Spring Flower Show: Saturation

Garfield Park Conservatory

The Garfield Park Conservatory’s 2021 Spring Flower Show “Saturation” will be on display Saturday, February 27 through Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 9. This year’s show will immerse visitors in virtually the entire spectrum in the rainbow. Instead of typical garden design which incorporates different colors scattered throughout the landscape, Saturation concentrates groups of blooming flowers […]

Printmaking: A Virtual Senior Series – Register by January 29

Virtual Chicago

The Garfield Park Conservatory has teamed up with Teaching Artist and Printmaker Sarita Garcia to offer an 8-week online printmaking course with older adults, age 55+, that takes place in the comfort of your own homes! In this class, we will be experimenting with different methods of printmaking, such as block printing, patternmaking, silk screen and natural dye […]

Virtual Beekeeping Lecture with Dr. Tammy Horn Potter

Garfield Park Conservatory

Join us for a virtual presentation and conversation with Dr. Tammy Horn Potter. She will be talking about her book Beeconomy: What Women and Bees Can Teach Us about Local Trade and the Global Market. Beeconomy examines the fascinating evolution of the relationship between women and bees around the world. From Africa to Australia to […]

Virtual Yoga Livestreamed from Garfield Park Conservatory

Garfield Park Conservatory

Join us for this one-hour virtual yoga session from the comforts of your own home with the Conservatory as the background. Pre-registration is required so we can send you a link to join, and space is limited. Registration closes at 10:00am when the session begins. Automated live captioning is available. This class is free but […]

Virtual Field Trip for Homeschool Families: Pollination

Garfield Park Conservatory

Without pollination, life on Earth would look very different. But, what is pollination and why is it important? Through this tour of the Conservatory, explore many interesting examples of how plants and their pollinators co-evolved to perfect the process of pollination that we depend on for our own survival. This virtual field trip is appropriate […]