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August 2019

Guided Pollinator Walk

August 16 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Lurie Garden in Millenium Park, Chicago, IL United States

Join scientists from the Nature Conservancy in Lurie Garden for a chance to see and learn about the various pollinators that thrive in the garden. We’ll be on the look-out for various types of bees, wasps, butterflies, beetles, and other species. Our guides will help us get a close look at them, teach us their names, and tell us about their behavior. The walk will take place mid-day when insects tend to be most active. Dress appropriately for the weather,…

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Gardener’s Plant Walk

August 30 @ 8:00 am - 8:45 am
Lurie Garden in Millenium Park, Chicago, IL United States

These morning walks are for the gardener that would like focused information about Lurie Garden plants and their place in our garden landscape. These walks are meant to expand your understanding of plant varieties, their habits and environmental requirements. Each walk will last approximately 45 minutes. Register>> Your support is meaningful to the Lurie Garden’s continued efforts in providing free nature programs to the public. With your contribution, you help us to continue these free programs. Click here to Support…

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September 2019

Introductory Botanical Drawing: Color Technique

September 8 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Choral Room, 201 E Randolph St
Chicago, IL 60601 United States

Botanical artist Heeyoung Kim shows us the basics of botanical drawing and how to maximize the use of color with colored pencils. Come learn how to translate your love of plants into a beautiful work of art! Register>> Your support is meaningful to the Lurie Garden’s continued efforts in providing free nature programs to the public. With your contribution, you help us to continue these free programs. Click here to Support Lurie Garden's Free Nature Programming  

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October 2019

Morning Bird and Nature Walk

October 4 @ 7:30 am - 8:30 am
Lurie Garden in Millenium Park, Chicago, IL United States

Begin your day surrounded by nature and observing birds in the Lurie Garden and Millennium Park. Join Jeff Walk, director of science for The Nature Conservancy in Illinois, and Lurie Garden staff on this bird and plant appreciation walk. Register>> Your support is meaningful to the Lurie Garden’s continued efforts in providing free nature programs to the public. With your contribution, you help us to continue these free programs. Click here to Support Lurie Garden's Free Nature Programming    

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