Events & Programs

The Garfield Park Conservatory is committed to providing innovative and educational events and programs throughout the year. We have free activities, cultural performances, hands-on classes, unique fundraisers, educational demonstrations, and more! Peruse by content area by clicking on one of the thumbnails below, or go straight to our calendar to see what’s happening on a specific date and time.

We can’t wait to welcome you to our urban oasis!

Our Programs & Events

Calendar Highlights

The Persistence of the Unsorted

An exhibition of new work by Garfield Park Conservatory’s Artist in Residence, Claire Pentecost.

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Spend part of your weekend learning and playing at the Conservatory!


Morning Glories

Enjoy learning together with your little one during this weekly drop-in session.

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Bee Demo

Learn about bees and beekeeping from our volunteers and head beekeeper!

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Wild Wednesdays

Come get a little wild with us on Wednesday nights!