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September 2016

Thu 1 Sep

Stop by the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden to pot up this month's featured plant seedling to grow at home (while supplies last).

Plant Giveaway
Thu 1 Sep

Silver Stars

Silver Stars
Sat 3 Sep

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-in Activities
Sat 3 Sep

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

Garden Chef Series
Sat 3 Sep

Bring a picnic dinner and spend an evening here! Gather fresh ingredients from the garden then use them to prepare a healthy appetizer to enjoy by the campfire.

Nature Nights: Harvest Hootenanny
Sun 4 Sep

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

PHOTO: Drop-in Activities
Sun 4 Sep

An exhibition of 50 to 100 varieties of mushrooms foraged from area forests.

PHOTO: Mycology Show
Sun 4 Sep

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

PHOTO: Japanese Garden Family Sundays
Sun 4 Sep

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

Garden Chef Series
Mon 5 Sep

Carillonneur Sue Bergren

PHOTO: Carillon Concert
Sat 10 Sep

Learn…play…get inspired by the natural world at the opening of the new Regenstein Learning Campus.

Opening of the Regenstein Learning Campus
Sat 10 Sep

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

PHOTO: Ikebana Show
Sat 10 Sep

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

Garden Chef Series
Sun 11 Sep

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

PHOTO: Ikebana Show
Sun 11 Sep

Learn…play…get inspired by the natural world at the opening of the new Regenstein Learning Campus.

Opening of the Regenstein Learning Campus
Sun 11 Sep

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

Garden Chef Series
Sun 11 Sep

Join us for a free lecture on the rare book exhibition in the Lenhardt Library, Pressing for Plants: Herbaria in Books.

Free Library Talk
Wed 14 Sep

Join us for a hard cider tasting event.

Apples in the Fruit & Vegetable Garden
Thu 15 Sep

Programs give 2-, 3-, and 4-year-olds the opportunity to explore nature with caregivers.

Little Diggers
Fri 16 Sep

Programs give 2-, 3-, and 4-year-olds the opportunity to explore nature with caregivers.

Little Diggers
Fri 16 Sep

Members-only event. Join our expert Chicago Botanic Garden staff for an informative behind-the-scenes tour of our production greenhouses and nursery.

Behind the Scenes
Sat 17 Sep

Enjoy a morning exploring and learning about the birds that frequent the various habitats of the Garden.

PHOTO: Fall Bird Walk
Sat 17 Sep

Programs give 2-, 3-, and 4-year-olds the opportunity to explore nature with caregivers.

Little Diggers
Sat 17 Sep

Members-only event. Join our expert Chicago Botanic Garden staff for an informative behind-the-scenes tour of our production greenhouses and nursery.

Behind the Scenes
Sat 17 Sep

A weekend of fresh ideas for handling the harvest.

Harvest Weekend
Sat 17 Sep

Hundreds of dahlia blooms ranging in size from a silver dollar to a dinner plate will be on display.

PHOTO: Dahlia Show
Sat 17 Sep

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

Garden Chef Series
Sun 18 Sep

Representatives from SavATree answer your tree questions right outside the Krasberg Rose Garden. A tree walk follows at 1 p.m.

Ask the Arborist
Sun 18 Sep

Hundreds of dahlia blooms ranging in size from a silver dollar to a dinner plate will be on display.

PHOTO: Dahlia Show
Sun 18 Sep

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

PHOTO: Japanese Garden Family Sundays
Sun 18 Sep

A weekend of fresh ideas for handling the harvest.

Harvest Weekend
Sun 18 Sep

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

Garden Chef Series
Fri 23 Sep

One of the country’s most anticipated fine craft shows.

American Craft Exposition
Sat 24 Sep

One of the country’s most anticipated fine craft shows.

American Craft Exposition
Sat 24 Sep

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

Garden Chef Series
Sun 25 Sep

One of the country’s most anticipated fine craft shows.

American Craft Exposition
Sun 25 Sep

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

Garden Chef Series
Thu 29 Sep

"A Wild Life" Lecture at Martin Theatre, Ravinia Festival

Cheryl Strayed

September 2016