Mooseheart, Illinois

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Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Illinois
County Kane
Coordinates 41°49′06″N 88°19′53″W / 41.81833°N 88.33139°W / 41.81833; -88.33139Coordinates: 41°49′06″N 88°19′53″W / 41.81833°N 88.33139°W / 41.81833; -88.33139
Timezone CST (UTC-6)
 - summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 60539
Area code 630/331
Location of Mooseheart within Illinois
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Location of Illinois in the United States

Mooseheart is an unincorporated community and a home for children in Kane County, Illinois, United States run by the Loyal Order of Moose and is located near Aurora. Also known as City of Children, a short documentary film City of Children (1949),[1] written by John Nesbitt, was in the Passing Parade. Established in 1913, it celebrated its centennial in 2013.[2]

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  1. ^ City of Children on IMDb
  2. ^ Sarkauskas, Susan (July 26, 2013). "Mooseheart to celebrate its 100th anniversary". Chicago Daily Herald. Mooseheart-The Child City and School is celebrating its 100th anniversary Saturday with a rededication ceremony, a carnival, tours and fireworks.

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