Chicago Excellence in Gardening Awards – Ceremony Sun. Sept. 24, 2pm

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City Gardeners to Receive Awards The Chicago Excellence in Gardening Awards (CEGA) presentation is to be held September 24, 2017 at the Chicago Cultural Center from 2pm to 4pm. Doors open at 1pm. ​The Cultural Center is located at: 78 …

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Ravinia Night in the Garden – Saturday, Sept. 16, 5pm

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Join us for the 4th Annual Ravinia Night in the Kuumba Tre-Ahm Community Garden fundraiser! Enjoy a beautiful evening in the garden including live music, a silent auction, and refreshments. This year’s annual fundraiser will showcase Kuumba Tre-Ahm’s newest plants, …

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Grown in Chicago: Summer Soireé & Showcase – Thursday August 10th

Advocates for Urban Agriculture (AUA) invites you to the 3rd annual Grown in Chicago: Summer Soirée & Showcase! This unique evening features an urban farm-to-table dinner incorporating produce grown right here in Chicago, including from the fields of Gardeneers, The …

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Children’s Theater at Winthrop Harmony Arts Garden

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A Tale of Three Sisters: Uptown teenagers perform Native American legend in an urban garden and grow the stage set! Teenagers in Uptown have a unique summer job at Winthrop Harmony Arts Garden as they work for Green Scene Chicago, …

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AUA’s Cultural Heritage Spring Gathering in Little Village – Saturday May 20th

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Cultural heritage panel! Seed swap! Community slideshow of urban farms and gardens! Potluck! Chicken care workshop! Know Your Rights Resource Table! Come together with us to enjoy all this and more at AUA’s Cultural Heritage Spring Gathering! We hope you …

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23rd Annual Pullman Garden Walk – A Garden Walk and Tea, Saturday June 24th

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The Historic Pullman Garden Club, with co-sponsors the Historic Pullman Foundation, Illinois Historic Preservation Agency and Pullman State Historic Site, invite you back to the Victorian era of the 1880’s during the 23rd Annual Garden Walk – A Garden Walk …

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Montrose Metra Community Garden – 2017 Green & Growing Speaker Series

Presented by Montrose Metra Community Gardens, the Ravenswood Manor Garden Club and Chicago Public Library At The Sulzer Regional Library, 4455 N. Lincoln Avenue Chicago IL 60625 Monday, March 20 at 7pm In the Garden: What’s New, What’s Old and …

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Pullman Garden Club 2017 Winter Lecture Series – Sunday Jan. 22nd

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Please join the Historic Pullman Garden Club, the Pullman State Historic Site and the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency for the first presentation in the garden club’s 2017 Winter Lecture Series: “Building Garden Communities.” Christopher Weber, an environmental organizer and freelance journalist, …

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AUA New Years Resolutions Party 1/7/17

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Join AUA as we start the new year right – our resolutions are to grow sustainable urban agriculture and its community in our city!   Here’s a great way to kick off a big year – a gathering of Chicago’s Advocates …

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Seed: the Untold Story – Attend Screening on Monday, January 2, 2017

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  There was a good turnout at the first Chicago screening in November, with quite a few CCGA folks meeting up to say hello before and after the screening.  There was the usual chatter in the theater before the film, …

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