August 2014

Fri 1 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 2 Aug

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

PHOTO: Monthly photo walk
Sat 2 Aug

Total Care for Women’s Health
hosted by NorthShore University HealthSystem

Sat 2 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 2 Aug

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

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 2 Aug

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

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Sat 2 Aug

Bring a picnic dinner and spend an evening at the Chicago Botanic Garden! Learn how to tell a moth from a butterfly, visit the Hidden Beauty of Moths exhibition, and look for moths and butterflies at the Garden.

Nature Nights: Leaping Lepidoptera!
Sun 3 Aug

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

PHOTO: Farmers' Market
Sun 3 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sun 3 Aug

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

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Sun 3 Aug

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

PHOTO: Japanese Garden Family Sundays
Sun 3 Aug

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

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Mon 4 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Mon 4 Aug

Carillonneur Julie Zhu

Carillon
Tue 5 Aug

Healing Earth

Native American Flute
Tue 5 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Tue 5 Aug

Alfonso Ponticelli & Swing Gitan Quartet

Alfonso Ponticelli & Swing Gitan Quartet
Wed 6 Aug

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

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Wed 6 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Wed 6 Aug

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

PHOTO: Heritage Garden
Wed 6 Aug

Karen K and the Jitterbugs

Karen K and the Jitterbugs
Thu 7 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Thu 7 Aug

Bopology

PHOTO: Bopology
Fri 8 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 9 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 9 Aug

Enjoy soaring, stunt-kite performances set to music.

PHOTO: Kite Festival
Sat 9 Aug

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

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 9 Aug

The Gardeners of the North Shore host this annual show.

PHOTO: Flower Show
Sat 9 Aug

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

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Sun 10 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sun 10 Aug

The Gardeners of the North Shore host this annual show

PHOTO: Flower Show
Sun 10 Aug

Enjoy soaring, stunt-kite performances set to music.

PHOTO: Kite Festival
Sun 10 Aug

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

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Sun 10 Aug

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

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Mon 11 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Mon 11 Aug

Carillonneurs Adolph Rots and Auke de Boer

Carillon
Tue 12 Aug

Sheridan Archbold

Sheridan Archbold
Tue 12 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Tue 12 Aug

Fernandez & Kimball

PHOTO: Fernandez & Kimball
Wed 13 Aug

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

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Wed 13 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Wed 13 Aug

Join farmers, food artisans, and makers of wine, beer, and spirits for a one-of-a-kind meal.

Farm Dinner
Wed 13 Aug

Wendy, DB and the Band

Wendy, DB and the Band
Thu 14 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Thu 14 Aug

Rio Bamba

PHOTO: Rio Bamba
Fri 15 Aug

Enjoy a display of 200 bonsai trees.

PHOTO: Bonsai Show
Fri 15 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 16 Aug

The show draws bonsai enthusiasts from all over the country with more than 100 bonsai on display.

PHOTO: Bonsai Show
Sat 16 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 16 Aug

Kids of all ages can celebrate summer by making a paper fan, kite, and more!

PHOTO: Japanese Garden Summer Festival
Sat 16 Aug

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

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 16 Aug

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

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Sat 16 Aug

Bring a picnic dinner and spend an evening at the Chicago Botanic Garden! Learn how to tell a moth from a butterfly, visit the Hidden Beauty of Moths exhibition, and look for moths and butterflies at the Garden.

Nature Nights: Leaping Lepidoptera!
Sun 17 Aug

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

PHOTO: Farmers' Market
Sun 17 Aug

The show draws bonsai enthusiasts from all over the country with more than 100 bonsai on display.

PHOTO: Bonsai Show
Sun 17 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sun 17 Aug

Kids of all ages can celebrate summer by making a paper fan, kite, and more!

PHOTO: Japanese Garden Summer Festival
Sun 17 Aug

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

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Sun 17 Aug

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

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Mon 18 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Mon 18 Aug

Carillonneur Julia Littleton

Carillon
Tue 19 Aug

Sophie Webber

Sophie Webber
Tue 19 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Tue 19 Aug

Nia Quintet

Nia Quintet
Wed 20 Aug

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

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Wed 20 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Wed 20 Aug

Super Stolie & The Rockstars

Super Stolie and The Rockstars
Thu 21 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Thu 21 Aug

Hillbilly Rockstarz

Hot Summer Nights
Fri 22 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 23 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 23 Aug

Ikebana, the Japanese art of flower arranging, originated with Ikenobo in Kyoto, Japan, as a Buddhist floral offering. Don't miss the 50th Anniversary Celebration Show!

Ikenobo Ikebana Chicago Chapter Show
Sat 23 Aug

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

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 23 Aug

It’s a tomato-palooza!

Heirloom Tomato Weekend
Sat 23 Aug

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

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Sun 24 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sun 24 Aug

Ikebana, the Japanese art of flower arranging, originated with Ikenobo in Kyoto, Japan, as a Buddhist floral offering. Don't miss the 50th Anniversary Celebration Show!

Ikenobo Ikebana Chicago Chapter Show
Sun 24 Aug

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

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Sun 24 Aug

It’s a tomato-palooza!

Heirloom Tomato Weekend
Sun 24 Aug

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

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Mon 25 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Mon 25 Aug

Carillonneur Wylie Crawford

PHOTO: Carillon Concert
Tue 26 Aug

Neil Dixon Smith

Neil Dixon Smith
Tue 26 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Tue 26 Aug

Shamrock Ragsters

Shamrock Ragsters
Wed 27 Aug

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

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Wed 27 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Wed 27 Aug

Little Miss Ann

Little Miss Ann
Thu 28 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Thu 28 Aug

Aloha Lives!
Hawaiian Music

Aloha Lives
Fri 29 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 30 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 30 Aug

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

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 30 Aug

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

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Sun 31 Aug

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

Children's Growing Garden Family Drop-In Activities
Sun 31 Aug

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

Kleinman Family Cove Family Drop-In Activities
Sun 31 Aug

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

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series

August 2014