Forest!  Our Participants are already memorizing their lines and are excited to share their hard work in … Continue reading

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Voices of Lambs Farm

Article written by one of our Participants- published in Voices publication 2008 Eunice Shriver Kennedy started the Special Olympics.  In 1960 the very first Special Olympics games were held at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois.  The games are widely known … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day at Lambs Farm

Looking for a unique way to treat mom on Mother’s Day?  Come visit Lambs Farm for brunch at the Magnolia Café and Bakery.  Reservations are available at 10 a.m., 12 p.m., and 2 p.m. and it costs $22.95 for adults, … Continue reading

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Voices of Lambs Farm

We thought you might enjoy this beautiful spring poem by our participants to warm up this dreary day in Chicago! Spring is nice. The weather is warmer, The leaves are coming on, Baseball is here. Branches don’t just grow on … Continue reading

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New Adaptive Sports Program

This April our Recreation Department began a new adaptive sports option called Motor Activities Training Program (MATP) for the participants who are unable to participate in other Special Olympics events due to low physical or cognitive skill levels. MATP is … Continue reading

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Voices of Lambs Farm

Many of our participants love to take the poetry class offered during our Quest program. Below is one of the poems a class worked on together this year. Enjoy! See The sky goes dark, And it’s pretty to see, The … Continue reading

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Antiques Appraisal Breakfast

Curious about the worth of an inherited or treasured item in your home?  Come to Lambs Farm on May 21 at 9:30 a.m. to enjoy a delicious breakfast and have an item professionally appraised by licensed appraiser Karl Gates. Each … Continue reading

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Voices of Lambs Farm

In 2006, some of our participants were asked to give insight about themselves for our Voices publication.  In reading their responses we hope you get to “connect with the human spirit in us all.”   I want people to know: … Continue reading

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Quest Expo 2013

Each March, the Quest Expo highlights Lambs Farm participant’s work and skills they have achieved throughout the year in Quest classes.  This showcase day highlights artwork, interests, science projects and fine arts exhibits for everyone to see.  Overall, it is … Continue reading

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Bunny Brunch 2013

Our annual Bunny Brunch was a success once again this year, proving to be an attraction for new and returning young families.  Each family not only enjoyed the large buffet at Magnolia Café and Bakery, they were also able to … Continue reading

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