June 2014

Sun 1 Jun

The Garden welcomes local, sustainable farmers and producers to this public farmers' market. 

PHOTO: Farmers' Market
Sun 1 Jun

Get close to nature while discovering where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sun 1 Jun

The show includes a cut-leaf display of various shapes, sizes, and colors of hosta grown in the Midwest.

PHOTO: Hosta Show
Sun 1 Jun

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Sun 1 Jun

Drop by the Elizabeth Hubert Malott Japanese Garden for hands-on activities related to Japanese arts and culture.

PHOTO: Japanese Garden Family Sundays
Sun 1 Jun

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Mon 2 Jun

Get close to nature, and discover where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Tue 3 Jun

Get close to nature, and discover where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Wed 4 Jun

Get close to nature, and discover where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Wed 4 Jun

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Thu 5 Jun

Get close to nature, and discover where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Fri 6 Jun

A one-day symposium on monarch conservation by members of Make Way for Monarchs: Alliance for Milkweed and Butterfly Recovery.

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Fri 6 Jun

Get close to nature, and discover where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 7 Jun

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

PHOTO: Monthly photo walk
Sat 7 Jun

Bring your plastic garden pots, containers, and polystyrene cellpacks and trays to recycle.

PHOTO: Pot Recycling
Sat 7 Jun

Get close to nature while discovering where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 7 Jun

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 7 Jun

Recycle a variety of consumer electronics 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., in parking lot 4. View a list of accepted items.

Sat 7 Jun

A daylong schedule of activities and programs will explore how people of all ages can protect the earth through awareness and action.

PHOTO: World Environment Day
Sat 7 Jun

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Sat 7 Jun

Bring a picnic dinner and spend an evening at the Chicago Botanic Garden! Learn some gardening basics as you plan, plant, mulch, and water in the Grunsfeld Children's Growing Garden.

Nature Nights: Ready, Set, Garden!
Sun 8 Jun

Get close to nature while discovering where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sun 8 Jun

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Sun 8 Jun

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Mon 9 Jun

Get close to nature, and discover where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Mon 9 Jun

Carillonneur Stefano Colletti

Carillon
Tue 10 Jun

Ian Maksin

Ian Maksin
Tue 10 Jun

Get close to nature, and discover where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Tue 10 Jun

Bopology

PHOTO: Bopology
Wed 11 Jun

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Wed 11 Jun

Get close to nature, and discover where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Wed 11 Jun

Dean Tonenna, Conservation and Land Management Internship program mentor and botanist with the Bureau of Land Management, will share botanical knowledge that has been passed on to him through his tribe.

Eastern Sierra and Great Basin Ethnobotany Lecture
Wed 11 Jun

Duke Otherwise

PHOTO: Duke Otherwise
Thu 12 Jun

Get close to nature, and discover where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Thu 12 Jun

Proyecto Sur

PHOTO: Proyecto Sur
Fri 13 Jun

Get close to nature, and discover where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 14 Jun

Take Dad for a rare opportunity to canoe the lakes of the Chicago Botanic Garden.

Sat 14 Jun

Get close to nature while discovering where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 14 Jun

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 14 Jun

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Sun 15 Jun

The Garden welcomes local, sustainable farmers and producers to this public farmers' market. 

PHOTO: Farmers' Market
Sun 15 Jun

Take Dad for a rare opportunity to canoe the lakes of the Chicago Botanic Garden.

Sun 15 Jun

Get close to nature while discovering where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sun 15 Jun

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Sun 15 Jun

Drop by the Elizabeth Hubert Malott Japanese Garden for hands-on activities related to Japanese arts and culture.

PHOTO: Japanese Garden Family Sundays
Sun 15 Jun

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Mon 16 Jun

Get close to nature, and discover where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Mon 16 Jun

Carillonneur Jim Brown

Carillon
Tue 17 Jun

Music Institute of Chicago

Music Institute of Chicago
Tue 17 Jun

Get close to nature, and discover where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Tue 17 Jun

Rio Bamba

Rio Bamba
Wed 18 Jun

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Wed 18 Jun

Get close to nature, and discover where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Wed 18 Jun

Wendy & DB

Wendy Morgan & DB
Thu 19 Jun

Get close to nature, and discover where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Thu 19 Jun

The Mike Knauf Quartet

The Mike Knauf Quartet
Fri 20 Jun

Get close to nature, and discover where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Fri 20 Jun

See a variety of seasonal highlights on a free tour led by a Chicago Botanic Garden horticulturist.

PHOTO: Heritage Garden
Sat 21 Jun

Get close to nature while discovering where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 21 Jun

Six Chicago-area garden clubs present the competitive exhibition Our Kind of Town.

PHOTO: Show of Summer
Sat 21 Jun

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 21 Jun

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Sat 21 Jun

Bring a picnic dinner and spend an evening at the Chicago Botanic Garden! Learn some gardening basics as you plan, plant, mulch, and water in the Grunsfeld Children's Growing Garden.

Nature Nights: Ready, Set, Garden!
Sun 22 Jun

Get close to nature while discovering where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sun 22 Jun

Six Chicago-area garden clubs present the competitive exhibition Our Kind of Town.

PHOTO: Show of Summer
Sun 22 Jun

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Sun 22 Jun

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Mon 23 Jun

Get close to nature, and discover where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Mon 23 Jun

Carillonneur Andrée-Anne Doane

Carillon
Tue 24 Jun

El Payo

El Payo
Tue 24 Jun

Get close to nature, and discover where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Tue 24 Jun

Dave Specter

Dave Specter
Wed 25 Jun

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Wed 25 Jun

The Thai Traditional Dance Troupe of the Fine Arts Department, Ministry of Culture, Thailand, will perform traditional dance pieces.

Thai Dancers perform
Wed 25 Jun

Get close to nature, and discover where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Wed 25 Jun

Mr. Singer & the Sharp Cookies

Mr. Singer & the Sharp Cookies
Thu 26 Jun

Get close to nature, and discover where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Thu 26 Jun

Pamela Rose and Windy City Country

Pamela Rose and Windy City Country
Fri 27 Jun

Get close to nature, and discover where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 28 Jun

The Next Generation of School Gardening

School Gardening
Sat 28 Jun

Get close to nature while discovering where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 28 Jun

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 28 Jun

The Ikebana Sogetsu exhibition will feature flower-arranging demonstrations and more than 50 Ikebana on display.

PHOTO: Ikebana Show
Sat 28 Jun

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Sun 29 Jun

Get close to nature while discovering where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sun 29 Jun

The Ikebana Sogetsu Exhibition will feature flower-arranging demonstrations and 50 Ikebana on display.

PHOTO: Ikebana Show
Sun 29 Jun

Join us for fun and hands-on aquatic and conservation-themed activities.

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Sun 29 Jun

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Mon 30 Jun

Get close to nature, and discover where food comes from and how plants grow.

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Mon 30 Jun

Carillonneur Jim Fackenthal

Carillon

June 2014