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Sculpture garden by Peter Walker. Photo: Timothy Hursley. Ā© PWP Landscape Architecture
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Peter Walker, Co-designer of the National September 11 Memorial, to speak at Botanic Garden

The renowned landscape architect Peter Walker, who co-designed the National September 11 Memorial, will speak at the Chicago Botanic Garden June 28. His presentation is … Read more ›

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8 Swimming Pool Safety Tips

1. Never leave kids alone in a pool area. Always have an adult supervising.2. Make sure that visitors to your pool know where your first … Read more ›

Ann Warren, left, and Carol Hogan, center, help gardeners choose native plants for their home landscapes at Citizens for Conservation's 16th Annual Native Plant, Shrub and Tree Sale.
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CFC Native Plant Sale A Success

Citizens for Conservation's 16th Annual Native Plant, Shrub and Tree Sale brought together 44 volunteers who logged over 420 hours of time over a six-day … Read more ›

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Wildflower meadow offers natureā€™s contribution to portrait backgrounds

Ahhh, the great outdoors beckons ā€“ picnics, barbeques, sports and recreation. The reasons to venture outside are almost limitless. In fact, one excellent reason is … Read more ›

Dicie Hansen, Smart Farm\'s Master Gardener, explains to recent workshop participants the finer points of planting and staking tomato plants.
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Smart Farm Celebrates the Year of the Tomato

Smart Farm began celebrating its "Year of the Tomato" with a workshop held last Sunday. The workshop, entitled "Planting and Staking Tomatoes" took place at … Read more ›

The12th annual Barrington Country Garden & Antique Faire features access to three private estates, charming vignettes, food and entertainment and plenty of shopping opportunities.  Don't miss this one-of-a-kind event, June 15th-16th!
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Model Trains, Gorgeous Gardens and Shopping Galore at the Barrington Country Garden & Antique Faire, June 15th-16th!

Join us for the 12th annual Barrington Country Garden & Antique Faire, Friday, June 15th and Saturday, June16th! This highly anticipated 2-day event allows guests … Read more ›

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Belgard Outdoor Living Showcase at The Barn Nursery

Join The Barn Nursery when we host the Belgard Mobile Trailer on April 28th and 29th. We will be showcasing Belgard products for outdoor living, … Read more ›

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Xfinity Home Takes Digital Home Monitoring To New Level

Protect and monitor your home, control the temperature, turn the lights on and off ā€“ and do a host of other home management activities ā€“ … Read more ›

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Plant Sale-Long Grove-Kildeer Garden Club

Long Grove-Kildeer Garden Club Mark your calendar………… PLANT SALE-The annual, ever-popular Plant Sale will be held the weekend of May 19 and 20 at Reed-Turner … Read more ›

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Plant Sale-Long Grove-Kildeer Garden Club

The annual, ever-popular Plant Sale will be held the weekend of May 19 and 20 at Reed-Turner Woodland Nature Center, 3849 Old McHenry Rd. in … Read more ›