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

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

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

  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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Kilbourn Park Organic Gardening Series

2017 Kilbourn Park Organic Gardening Series Permaculture Series – In this lecture series we will learn what permaculture is and how to incorporate the principles into your garden design. Annamarie Leon is the edible landscapes manager at Christy Webber Landscapes …

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Fourth Annual Gardens of Englewood Tour, Saturday Sept. 10th at 10am

Tour the Hermitage Street Community and Veterans Gardens in Englewood.  Meet at Miles Davis Magnet Academy, 6740 South Paulina Ave.   Contact Bea Jasper at 312-479-0110 for more details.        

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Advocates for Urban Agriculture’s 2nd Annual Grown in Chicago: Summer Soiree & Showcase – Thursday August 11th

Tickets are now on sale for Advocates for Urban Agriculture’s 2nd Annual Grown in Chicago: Summer Soiree & Showcase!  This is a unique event to celebrate the urban agriculture community and continue to propel it forward.   Live Music, Local Beverages, …

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Iced Tea Social Saturday July 16th Noon to 5pm at Fulton Street Flower & Vegetable Garden

Hello CCGA’ers, here is another event that’s just too good to miss and is happening right in the City on Chicago’s West Side. Stop by to support our fellow community gardeners and grab something to drink and eat fresh food …

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First Annual Uptown Garden Walk – Saturday, July 16, 2016

The beauty of Uptown’s gardens is reflective of its diverse and vibrant community members. The First Annual Uptown Garden Walk provides residents an opportunity to explore the various unique identities of the neighborhood. Garden Walk participants will explore gardens that …

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Veggie Bingo is Back at the Hideout!

Come Support CCGA on Wed. June 15th! Wednesdays, June 15th to August 31st, 5:30-8:00 pm Once again, NeighborSpace, The Hideout, and Soup & Bread are partnering to present Veggie Bingo. Every Wednesday evening from 5:30 to 8pm, local celebrity callers …

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