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Welcome to Lake Thunderbird

Putnam, Illinois

Welcome to Lake Thunderbird and the Official Lake Thunderbird Web site. Whether you are an owner/member of the Lake or just interested, come on in and explore our website! We're glad you're here!

Attention Members
According to Illinois Valley Waste Services they were unable to complete their trash pick-up yesterday (Monday, January 16, 2017) due to the icy roads.  The office at IVWS stated that they did try to use their phone call system to notify their customers, however it
wasn't working. Illinois Valley Waste Services will be placing a roll-away dumpster at the maintenance shop for Lake Thunderbird members to use. The maintenance gate will be open from 6:00 am until 3 pm every day.  The dumpster will remain there until further notice.  We will let you know if there are any changes!

Thank you for you patience and understanding!

The Maintenance Building is equipped as an

even when there is a power outage.
Call the non-Emergency # for assistance and directions.


Attention Chair Tree Readers
In an effort to get information to all of you in a more timely manner there have been a few Chair Tree changes. All articles will be due by the first of the month and should be sent to Wendy Flynn at email chairtree@lakethunderbird.us

Weather for Lake Thunderbird and Central Illinois

Lake Thunderbird...

...snuggles in the beautiful meandering hills and woods of the Illinois River valley. The lake is inhabited by deer, raccoons, wild turkey, ducks, song birds, geese, an occasional bald eagle and of course a few people. Boating, fishing, swimming, picnicking, hiking, biking, tennis, ice skating, sledding and many other pursuits are enjoyed around the lake during the passing of the seasons. Thank you for visiting the Lake Thunderbird Association website. Please check back frequently for updates.

(Photos Courtesy Elaine Lorinczi.)

To see the Clear Sky Forecast for Lake Thunderbird, find satellites that may be passing overhead, a star map and lots of other neat stuff relating to star gazing, click on the image below!

Page and Site Updated 3/7/15 by WRW

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