Park District of Oak Park

PDOP-Sum-21 Linked V3

Issue link:

Contents of this Issue


Page 22 of 83

23 Quick Sketch Garden Design Fridays, 9:00A-12:00P Jun 11 • Jun 18 • Jun 25 • Jul 23 • Aug 6 Individual landscape design & garden consultation services available at the Oak Park Conservatory on various Fridays from 9:00A-12:00P. Bring in photos of your garden, measurements, and your plat of survey for our professionals to offer help, planting suggestions and a quick sketch as time allows. Registration required. ree one-hour time slots are available each day. Ages 18+ Res Fee $65 - Fee $78 Location: Oak Park Conservatory Min 1/Max 1 Supervisor: Patti Staley Get the Dirt: Your Garden Questions Answered Tuesday, Jul 20, 2021, 7:00-8:00P Join us for this real-time Q&A session to get gardening advice and tips from our plant experts. Learn what to be doing now in your garden and submit questions in advance or during the session, and our panelists will guide you. A Zoom link will be sent to participants in advance. Presented by the Friends of the Oak Park Conservatory. Supervisor: Patti Staley special interest & events Oak Park Conservatory Event Rentals Story Time at The Conservatory Wednesdays 10:00-10:30A & 11:00-11:30A Ages 18mos-5yrs Enjoy stories, songs, and puppets led by our volunteer docents at the Oak Park Conservatory. All participants (children and caregivers) must register to attend story time. Story time takes place outside in our Discovery Garden, and inside the Conservatory during inclement weather. is program is presented by the Friends of the Oak Park Conservatory. Free, with suggested $5 donation at the door. Supervisor: Patti Staley Garden Pot Drop-off Days! Saturday, May 22, 9:30A-12:30P Friday, June 4, 9:30A-2:00P Saturday, June 5, 9:30A-12:00P Reduce Reuse Recycle! Save your plant containers from the Friends of the Oak Park Conservatory plant sale aer you have planted your gardens and return them at one of our garden pot drop-off days! Our Conservatory volunteers collect pots and reuse them yearly to grow your plants in. Help us keep plastic out of the landfills! No Registration Required. Drop off at the Oak Park Conservatory Supervisor: Patti Staley Urban Foraging ursday, Jun 3, 7:00-8:00P You may be surprised by the number of edible plants you encounter every day. Join Nina Lawrin of Loveren Collections for an evening of fun exploration, possibilities, and conversation surrounding urban foraging within and around Chicago. Stimulating conversations around human-plant connection, biodiversity, and accessibility will be explored along with some foraged food recipes and guidelines. Presented by the Friends of the Oak Park Conservatory. Supervisor: Patti Staley Succulent & Cacti Sale Jul 30-Aug 13, Order Online Jul 30 & 31, 10:00A-4:00P, Pick Up at Oak Park Conservatory Shop the Oak Park Conservatory's Succulent & Cacti Sale online for rare & unusual succulents and cacti homegrown at the Oak Park Conservatory! Learn more about how to nurture succulents and help them thrive by registering for our FREE virtual lecture on Succulents on July 29 7:00-8:00P. Registration is required to attend the free virtual lecture. Supervisor: Patti Staley After you pick up your pollinator or succulent plants, why not continue your gardening with the Outdoor Plant Shelves workshop on Friday, August 20 See page 13 for details.

Articles in this issue

Links on this page

Archives of this issue

view archives of Park District of Oak Park - PDOP-Sum-21 Linked V3