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Garfield Park Conservatory

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300 N Central
Chicago, IL 60624 United States
312-746-5100 http://garfieldconservatory.org/

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April 2018

The Persistence of the Unsorted

April 26 @ 9:00 am - October 31 @ 5:00 pm
Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 N Central
Chicago, IL 60624 United States
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An exhibition of new work by Garfield Park Conservatory's Artist in Residence, Claire Pentecost.

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May 2018

Goat Visits

May 25 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until May 25, 2018

Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 N Central
Chicago, IL 60624 United States
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Goats on a Log at Garfield Park Conservatory

Goats come to visit on nice weather days one week a month May-August!

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Free Yoga

May 26 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Second of the month, repeating until June 9, 2018

An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Fourth of the month, repeating until June 23, 2018

Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 N Central
Chicago, IL 60624 United States
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Inside Yoga

Start your weekend with a relaxing session of yoga, surrounded by Conservatory landscapes. $5 suggested donation

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Tulip Mania

May 26 @ 9:00 am - 9:30 am
Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 N Central
Chicago, IL 60624 United States
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Tulips in Monet Garden

Tulips from the downtown displays get redistributed to you! GPCA Members skip the line.

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Member Tour: Plants & History

May 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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One event on November 18, 2017 at 10:00am

One event on May 26, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on November 17, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on May 29, 2019 at 6:30pm

Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 N Central
Chicago, IL 60624 United States
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Go on a guided tour of our indoor greenhouses and learn about the history, architecture connections and plants that make Garfield Park Conservatory a historical gem on the West Side.

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No Composting Demo Today

May 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 N Central
Chicago, IL 60624 United States
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Stop by Garfield Park Conservatory to have all of your composting questions answered by our knowledgeable compost volunteers.

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U of I Plant Clinic

May 26 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until December 30, 2018

Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 N Central
Chicago, IL 60624 United States
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Every Saturday, the University of Illinois Plant Clinic is located in the GPC lobby to answer your questions about plants.

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Wild Wednesdays

May 30 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2018

Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 N Central
Chicago, IL 60624 United States
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dad daughter looking at snake

Come get a little wild with us on Wednesday nights!

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June 2018

Composting Demo

June 2 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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Every Saturday, except holiday weekends
Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 N Central
Chicago, IL 60624 United States
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Stop by Garfield Park Conservatory to have all of your composting questions answered by our knowledgeable compost volunteers.

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Bee Demo

June 2 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until September 29, 2018

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday, repeating until September 25, 2018

Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 N Central
Chicago, IL 60624 United States
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beekeeping demo

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

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Fiddleheads

June 2 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until January 5, 2019

Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 N Central
Chicago, IL 60624 United States
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kids' activity

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

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Morning Glories

June 4 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, repeating until December 24, 2018

Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 N Central
Chicago, IL 60624 United States
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ferns

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

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Origami Open House

June 9 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 8, 2018

Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 N Central
Chicago, IL 60624 United States
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origami dinosaur

Join us on 2nd Saturdays to try a new fold!

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Goat Visits

June 16 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until June 22, 2018

Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 N Central
Chicago, IL 60624 United States
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Goats on a Log at Garfield Park Conservatory

Goats will browse our outdoor gardens select weeks this summer - stop by to say hi!

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Chicago Bonsai Club

June 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until October 17, 2018

Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 N Central
Chicago, IL 60624 United States
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Chicago Bonsai Club

Come join us to learn about the ancient art of growing bonsai from the Chicago Bonsai Club, a chapter of the Midwest Bonsai Society.

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July 2018

Member Tour: Behind-the-Scenes

July 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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One event on July 22, 2017 at 10:00am

One event on January 6, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on July 14, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on January 5, 2019 at 10:00am

Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 N Central
Chicago, IL 60624 United States
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Get a close look at what goes on behind-the-scenes to create and maintain the beautiful public display houses. This tour goes through all of the back greenhouses normally closed off to the public. GPCA Members receive one free tour per year; Family Membership level includes up to five people with their guest passes. To RSVP or if you would like to become a member to sign-up for this tour, please contact our Development Coordinator, Marie Stringer at mstringer@garfieldpark.org or 773-638-1766 x.22. Not…

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Goat Visits

July 21 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 N Central
Chicago, IL 60624 United States
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Goats on a Log at Garfield Park Conservatory

Come by to see our goat visitors during select weeks this summer!

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August 2018

Goat Visits

August 18 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until August 24, 2018

Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 N Central
Chicago, IL 60624 United States
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Goats on a Log at Garfield Park Conservatory

Come by to see the goats in our outdoor gardens - this is the last week for the summer!

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September 2018

Member Tour: Tropical Treats

September 19 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on March 24, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on September 19, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on March 16, 2019 at 10:00am

Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 N Central
Chicago, IL 60624 United States
Treat Tour

Taste your way through our collection of fruiting plants and trees! This guided tour for Members will showcase up to 15 plants in our collection that we typically see on our plates.

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