February 2014

Sat 1 Feb

Join us the first Saturday of each month for a free morning photo walk.

PHOTO: Monthly photo walk
Sat 1 Feb

Examine the cacao tree, learn how bitter beans make delicious desserts, mix up an ancient Aztec chocolate, and take home chocolate mint and chocolate pepper plants.

Weekend Family Class
Mon 3 Feb

Stop by for nature-themed stories and activities Monday mornings in the Lenhardt Library!

PHOTO: story time
Mon 10 Feb

Stop by for nature-themed stories and activities Monday mornings in the Lenhardt Library!

PHOTO: story time
Mon 10 Feb

Brian J. Huntley presents this richly illustrated lecture describing the history of botanical exploration of southern Africa.

Kirstenbosch
Fri 14 Feb

The sights: tiki bar
The sounds: ukulele music
The scents: fragrant leis
The drinks: pink

Orchid Show Preview
Sat 15 Feb

Escape the cold and experience the warmth of the Orchid Show and aloha spirit of the Hawaiian Islands.

Hawaiian Islands Weekend
Sat 15 Feb

Orchids for sale and repotting services every weekend during the Orchid Show along with the experience of the Illinois Orchid Society’s members.

Orchid Marketplace
Sat 15 Feb

Discover brilliantly beautiful and diverse orchids in a vibrant indoor show.

The Orchid Show
Sun 16 Feb

Get an up-close look at one of the world’s tiniest seeds from the vanilla orchid, make a batch of ice cream, and pot up a plant that can flavor ice cream.

Weekend Family Class
Sun 16 Feb

Escape the cold and experience the warmth of the Orchid Show and aloha spirit of the Hawaiian Islands.

Hawaiian Islands Weekend
Sun 16 Feb

Orchids for sale and repotting services every weekend during the Orchid Show along with the experience of the Illinois Orchid Society’s members.

Orchid Marketplace
Sun 16 Feb

Discover brilliantly beautiful and diverse orchids in a vibrant indoor show.

The Orchid Show
Mon 17 Feb

Stop by for nature-themed stories and activities Monday mornings in the Lenhardt Library!

PHOTO: story time
Mon 17 Feb

Discover brilliantly beautiful and diverse orchids in a vibrant indoor show.

The Orchid Show
Tue 18 Feb

Admission: Free
Alexandros Pirillis
Contemporary Classical

Alexandros Pirillis
Tue 18 Feb

Discover brilliantly beautiful and diverse orchids in a vibrant indoor show.

The Orchid Show
Wed 19 Feb

Discover brilliantly beautiful and diverse orchids in a vibrant indoor show.

The Orchid Show
Thu 20 Feb

Discover brilliantly beautiful and diverse orchids in a vibrant indoor show.

The Orchid Show
Fri 21 Feb

Discover brilliantly beautiful and diverse orchids in a vibrant indoor show.

The Orchid Show
Sat 22 Feb

Escape the cold and experience the warmth of the Orchid Show and aloha spirit of the Hawaiian Islands.

Hawaiian Islands Weekend
Sat 22 Feb

Orchids for sale and repotting services every weekend during the Orchid Show along with the experience of the Illinois Orchid Society’s members.

Orchid Marketplace
Sat 22 Feb

Discover brilliantly beautiful and diverse orchids in a vibrant indoor show.

The Orchid Show
Sun 23 Feb

Escape the cold and experience the warmth of the Orchid Show and aloha spirit of the Hawaiian Islands.

Hawaiian Islands Weekend
Sun 23 Feb

Orchids for sale and repotting services every weekend during the Orchid Show along with the experience of the Illinois Orchid Society’s members.

Orchid Marketplace
Sun 23 Feb

Discover brilliantly beautiful and diverse orchids in a vibrant indoor show.

The Orchid Show
Sun 23 Feb

Ken Greene, founder of the Hudson Valley Seed Library, will speak about America’s gardening heritage through images from the Seed Library's collection.

Art from the Hudson Valley Seed Library
Sun 23 Feb

Share and swap seeds with other gardeners. The lecture is sold out.

Seed Swap
Mon 24 Feb

Stop by for nature-themed stories and activities Monday mornings in the Lenhardt Library!

PHOTO: story time
Mon 24 Feb

Discover brilliantly beautiful and diverse orchids in a vibrant indoor show.

The Orchid Show
Tue 25 Feb

Discover brilliantly beautiful and diverse orchids in a vibrant indoor show.

The Orchid Show
Wed 26 Feb

Discover brilliantly beautiful and diverse orchids in a vibrant indoor show.

The Orchid Show
Wed 26 Feb

Members, don’t miss an exclusive visit to the Orchid Show! Cash bar and entertainment, with experts on hand to answer all of your orchid-related questions.

Members' Night
Thu 27 Feb

Discover brilliantly beautiful and diverse orchids in a vibrant indoor show.

The Orchid Show
Fri 28 Feb

Discover brilliantly beautiful and diverse orchids in a vibrant indoor show.

The Orchid Show

February 2014