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February 9 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Discover new tropical treats and taste your way through the fruits and vines of the Garfield Park Conservatory. Join us on February 9th for Sweet Saturday, from 12pm to 3pm. This drop-in event will let your whole family try some sweet treats while learning about plants in our collection. From chocolate and vanilla, to banana and papaya, your family will love this Valentine’s weekend event!
There will be crafts and activities for children of all ages, including leaf rubbings and paper flowers. There will also be an area for toddlers, as well as music from the Old Town School of Folk Music for all to enjoy. Other vendors include Jo Snow Syrups, Equal Exchange, Chicago Area Origami Society, and Poems While You Wait.
This event is open to all ages and free with a $5 suggested donation / FREE for GPCA members.