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Seed Starting Workshop Tonight in Chicago

Free seed starting workshop tonight in Chicago at Luther Memorial Church hosted by the Manor Garden Club. The garden club’s meetings are held in the lower level of the church and start at 7:30pm. I’ll be talking about and demonstrating how to start seeds. If you want to bring your own seeds and seed starting... Read more »

Free Rain Barrels at Shedd Aquarium 9-15-12

The Shedd Aquarium is giving away 50 rain barrels on Saturday, September 15. Here are the details from the website: Start Time: 10:00 a.m. Location: Shedd Aquarium’s loading dock/service entrance Limit of one rain barrel per person. As quantity is limited, rain barrels will be given out on a first-come, first-served basis. Rain barrels will... Read more »

What's Out There Weekend Chicago

The Culutural Landscape Foundation’s What’s Out There Weekend is a series of free guided tours that show off Chicago’s parks and historic landscapes. During this weekend participants can visit 25 publicly accessible sites around Chicago this weekend.  Beth Botts, who writes for the Chicago Tribune and and Chicagoland Gardening magazine, recently wrote about how the... Read more »