Creating and Managing Landscapes for Native Bees with Heather Holm

Chicago Cultural Center Millennium Park Room 78 E. Washington St, Chicago, IL, United States

When creating and managing thriving habitats for native bees, many factors such as seasonal phenology, nesting strategies, and flower preferences must be considered—and with approximately 3,600 species in North America (north of Mexico), there are many unique aspects to keep in mind when managing successful landscapes for bees. Join pollinator conservationist and author Heather Holm […]


Spring Bulb Lecture with Jacqueline van der Kloet

Chicago Athletic Association 12 S Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL, United States

Join us for a conversation with renowned landscape designer and plant specialist, Jacqueline van der Kloet, as she takes us on a trip around the world. Jacqueline, who is best known for her expert use of flowering bulbs in stunning combinations, will share insights from five international garden projects she has worked on in the […]

Spring Bird Walk in Lurie Garden with Feminist Bird Club Chicago

Lurie Garden 280 E. Monroe, Chicago, IL, United States

Join Feminist Bird Club Chicago on Saturday May 6th 9:00am-10:30am to explore local bird residents and spring migrants at Lurie Garden in Millennium Park! All skill and experience levels are welcome, and beginner birders encouraged to attend. BIPOC birders, LGBTQIA2S+ birders, and disabled birders welcome. Register HERE  


Cultivating Connections: A Day At Lurie Garden

Lurie Garden 280 E. Monroe, Chicago, IL, United States

Get ready for an epic adventure in the great outdoors! Join us for a day at Lurie Garden and explore exciting careers in landscape architecture, horticulture, and the green industry.