Adult Education

Engage your senses, discover hidden talents, and explore a more personal relationship with plants and the environment. Enjoy a new interest or start a new career at the Joseph Regenstein, Jr. School of the Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe, Illinois.

Discover our new online classes. Our expert instructors offer virtual learning in topics from gardening fundamentals to yoga to photography. On-site classes are now available; please see our safety guidelines.

Adult education programs at the Regenstein School include art classes and garden design workshops for pure enjoyment, certificate programs, and professional development classes. Discover classes and workshops in botanical arts, horticulture, gardening, cooking, nature and birding, photography, garden design, and professional programs. The Garden also offers year-round wellness and fitness, including programs in yoga, tai chi, and more. Give the gift of lifelong learning! Classes at the Garden make the perfect gift for any occasion. Call (847) 835-6801 to order a Regenstein School gift certificate today.