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2nd Wednesday Lecture:Exploring Unsung Pioneers of Science with Urban Roots

February 12, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm


Join the Garfield Park Conservatory and our Urban Roots docents as we celebrate Black History Month by highlighting the works of several black pioneers of science whose contributions to ecological and plant science have been lost in time.

Urban Roots docents and School and Teen Program Coordinator, Malcolm Townsend, will explore the unsung work of Black ecologists, nutritionists and zoologists and more.

This experience is free and open to the public. Excited to see you!

At Garfield Park Conservatory Alliance we hope to accommodate you in you having your best experience. If you have a request for accommodations, please contact Sara Cortes at or 773-638-1766.


February 12, 2020
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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Garfield Park Conservatory
300 North Central Park Avenue
Chicago, IL 60624 United States
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