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September 2015

Tue 1 Sep

The Silverwood Duo

The Silverwood Duo
Tue 1 Sep

Kimberly Gordon Big Band

Kimberly Gordon Big Band
Wed 2 Sep

Join farmers, food artisans, and makers of wine, beer, and spirits for a one-of-a-kind meal.

Farm Dinner
Wed 2 Sep

Zak Morgan

PHOTO: Zak Morgan
Thu 3 Sep

The Hoyle Brothers

The Hoyle Brothers
Sat 5 Sep

Join us on the first Saturday of each month for a free morning photo walk.

PHOTO: Monthly photo walk
Sat 5 Sep

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 5 Sep

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Sat 5 Sep

Bring a picnic dinner and spend an evening here! Learn how and why seeds need to scatter and make a seed bomb so you can scatter your own seeds.

Sun 6 Sep

The Chicago Botanic Garden welcomes local, sustainable farmers and producers to this public farmers' market. 

PHOTO: Farmers' Market
Sun 6 Sep

An exhibition of 50 to 100 varieties of mushrooms foraged from area forests.

PHOTO: Mycology Show
Sun 6 Sep

Drop by the Elizabeth Hubert Malott Japanese Garden for hands-on activities related to Japanese arts and culture.

PHOTO: Japanese Garden Family Sundays
Sun 6 Sep

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Family Drop-In Activities
Sun 6 Sep

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Mon 7 Sep

Carillonneur Mark Lee

PHOTO: Carillon Concert
Thu 10 Sep

Programs give 2-, 3-, and 4-year-olds the opportunity to explore nature with caregivers.

Little Diggers
Fri 11 Sep

Programs give 2-, 3-, and 4-year-olds the opportunity to explore nature with caregivers.

Little Diggers
Fri 11 Sep

Members-only event. Join our expert Chicago Botanic Garden staff for an informative behind-the-scenes tour of our production greenhouses and nursery.

Behind the Scenes
Sat 12 Sep

Programs give 2-, 3-, and 4-year-olds the opportunity to explore nature with caregivers.

Little Diggers
Sat 12 Sep

See gourds of all shapes and sizes at this show and sale.

PHOTO: Gourd Show and Sale
Sat 12 Sep

Members-only event. Join our expert Chicago Botanic Garden staff for an informative behind-the-scenes tour of our production greenhouses and nursery.

Behind the Scenes
Sat 12 Sep

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 12 Sep

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Sun 13 Sep

Bicyclists of all ages can ride the full perimeter of the Garden and end with a finish-line celebration!

Bike the Botanic Garden
Sun 13 Sep

See gourds of all shapes and sizes at this show and sale.

PHOTO: Gourd Show and Sale
Sun 13 Sep

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Family Drop-In Activities
Sun 13 Sep

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Wed 16 Sep

What’s Next in Personalized Medicine
hosted by NorthShore University HealthSystem

Sat 19 Sep

A weekend of fresh ideas for handling the harvest.

Harvest Weekend
Sat 19 Sep

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 19 Sep

Hundreds of dahlia blooms ranging in size from a silver dollar to a dinner plate will be on display.

PHOTO: Dahlia Show
Sat 19 Sep

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Sun 20 Sep

The Chicago Botanic Garden welcomes local, sustainable farmers and producers to this public farmers' market. 

PHOTO: Farmers' Market
Sun 20 Sep

Hundreds of dahlia blooms ranging in size from a silver dollar to a dinner plate will be on display.

PHOTO: Dahlia Show
Sun 20 Sep

Drop by the Elizabeth Hubert Malott Japanese Garden for hands-on activities related to Japanese arts and culture.

PHOTO: Japanese Garden Family Sundays
Sun 20 Sep

A weekend of fresh ideas for handling the harvest.

Harvest Weekend
Sun 20 Sep

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Family Drop-In Activities
Sun 20 Sep

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Fri 25 Sep

One of the country’s most anticipated fine craft shows has moved to its new location at the Regenstein Center.

American Craft Exposition
Sat 26 Sep

One of the country’s most anticipated fine craft shows has moved to its new location at the Regenstein Center.

American Craft Exposition
Sat 26 Sep

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Family Drop-In Activities
Sat 26 Sep

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Sun 27 Sep

Celebrate the Jewish harvest holiday Sukkot with arts and crafts activities to decorate the sukkah.

PHOTO: Sukkot Family Activities
Sun 27 Sep

One of the country’s premier fine craft shows has moved to its new location at the Regenstein Center.

American Craft Exposition
Sun 27 Sep

Join us at the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden for fun, hands-on activities for families and children.

Family Drop-In Activities
Sun 27 Sep

Noted chefs prepare recipes in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden’s open-air amphitheater.

PHOTO: Garden Chef Series
Sun 27 Sep

Join us for a free lecture on the Lenhardt Library's rare book exhibition Ampelography: I Heard it Through the Grapevine.

Free Library Talk
Tue 29 Sep

Award-winning sculptor DJ Garrity will conduct a stone-carving workshop focusing on carving a face onto stone.

Sculpture Workshop

September 2015