4/30/2011

Green and Growing Fair

Garfield Park Conservatory
300 N. Central Park Ave.
Chicago 60624
(312) 746-5100

19th Annual Green and Growing Fair Kick off the growing season with the 19th Annual Green & Growing Fair at the Garfield Park Conservatory. The fair, sponsored by GreenNet, Chicago's Urban Greening Network, plunges into spring by hosting a variety of vendors, workshops, demonstrations, and family activities to get your rusty green thumb up and running. • Gather resources for starting community gardens at GreenNet “Stop & Grow” Member Stations. • Purchase heirloom seeds, unique seedlings, and other inspirational garden materials to jumpstart the growing season. • Participate in family take home planting activities. • Attend mini workshops, hosted by the Chicago Department of Transportation. • Visit outdoor demonstration stations on the Bluestone Terrace from 10 am to 2 pm. • Share food and live music with friends in our Green Café. • Participate in a silent auction of urban gardening treasures. • Shop our used gardening book sale.

Time: 10AM - 2PM

Cost: FREE

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