Our Mission

Our mission is to preserve & protect the Dole Mansion and Lakeside Arts Park property for community use in a natural & historic setting.

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Honoring the Legacy

Thank you for helping to build a firm foundation for the arts.
In 2020 there will be an art installation piece in the Hallway of History off the Sage Gallery for the Friends of the Dole.

Debra & Daniel Rubinger
B. Blazier Famiy
In Memory of Bruce G. Colthurst, DDS
Brett & Cristy
The McNallys
The Leahy Family
The Beu Family
Tess, Hannah & Nellie Tyrrell Children of John & Connie Tyrrell
David & Donna Matthiesen and Family
Joan & Wayne Macklin
Roger Adler May his memory be eternal
Jon L. Cowlin Family
Zanck, Coen & Wright Attorney's At Law
The Legare Family - Tom, Terry, Justin & Kevin
Laura J. Smith 8/1950 - 10/2017 Love & Laughter
The Benoy Family - Oxgord Lane
Bill & Bev Limbach
Honoring U.S. Service Members
Keenan, Corban & Cavanagh Murphy
Bob & Candy Reedy
John & Carrie Murphy Family
The Kruse Family
Christa Moders
Vixtoria Saldan
Snelton Inc.
In Memory of Lenora Stuck
Kathleen Etten
The Roberts Family - Ted, Debra, Lucie & Nate
Gullick Studio - Johanna Yoder
Horizon Landscaping Supplies - Steve O'Neil, Yard Manager
McHenry Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc.
The Mula Family
The Layer Family
Craig & Georgi Rand
Jon & Merrily Stout
Director of Parks & Recreation 1954-71 / 1976-85
Joan & Jerry Fielding In honor of their grandchildren
L&V Distributors, Inc.
The Dreimann Family
In memory of William Groden
Mr. & Mrs. Alan Gould & Family
Murray Crabtree
Brandes Family
Jeff and Susie Fox
In Memory of Vivian & George Stupar by Carol & Geroge Stupar & Family
KING'S FLOORING - The King Family
Ryan Family Ken, Mary, Nora & Teagan
Jon Russell
Greg & Lori Keller - Melissa, Caroline & Alison
D. James Oerkfitz
John & Marilyn Gillespie
Bob & Terry Davis
Susan Hooker
Fred & Leona Conforti - In Memory of Ronald Zegarski
Federal Credit Union
Alexandria Saldan
Polly Crandall - Questers
St. Mary's Minor Seminary In Memory of the Class of 1968 - Pax et Bonum
District 32 State Senator Pamela Althoff
Jim & Joan hasselman
Vernon Hills, IL. McHenry County
With Love Edward & Helen Pozniak
Kym Affinito
Bernard & Sofia Mansolf Family
Centegra Health System
Josh & Ravelle - May 25, 2013
Brinckmann Family Foundation
The Cannizzo Family
My Three Sons - Ryan, Adam & Kyle
DuWayne Sheldon Family
The Augustine Family
Dan & Jillian Laumbacher
Connor James LeCoque
Bruksch Family
In Memory of Nancy Hanrahan
Frank & Karen Dombrowski
Mchenry Heating & Air, Inc. - Rogulic Family
Viniie and Anthony Foglia
Kyle Phillips - Freak'n Rocks
Gerry Grennan
In Memory of Jim & Joy Myers
The Balasi Family
Zoe Affinito
In Memory of Donald M. Schleifer, M.D.
Mary Sherman for Roger, Jeff, and Tammy
Home State Bank
In Memory of Nancy Ashcraft
Ken & Ethel Pearson
The Friendship of Joe & Mr. Shrimp
Universal Contractor's Group
Gerry & Joyce Jablonski
The Fergus'
Alexian Brothers - Hospital Network
The Daniel Arndt Family
The Lenhards
Mike Chakoian
wed at the Dole Mansion - September 17th 2016
Embrace Your Art
Michael & Cheryl Sullivan
Bill & Pat Moll and Samantha Septr
Zubrzycki's Warsaw Inn
Neal F. Noga
The Rosulek Family
J. Cowlin Family
Walkup Family
Classic Events
Dennis and Catherine Breitholtz
Mayor & Mrs. Roger Byrne
Bob and Connie Frerichs
Morgan, Elle, Annie, Maddie Fox
Betty and Bernie Boyle
The Dooley Family
In Memory of Stan Jablonski
Bob & Liz, Torrie, Tom, Bri, Behrens
Scott & Jill Munger
The Summers Academy of Dance
Ann Bentz
Robert Gray - Paula Dorian-Gray
Bill and gerry Cowlin
Brad & Sarah Heldt
Mingus Family
Sarah, Gene & Alex Schrempf
Endless Dreams
Donated by Bill & Maxine Matthai - Friends of the Dole
In Memory of Selma & Oscar Bergland by Carol & Geroge Stupar & Family
J.W. Concrete - Jeremy Worden
With Love For Alison Anne
The Nakamuras
Michael Susan
In Loving Memory F. Benson Deardoff M.D.
Lori Kiergaard
Kay Wirth Realtor
Jim & Sandy Meyer
Marion & Paul Neiswander
James Hooker
Aaron, Regan, Madison and Chase Shepley
Kristin Miller
The Neighborhood Kids
Steven, Alex, Lizette - 6/6/2006
Chip & Karen - Whitman Family
Ed & Karen Beckstrom Family
Louis & Claudia Legare In Honored Memory
Thank You! Mr. Rainmaker and Mrs. Director of Design
Biris Ltd - Dino & Dorothy Biris
Dugar Family - Taxi Express
The Ormsby Family
Stewart & Barbara Laphan
The Surhoff Family
Langefeld Family
The King Family
The Rinn Family
Vera Lewis
Tom & Lyn Cablk
Crystal Lake Bank & Trust Co.
Art & Bonnie Beck
Friendship House
Dave Dawn Courtney & Curt Kiolbassa
Paul D. Keller - Windham NH
Tweeten Bros.
Rick Thompson
Crystal Lake Rowing Club
In Memory of Frank Mariani
The Wedgewood Garden Club Dedicated to beautifying our surroundings
Katie, Jenny and Ashleigh Mauro
Vanessa, Toby & Zeus 2005
Alexeandra Saldan
Georgia Hayden
The Wheelers - John & Antoinette
Chuck & Mary Ougheltree
Gary & Lynn Overbay
Stephen Barnett
In Memory of Frank & Helen Turek
Phil & Tony's Pizza - EST 1992 C.L.
Vanessa & Toby Lydic
Phil & Marion Weyna
The Wolskis - Rich, Frank, & Dave
Randy, Karin & Chelsea Moan
Chuck & Eileen Stevens
Jim & Katie Coughlin
Carpe Diem - The Little Family
Dr. Jill howe - Dynamic health
The Rand Family - Craig, Georgi Rachel & Austin
Elizabeth Ritt
In Honor of Raymond Suchy
Johnny loves Connie
The Cullian Family
Linda Corteen and Family
Maggie and Callie Nelson
Nelson Family Ringling Road
The Bruksch Family
The Patterson Family
Bill & Joyce Dwyer
The Reupert Family - Roger, Olga, Aleks & Luke
Joe B. & Donna Vestal
Nicholas Family
Alison Jakob Howey
Builders Insulation
The Jenkins Family
In Memory of Douglas McCall From Your Loving Family
Rosulek Family
Frank J. & Kathy Powell
Accumation, Inc.
Ron & Nancy Russell
Chipping Away The Stone - Gratefully KAR
Aaron Shepley - Mayor of Crystal Lake, IL
In Memory of John Costello
The Riegler Family
Dane & Katie burau - October 7, 2017
Granny Fanny
The Fellers Family - Jim, Alice, and Henry
In Memory of Carl Wehde
The Barton Family - Bob, Deb, Robby, and Joey
Michael and Julia Herman
The Veugelers - Kyle, Matt & Zach
Alic Barnett
The Chain Family - Scott, Tracey & Bob
The Stray Family
Jimmy'z Masonry Corporation
Greg Kowalczyk
John & Connie Tyrrell Family
The Bird Family - David & Sally
In Honor of Chuck Miller - Gratefully DKR
Friend-Jones Family
In Honor of Joe & Donna, Joe, Angie & Alyssa Vestal
Adriana Saldan
MJ Towne & Family
Len & Carol Larsen
The Keller's
The Callahan Family - Max, Beth, Avery, Abby
The Heislers - Jim & Rebecca
Chris, Sarah, Mike & Matt
Diane Ryan Pfeiffer
Bill & Jane Franz
Dean and Lynda Mauro
Spirit Freed, February 2000
Lee Mingus
Bruce Woolley
Dan Johnson
The LeCoque Family
In Memory of Erica R. Schilling
Kay Johnston
The Liberati Family
Scott & Lauren - Martin Family
The Cottone Family
Bob and Jeri Fleck
MasterCut - Dirk Bantin
The Kryc Family
Shari Chakoian
Jeff Fox Family
Sadie Gavle
Robert Kay & Sarah Wirth
Zegarski Family
Elyse Roberts
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