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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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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 ›

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Church Missions Plant and Bake Sale

MCHENRY CHURCH MISSIONS PLANT AND BAKE SALE: 1st United Methodist Church is hosting its annual plant and bakesale on Sunday May 20th from 8:00 – … Read more ›

Matt and Deanne Olk
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McHenry Garden Club May Garden of the Month

The beautiful foliage is a great site to see at the McHenry Garden Clubā€™s May Garden of the Month owned by Deanne and Matt Olk. … Read more ›

Pictured from the Top Left:Jane Thomas, Chris Metz, Dorothy Kowalczyk, Pat Dicker, Jean Schiller, Amy Kreutzer.  Pictured from the Bottom Left: Gina Dunkley, Cathy Klink, Marita Sension, Judy Walter, and Traudl Koeberlein
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McHenry Garden Club April Meeting

The McHenry Garden club held its April meeting and all were treated to a class on building your own terrarium by club members Jane Thomas … Read more ›

McHenry Garden Club honors Ed and Wanda Mass with the April Garden of the Month
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MGC April Garden of the Month

A blast of color greets motorists each spring as they pass 4908 McCollum Lake Road, McHenry Garden Club's Garden of the Month for April. Hidden … Read more ›

wancket_wildflower portrait
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Warm weather beckons portrait photographer to consider outdoor backdrops

It's official – Spring has arrived. The warm weather offers opportunities for people to get out of the house, to ride their bicycles, start work … Read more ›

55 Gallon Terra Cotta Rain Barrel
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Rain Barrels and Composters for sale

For a limited time, area residents have the opportunity to save water, reduce the home water bill, provide valuable compost for the garden and support … Read more ›

Pictured from the left are Jane Thomas, Wendy Wu, Sharon Borland, and Chris Metz
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McHenry Garden Club March Meeting with Wendy Wu

Wendy Wu from Perennial Poetry visited the McHenry Garden Club and shared her own garden with a slide presentation on how to "Design and Create … Read more ›