October 2014

Sun 5 Oct

Patrice Michaels, soprano, with piano & cello

Patrice Michaels
Fri 10 Oct

Preview bulb shopping for members only

PHOTO: Fall Bulb Sale
Sat 11 Oct

Representatives from SavATree answer your tree questions in the Krasberg Rose Garden. A tree walk follows at 1 p.m.

 Ask the Arborist
Sun 12 Oct

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

PHOTO: Sukkot Family Activities
Mon 13 Oct

Your child might have a day off of school, but it is a day “on” at the Garden!

School Day-off Camp
Wed 15 Oct

Get practical suggestions from experts for creating landscapes that will survive and thrive.

Thu 16 Oct

Japanese garden experts and devotees will convene at the North American Japanese Garden Association’s (NAJGA) biennial conference.

NAJGA meeting
Fri 17 Oct

Japanese garden experts and devotees will convene at the North American Japanese Garden Association’s (NAJGA) biennial conference.

NAJGA meeting
Sat 18 Oct

Japanese garden experts and devotees will convene at the North American Japanese Garden Association’s (NAJGA) biennial conference.

NAJGA meeting
Sat 18 Oct

Hear the story of the Three Sisters (corn, bean & squash), create a delicious dried bean soup jar to enjoy at home and investigate why popcorn pops and taste the results!

Weekend Family Class
Sat 18 Oct

Enjoy a frightfully good time in the Model Railroad Garden!

Trains, Tricks, & Treats
Sat 18 Oct

Cleverly costumed canines march the parade route to celebrate Halloween.

Spooky Pooch Parade
Sun 19 Oct

Enjoy a frightfully good time in the Model Railroad Garden!

Trains, Tricks, & Treats
Sat 25 Oct

A Garden of Good…and Evil
Celebrate Halloween, if you dare, at the Chicago Botanic Garden!

Hallowfest
Sun 26 Oct

Celebrate Halloween, if you dare, at the Garden!

Hallowfest

October 2014