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Garfield Park Conservatory

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300 North Central Park Avenue
Chicago, IL 60624 US
http://garfieldconservatory.org/

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November 2018

Holiday Flower Show ‘Tickled Pink’

November 23, 2018 - January 6, 2019
Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 North Central Park Avenue
Chicago, IL 60624 US
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tickled pink holiday flower show

On display November 23, 2018 through January 6, 2019. This year's show will features a sugar plum dream display of pink poinsettias and deep green trees decorated in a rosy illumination. 

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December 2018

Wild Wednesdays

December 19 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 2, 2020

Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 North Central Park Avenue
Chicago, IL 60624 US
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Come get a little wild with us on Wednesday nights!

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Yoga

December 22 @ 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 8, 2019

An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Fourth of the month, repeating until June 22, 2019

Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 North Central Park Avenue
Chicago, IL 60624 US
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Outside Yoga

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

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Composting Demo

December 22 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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Every Saturday, except holiday weekends
Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 North Central Park Avenue
Chicago, IL 60624 US
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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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JuiceBox Concerts

December 22 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
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One event on September 22, 2018 at 11:00am

One event on October 6, 2018 at 11:00am

One event on October 20, 2018 at 11:00am

One event on November 3, 2018 at 11:00am

One event on November 17, 2018 at 11:00am

One event on December 8, 2018 at 11:00am

One event on December 22, 2018 at 11:00am

One event on December 8, 2018 at 11:00am

One event on December 22, 2018 at 11:00am

One event on January 5, 2019 at 11:00am

One event on January 19, 2019 at 11:00am

One event on February 2, 2019 at 11:00am

One event on February 16, 2019 at 11:00am

One event on March 2, 2019 at 11:00am

One event on March 16, 2019 at 11:00am

One event on April 6, 2019 at 11:00am

One event on April 20, 2019 at 11:00am

One event on May 4, 2019 at 11:00am

One event on May 18, 2019 at 11:00am

One event on September 7, 2019 at 11:00am

One event on October 5, 2019 at 11:00am

One event on October 19, 2019 at 11:00am

One event on November 2, 2019 at 11:00am

One event on November 16, 2019 at 11:00am

One event on December 7, 2019 at 11:00am

One event on December 21, 2019 at 11:00am

Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 North Central Park Avenue
Chicago, IL 60624 US
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dancing kids

JuiceBox concerts are great for kids to wiggle and dance to live performances! Typically 1st & 3rd Saturdays, check the calendar for dates.

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U of I Plant Clinic

December 22 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until December 28, 2019

Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 North Central Park Avenue
Chicago, IL 60624 US
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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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Fiddleheads

December 22 @ 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 6, 2020

Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 North Central Park Avenue
Chicago, IL 60624 US
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kids' activity

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

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Free Mini Tour

December 23 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 North Central Park Avenue
Chicago, IL 60624 US

Go on a shortened tour with one of our knowledgeable guides! RSVP to save your spot.

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Free Mini Tour

December 29 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 North Central Park Avenue
Chicago, IL 60624 US

Go on a shortened tour with one of our knowledgeable guides! RSVP to save your spot.

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January 2019

Member Tour: Behind-the-Scenes

January 5, 2019 @ 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 North Central Park Avenue
Chicago, IL 60624 US
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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 membership@garfieldpark.org or 773-638-1766 x.22. Not a member and want to join?…

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Free Mini Tour

January 5, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 North Central Park Avenue
Chicago, IL 60624 US

Go on a shortened tour with one of our knowledgeable guides! RSVP to save your spot.

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Morning Glories

January 7, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, repeating until January 6, 2020

Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 North Central Park Avenue
Chicago, IL 60624 US
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ferns

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

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Beginning Beekeeping Class

January 12, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 North Central Park Avenue
Chicago, IL 60624 US
Observation Hive

Spend the day with our Head Beekeeper, Marcin Matelski, to learn the basics of beekeeping: equipment, hive design and construction, bee biology and behavior, bee management, and bee products.

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Origami Open House

January 12, 2019 @ 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 14, 2019

Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 North Central Park Avenue
Chicago, IL 60624 US
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origami dinosaur

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

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February 2019

Sweet Saturday

February 9, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 North Central Park Avenue
Chicago, IL 60624 US
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Sugar from the Sun

Discover new tropical treats and taste your way through the fruits and vines of the Garfield Park Conservatory.

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Beginning Beekeeping Class

February 10, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 North Central Park Avenue
Chicago, IL 60624 US
Observation Hive

Spend the day with our Head Beekeeper, Marcin Matelski, to learn the basics of beekeeping: equipment, hive design and construction, bee biology and behavior, bee management, and bee products.

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March 2019

Beginning Beekeeping Class

March 3, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 North Central Park Avenue
Chicago, IL 60624 US
Observation Hive

Spend the day with our Head Beekeeper, Marcin Matelski, to learn the basics of beekeeping: equipment, hive design and construction, bee biology and behavior, bee management, and bee products.

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Music Under Glass: Cuban Pianists Alonso Brothers Program

March 10, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 North Central Park Avenue
Chicago, IL 60624 US
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E_MUG_cuba concert 2_alonso brothers

Two grand pianos highlighting Cuban compositions with stunning visual presentation by Orlando and Orlay Alonso.

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Member Tour: Tropical Treats

March 16, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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One event on March 24, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on September 19, 2018 at 10:00am

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

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

Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 North Central Park Avenue
Chicago, IL 60624 US
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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April 2019

Music Under Glass: From Mozart to Havana

April 28, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 North Central Park Avenue
Chicago, IL 60624 US
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E_MUG_cuba concert 3_mozart to havanna

Join us for our final concert in the Cuban series on Sunday, April 28!

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May 2019

Member Tour: Plants & History

May 29, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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One event on November 18, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on May 26, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on November 17, 2018 at 6:30pm

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

Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 North Central Park Avenue
Chicago, IL 60624 US
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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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