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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 ›

Sidewalk Sale at State Street Market Shops in Elgin on June 7th, 8th, 9th
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Sidewalk Sale June 7th, 8th & 9th at State Street Market Shops in Elgin

State Street Market Shops in Elgin will have a huge Sidewalk Sale on June 7th, 8th and 9th. You will find sales on items inside … Read more ›

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Countryside Garden Club June Meeting

Members of Countryside Garden Club will be gathering at 11:00 am for their annual picnic luncheon at a member's home on Wednesday, June 13, 2012. … 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 ›

Beautiful woodland wildflowers!  Native plants for every environment:  prairie, savanna, woodland and wetland will be for sale.
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WPPC Native Plant Sale

Native Plant Sale Sunday, May 6, 2012Make Every Day Earth Day! The Wildflower Preservation and Propagation Committee will hold its annual native plant sale on … Read more ›

In green shirts, Countryside Garden Club members Rosemarie Lesmeister, Kathy Novak, Kathy Anderlik, and (in paid shirt) Judy Thornton assisting customers with their plant selections.
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Countryside Garden Club Plant Sale

TWO-DAY EVENT, LONGER HOURS AND DIFFERENT VENUE On Friday, May 11 and Saturday, May 12 Countryside Garden Club will have their Annual Plant Sale. On … Read more ›

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Xfinity Home Takes 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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Rain Barrels Sales To Benefit New South Elgin Park

With spring just around the corner, the South Elgin Lions Club Green Team is selling rain barrels to the public. Each barrel is capable of … Read more ›

Oak sapling
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Spring Oak Sale

Each Spring, The Land Conservancy of McHenry County sells various types and sizes of locally grown oaks raised in McHenry County by Glacier Oaks Nursery. … Read more ›

Bethany Sternberg enjoyed helping her grandma Carol Skoglund at Hill Farm Acres Garden Plots
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Limited Number of Community Garden Plots Still Available at the Crystal Lake Park District

The Crystal Lake Park District offers a Community Garden at Hill Farm Acres on Barlina Road. If you enjoy the outdoors, saving money and growing … Read more ›