GLENCOE, IL (Oct. 8, 2015) — Cleverly costumed canines and their owners, led by Cruella de Vil and her Dalmatian, will strut their stuff in the Chicago Botanic Garden’s annual Spooky Pooch Parade from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Halloween, Saturday, October 31—the only day of the year dogs are allowed at the Garden.
GLENCOE, IL (Aug. 27, 2015) - Celebrate Halloween with the entire family at HallowFest: A Garden of Good…and Evil. The popular Chicago Botanic Garden event returns on Saturday, October 24, from 5:30 to 9 p.m. and Sunday, October 25, from 4 to 7:30 p.m.
GLENCOE, IL (June 30, 2015) — Music fills the Chicago Botanic Garden every Monday through Thursday evening, plus Tuesday mornings this summer. From enchanting carillon bells to high-energy dance music in a variety of genres to singalongs for young visitors, Garden concerts satisfy all ages and musical tastes.
Story Time in Lenhardt Library – Mondays through May 18
Stop by Lenhardt Library on Monday mornings from 10 to 11 a.m. for nature-themed stories and hands-on activities. The program is geared toward children ages 2 to 5 with a caregiver. No Story Time on April 20. Visit chicagobotanic.org/forfamilies or call (847) 835-6801 for more information.
GLENCOE, IL (Oct. 9, 2014) – Proving that good design transforms any space, the Chicago Botanic Garden has rejuvenated the previous Antiques & Garden Fair into the Antiques, Garden & Design Show for Spring 2015. Celebrating its 15th year, the show inspires stylish living and presents beautiful gardens and objects in a way that transcends the ordinary.
GLENCOE, Ill. (Jan. 9, 2012) — The Chicago Botanic Garden will open the Grunsfeld Children's Growing Garden with a dedication ceremony at 9 a.m. on Saturday, June 2, 2012. Attendees will be encouraged to also attend World Environment Day at the Garden from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The dedication will include remarks followed by a ribbon cutting, tours of the garden and two activity stations for children. Staff will demonstrate how the garden will be used for a variety of programs that connect children with nature.