Curative Properties of Tea, October 11, 2023 – Marcy Lautenan-Raleigh

12:00 PM at the Cheney Mansion, 220 N. Euclid Avenue, Oak Park, Illinois.

All are welcome to this free event.

Social time and a brief business report will precede the one hour presentation. The presentation will begin at 1:00 PM. Free parking is allowed on the street for this event.

October 11, 2023 Curative Properties of Tea

Much has been touted recently about the benefits of a good cup of herbal or green tea. This lecture discusses the difference between black tea and herb tea as well as what herbs make a good tea, how to formulate your own teas and the various medicinal properties discovered throughout time of various native plants with pictures to help with identification. We will sample our own blend at the end of the program.

Park District of Oak Park Covid guidance will be followed.
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Members’ Gathering  September 13, 2023  12pm

Members’ Gathering September 13, 2023 12pm

September 13, 2023 Welcome Garden Party
Home of Barb Graham

Join your fellow club members for a lovely afternoon at the home of Barbara Graham. A wide variety of appetizers and desserts plus beverages will be enjoyed in her spacious garden. Garden Art and floral designs by members will be featured.

Check your email for details. You should have an Evite to this event. Please add your food/beverage contribution to the Evite listing.

29th Annual Garden Walk of Oak Park & River Forest

Garden Walk Ticket

Sunday, June 25, 2023 — 10 am to 4 pm

Information: 708-725-2400

FOPCON.ORG

GCOPRF.ORG

OPRFGW Facebook Page

Do you need garden inspiration? Are you curious about your Oak Park and River Forest neighbor’s gardens? Come out and enjoy the Annual Oak Park & River Forest Garden Walk. The Garden Walk is a joint venture sponsored by the Garden Club of Oak Park & River Forest and the Friends of the Oak Park Conservatory (FOPCON). Garden Club proceeds are used for scholarships and community garden projects. FOPCON proceeds benefit the Oak Park Conservatory projects.

The 29th Annual Garden Walk, which features private gardens and a public garden,
is a self-guided tour.

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TICKET PRICES  advance  event day Children 12 and under free Tickets are non-refundable ON-LINE ADVANCE TICKET SALES Advance tickets for the public will be available June 1st on this website (PayPal or credit card). Advance tickets must be purchased by 5 pm the evening before the Garden Walk. GCOPRF.ORG/SHOP ON-LINE ADVANCE MEMBER TICKETS Garden Club and FOPCON discounted member tickets will be available May 1st. Members will receive a code for a reduced price.

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Pickup Locations

Oak Park Conservatory 615 Garfield St., Oak Park Cheney Mansion 220 North Euclid Ave., Oak Park **Day of Walk Tickets available TBD ** – check/credit card DRAWING The Garden Club & FOPCON are hosting a drawing to benefit our projects. Tickets may be purchased in one designated garden. See the Garden Guide for the location. Items include a wine basket, restaurant coupons and a host of other goodies. The winner need not be present. Thank you “>Garden Walk Tickets GCOPRF.ORG/SHOP and use the coupon code. Tickets by Mail GCOPRF P.O. Box 5633 River Forest, IL 60305 . Please make checks out to GCOPRF. Mail orders must be received by June 20th . Tickets on the Day of the Walk June 26th at Guide pickup locations. check or credit cards only DAY OF GARDEN WALK On the day of the event ticket holders must bring their ticket or Paypal receipt to exchange it at the Cheney Mansion or the Oak Park Conservatory for the Garden Guides/Maps that are required for admission to the gardens. The eight garden locations are in Oak Park and River Forest, a car or bicycle may be needed to move from garden to garden. Street parking will be available, carpooling is recommended. The Garden Guides/Maps will be available at the pickup locations from 9:30 am until 2:00 pm. Restrooms and drive-up accomidations will be available at both pickup locations.

Pickup Locations

Oak Park Conservatory 615 Garfield St., Oak Park Cheney Mansion 220 North Euclid Ave., Oak Park **Day of Walk Tickets available TBD ** – check/credit card DRAWING The Garden Club & FOPCON are hosting a drawing to benefit our projects. Tickets may be purchased in one designated garden. See the Garden Guide for the location. Items include a wine basket, restaurant coupons and a host of other goodies. The winner need not be present. Thank you “>Garden Walk Tickets

TICKET PRICES

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Advance tickets for the public will be available June 1st on this website (PayPal or credit card). Advance tickets must be purchased by 5 pm the evening before the Garden Walk.

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Previous Next https://secure.lglforms.com/form_engine/s/e2mwmNQyw8bDVc444MZRQg Sunday, June 26, 2022 — 10 am to 4 pm Information: 708-725-2400 FOPCON.ORG GCOPRF.ORG OPRFGW Facebook Page Do you need garden inspiration? Are you curious about your Oak Park and River Forest neighbor’s gardens? Come out and enjoy the Annual Oak Park & River Forest Garden Walk. The Garden Walk is a joint venture sponsored by the Garden Club of Oak Park & River Forest and the Friends of the Oak Park Conservatory (FOPCON). Garden Club proceeds are used for scholarships and community garden projects. FOPCON proceeds benefit the Oak Park Conservatory projects. The 28th Annual Garden Walk, which features private gardens and a public garden, is a self-guided tour. Seven Oak Park and River Forest private gardens will be featured, along with one community garden. TICKET PRICES  advance  event day Children 12 and under free Tickets are non-refundable ON-LINE ADVANCE TICKET SALES Advance tickets for the public will be available June 1st on this website (PayPal or credit card). Advance tickets must be purchased by 5 pm the evening before the Garden Walk. GCOPRF.ORG/SHOP No advance tickets will be sold at the Conservatory this year. ON-LINE ADVANCE MEMBER TICKETS Garden Club and FOPCON discounted member tickets will be available May 1st. Members will receive a code for a reduced price. Follow the link to the shop GCOPRF.ORG/SHOP and use the coupon code. Tickets by Mail GCOPRF P.O. Box 5633 River Forest, IL 60305 . Please make checks out to GCOPRF. Mail orders must be received by June 20th . Tickets on the Day of the Walk June 26th at Guide pickup locations. check or credit cards only DAY OF GARDEN WALK On the day of the event ticket holders must bring their ticket or Paypal receipt to exchange it at the Cheney Mansion or the Oak Park Conservatory for the Garden Guides/Maps that are required for admission to the gardens. The eight garden locations are in Oak Park and River Forest, a car or bicycle may be needed to move from garden to garden. Street parking will be available, carpooling is recommended. The Garden Guides/Maps will be available at the pickup locations from 9:30 am until 2:00 pm. Restrooms and drive-up accomidations will be available at both pickup locations.

Pickup Locations

Oak Park Conservatory 615 Garfield St., Oak Park Cheney Mansion 220 North Euclid Ave., Oak Park **Day of Walk Tickets available TBD ** – check/credit card DRAWING The Garden Club & FOPCON are hosting a drawing to benefit our projects. Tickets may be purchased in one designated garden. See the Garden Guide for the location. Items include a wine basket, restaurant coupons and a host of other goodies. The winner need not be present. Thank you “>Garden Walk Tickets

ON-LINE ADVANCE MEMBER TICKETS

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Garden Club and FOPCON discounted member tickets will be available May 1st. Members will receive a code for a reduced price. Follow the link to the shop

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Previous Next https://secure.lglforms.com/form_engine/s/e2mwmNQyw8bDVc444MZRQg Sunday, June 26, 2022 — 10 am to 4 pm Information: 708-725-2400 FOPCON.ORG GCOPRF.ORG OPRFGW Facebook Page Do you need garden inspiration? Are you curious about your Oak Park and River Forest neighbor’s gardens? Come out and enjoy the Annual Oak Park & River Forest Garden Walk. The Garden Walk is a joint venture sponsored by the Garden Club of Oak Park & River Forest and the Friends of the Oak Park Conservatory (FOPCON). Garden Club proceeds are used for scholarships and community garden projects. FOPCON proceeds benefit the Oak Park Conservatory projects. The 28th Annual Garden Walk, which features private gardens and a public garden, is a self-guided tour. Seven Oak Park and River Forest private gardens will be featured, along with one community garden. TICKET PRICES  advance  event day Children 12 and under free Tickets are non-refundable ON-LINE ADVANCE TICKET SALES Advance tickets for the public will be available June 1st on this website (PayPal or credit card). Advance tickets must be purchased by 5 pm the evening before the Garden Walk. GCOPRF.ORG/SHOP No advance tickets will be sold at the Conservatory this year. ON-LINE ADVANCE MEMBER TICKETS Garden Club and FOPCON discounted member tickets will be available May 1st. Members will receive a code for a reduced price. Follow the link to the shop GCOPRF.ORG/SHOP and use the coupon code. Tickets by Mail GCOPRF P.O. Box 5633 River Forest, IL 60305 . Please make checks out to GCOPRF. Mail orders must be received by June 20th . Tickets on the Day of the Walk June 26th at Guide pickup locations. check or credit cards only DAY OF GARDEN WALK On the day of the event ticket holders must bring their ticket or Paypal receipt to exchange it at the Cheney Mansion or the Oak Park Conservatory for the Garden Guides/Maps that are required for admission to the gardens. The eight garden locations are in Oak Park and River Forest, a car or bicycle may be needed to move from garden to garden. Street parking will be available, carpooling is recommended. The Garden Guides/Maps will be available at the pickup locations from 9:30 am until 2:00 pm. Restrooms and drive-up accomidations will be available at both pickup locations.

Pickup Locations

Oak Park Conservatory 615 Garfield St., Oak Park Cheney Mansion 220 North Euclid Ave., Oak Park **Day of Walk Tickets available 6/25/23 at 5pm ** – check/credit card DRAWING The Garden Club & FOPCON are hosting a drawing to benefit our projects. Tickets may be purchased in one designated garden. See the Garden Guide for the location. Items include a wine basket, restaurant coupons and a host of other goodies. The winner need not be present. Thank you COVID-19 GUIDANCE Guidelines from the Oak Park Health Department and the State of Illinois will be followed “>Garden Walk Tickets
and use the coupon code.

Tickets by Mail

GCOPRF

P.O. Box 5633

River Forest, IL 60305

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Please make checks out to GCOPRF.

Mail orders must be received by June 20th
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Tickets on the Day of the Walk

Guide pickup locations will sell tickets, check or credit cards only

DAY OF GARDEN WALK
On the day of the event ticket holders
must bring their ticket or Paypal receipt to exchange it at the Cheney Mansion or the Oak Park Conservatory for the Garden Guides/Maps that are required for admission to the gardens.

The garden locations are in Oak Park and River Forest, a car or bicycle may be needed to move from garden to garden. Street parking will be available, carpooling is recommended.

The Garden Guides/Maps will be available at the pickup locations from 9:30 am until 2:00 pm.

Restrooms and drive-up accomidations
will be available at both pickup locations.

Pickup Locations

Oak Park Conservatory

615 Garfield St., Oak Park

Cheney Mansion
220 North Euclid Ave., Oak Park

DRAWING

The Garden Club & FOPCON are hosting a drawing to benefit our projects. Tickets may be purchased in one designated garden. See the Garden Guide for the location. Items include a wine basket, restaurant coupons and a host of other goodies. The winner need not be present. Thank you



April 12, 2023, The Elegant Edible Garden

A potager is an elegant, productive kitchen garden, large or small, that provides seasonal vegetables, berries and cutting flowers. Discover the elements that make attractive, functional layouts for your home, provide a wonderful harvest and attract pollinators. Presenter is Nina Koziol who teaches at the Chicago Botanic Garden.

The annual club meeting and election of new officers will be held.

12:00 PM at the Cheney Mansion, 220 N. Euclid Avenue, Oak Park, Illinois.

All are welcome to this free event.

Social time and a brief business report will precede the one hour presentation. The presentation will begin at 1:00 PM. Free street parking has been cleared with Oak Park Parking Control for this event.

Park District of Oak Park Covid guidance will be followed.