2016 Garden Walk

sunflowerCircle Sunday, June 26 on your calendar now. The 23rd annual Oak Park River Forest Garden Walk will be held 10-4 pm rain or shine. Whether you are an avid gardener or simply enjoy visiting lovely outdoor spaces, ten eclectic gardens await you and your family. Artists will be painting in selected gardens and special events are planned at Cheney Mansion, River Forest Library and the Oak Park Art league as well. A raffle of unique garden themed items will be held.  Tickets will be available online May 15th at https://gcoprf.org/Garden Walk 2016 and at the Conservatory and other local vendors June 1; Tickets are $15 prior to the event and $20 the day of.  Tickets will not be mailed.  Bring your receipt.

Additional information and photos from 2015 gardens are available on our Facebook page, OPRFGW, and  at www.fopcon.org or www.gcoprf.org. This is a joint venture of the Garden Club of Oak Park River Forest and the Friends of the Oak Park Conservatory.  Please join us June 26.


Revised 5/5/16

Environmental Awareness – Wellies in Waiting


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Saturday, June 21, 2014 Oak Park and River Forest: About 12 homeowners and hundreds of gardeners were fretful about the inclement weather. Would the rain beat down the flowers, would it flood the gardens, would it ever stop? Would anyone attend the Garden Walk … Continue reading