April 2015

Wed 1 Apr

Children engage in exciting indoor and outdoor activities while exploring the Chicago Botanic Garden as it begins to bloom.

Spring Break Camp
Thu 2 Apr

Children engage in exciting indoor and outdoor activities while exploring the Chicago Botanic Garden as it begins to bloom.

Spring Break Camp
Fri 3 Apr

Children engage in exciting indoor and outdoor activities while exploring the Chicago Botanic Garden as it begins to bloom.

Spring Break Camp
Sat 4 Apr

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

PHOTO: Monthly photo walk
Sun 5 Apr

This event is sold out. Enjoy brunch and an Easter egg hunt at the Garden, and spend the rest of the day viewing all that spring has to offer.

Easter Brunch
Mon 6 Apr

Your child might have a day off of school, but it is a day “on” at the Chicago Botanic Garden!

School Day-off Camp
Mon 6 Apr

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

PHOTO: story time
Sun 12 Apr

Find out how people use parts of rainforest trees to make chewing gum and rubber. Create your own bouncing ball and flavorful gum to take home.

Weekend Family Class: Gumballs & Superballs
Mon 13 Apr

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

PHOTO: story time
Thu 16 Apr

Be the first to experience the Antiques, Garden & Design Show. A special preview evening offers guests an opportunity to enjoy priority shopping, sumptuous buffets, and refreshments.

AGF Preview Evening
Fri 17 Apr

Come shop for the best in classical and contemporary garden furnishings, botanical art, and home and garden design.

Antiques, Garden & Design Show
Fri 17 Apr

Mario Buatta is acclaimed for his sumptuous rooms that layer fine antiques, confectionary curtains, and sublime colorations.

Mario Buatta
Sat 18 Apr

Come shop for the best in classical and contemporary garden furnishings, botanical art, and home and garden design.

Antiques, Garden & Design Show
Sat 18 Apr

Mac Griswold, journalist and garden historian, is the author of four books and has lectured widely in America and Europe.

Mac Griswold
Sun 19 Apr

Come shop for the best in classical and contemporary garden furnishings, botanical art, and home and garden design.

Antiques, Garden & Design Show
Sat 25 Apr

A special jewelry event at the Garden Shop featuring designer Michael Michaud, a favorite at the Garden.

Jewelry Trunk Show
Sat 25 Apr

The Midwest Daffodil Society's show features hundreds of daffodils on display that will be judged by the society.

Midwest Daffodil Society Show
Sat 25 Apr

Take a special guided walk through McDonald Woods to celebrate Earth Day.

Earth Day Walk
Sun 26 Apr

The Midwest Daffodil Society’s show features hundreds of daffodils on display that will be judged by the society.

Midwest Daffodil Society Show
Sun 26 Apr

Special guest Dr. Ronald L. Perry, Professer of Horticulture, Michigan State University, will talk about establishing a home orchard.

Establishing a Backyard Orchard
Mon 27 Apr

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

PHOTO: story time

April 2015