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What’s Growing On?

A piece of flat rock is painted with both the Keeler Gardens and Illinois Clean Energy Foundation logos at the start of the pollinator habitat. Painted by In a Jungle, with humming bird, dragon fly, and flower. In the background beautiful purple petunias and verbena appear behind the sign.
Sign at the Pollinator Habitat

There is always something happening at Keeler Gardens – classes, demonstrations, work days, private events, and seminars.  If you are curious about any of our programs or would like to participate, contact us or email Ed@KeelerGardens.com

March 27, 2019
  • Site Lighting Review

    March 27, 2019 @ 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Keeler Gardens, Chicago

    Keeler Gardens often asks for recommendations from trusted partners. Night Light Landscape Illumination will be visiting Keeler Gardens to asses our lighting as we plan to extend our program hours into twilight and even after sunset. We will keep you posted on this project and how the community may choose to participate.

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  • Tree Inspection

    March 27, 2019 @ 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    Keeler Gardens, Chicago

    Keeler Gardens often asks for recommendations from trusted partners. Bartlett Tree Experts will be visiting Keeler Gardens to asses our crabapple and apple trees as there have been some disease concerns and we are taking action before we have any issues. We will keep you posted on how are trees are doing.

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March 29, 2019
  • Open Work Day at Keeler Gardens

    March 29, 2019 @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Keeler Gardens, 3631 N Keeler Ave, Chicago, IL 60641, USA

    Want to see what a workday looks like at Keeler Gardens in preparation of the upcoming growing season? Volunteer with us on any Open Work Day and see how we spend the winter season making plans in preparation for our next active year. It will be cold and depending on the temperature we may work inside or out. At this time of year we are working on developing programs, events, projects, and outreach. As the days get longer and hopefully, warmer, we shift to actual outdoor activities.

    Contact Keeler Gardens, Ed@keelergardens.com, to reserve your spot on any Open Work Day.

    For information on some of family-friendly, nature inspired experiences we had over the past year visit us on Facebook

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  • Site Visit

    March 29, 2019 @ 3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
    Keeler Gardens, 3631 N Keeler Ave, Chicago, IL 60641, USA

    Keeler gardens hosts private events, giving tours and opening our space.

    If you would like a tour of Keeler Gardens contact us at Gina@KeelerGardens.com.

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March 30, 2019
  • Artisan Showcase at Lurvey

    March 30, 2019 @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Lurvey Garden Center & Landscape Supply, 2550 E Dempster St, Des Plaines, IL 60016, USA

    Keeler Gardens is so very fortunate to partner with Lurvey Garden Center & Landscape Supply. They offer incredible products and services, and also host regular events that are free to the community. Join us as we tour their Artisan Showcase, featuring exceptional artists and their work. Find more information on their event page

    Contact Keeler Gardens with any questions...gina@keelergardens.com.

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March 31, 2019
  • Keeler Gardens Spring Open House

    March 31, 2019 @ 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    Keeler Gardens, 3631 N Keeler Ave, Chicago, IL 60641, USA

    Join Keeler Gardens for our first open house of 2019. We will show you around the space, tell you about our program plans, and share events Keeler Gardens is hosting and participating in this spring.

    This is truly an open house event, come and visit, spend a short time, or a while with us. Meet our team, interns, and fellow community members. And we can even talk about customizing programs for you, your family, school, or group.

    We will have spring blooming bulbs for everyone as a gift with any donation, and we will show you how to plant or force them.

    Any questions, contact us at Gina@KeelerGardens.com.

    Look forward to seeing you.

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April 5, 2019
  • Open Work Day at Keeler Gardens

    April 5, 2019 @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Keeler Gardens, 3631 N Keeler Ave, Chicago, IL 60641, USA

    Want to see what a workday looks like at Keeler Gardens in preparation of the upcoming growing season? Volunteer with us on any Open Work Day and see how we spend the winter season making plans in preparation for our next active year. It will be cold and depending on the temperature we may work inside or out. At this time of year we are working on developing programs, events, projects, and outreach. As the days get longer and hopefully, warmer, we shift to actual outdoor activities.

    Contact Keeler Gardens, Ed@keelergardens.com, to reserve your spot on any Open Work Day.

    For information on some of family-friendly, nature inspired experiences we had over the past year visit us on Facebook

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April 6, 2019
  • Spring Garden Event @ Lurvey Garden Center

    April 6, 2019 @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Lurvey Garden Center & Landscape Supply, 2550 E Dempster St, Des Plaines, IL 60016, USA

    Details to follow, but save the date as Ed and Gina will be presenting!

    Join us at Lurvey Garden Center to kick off spring! Food, Refreshments and Live Music!

    Themed Display Gardens designed and built by a few of our Lurvey Connect Contractors. These professional landscape contractors as well as many of our vendor partners will be on hand to talk about your projects and answer questions about their products.

    Demos and classes will be held throughout the day.

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April 7, 2019
  • Spring Garden Event @ Lurvey Garden Center

    April 7, 2019 @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Lurvey Garden Center & Landscape Supply, 2550 E Dempster St, Des Plaines, IL 60016, USA

    Details to follow, but save the date as Ed and Gina will be presenting!

    Join us at Lurvey Garden Center to kick off spring! Food, Refreshments and Live Music!

    Themed Display Gardens designed and built by a few of our Lurvey Connect Contractors. These professional landscape contractors as well as many of our vendor partners will be on hand to talk about your projects and answer questions about their products.

    Demos and classes will be held throughout the day.

    See more details

April 12, 2019
  • Open Work Day at Keeler Gardens

    April 12, 2019 @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Keeler Gardens, 3631 N Keeler Ave, Chicago, IL 60641, USA

    Want to see what a workday looks like at Keeler Gardens in preparation of the upcoming growing season? Volunteer with us on any Open Work Day and see how we spend the winter season making plans in preparation for our next active year. It will be cold and depending on the temperature we may work inside or out. At this time of year we are working on developing programs, events, projects, and outreach. As the days get longer and hopefully, warmer, we shift to actual outdoor activities.

    Contact Keeler Gardens, Ed@keelergardens.com, to reserve your spot on any Open Work Day.

    For information on some of family-friendly, nature inspired experiences we had over the past year visit us on Facebook

    See more details

April 19, 2019
  • Open Work Day at Keeler Gardens

    April 19, 2019 @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Keeler Gardens, 3631 N Keeler Ave, Chicago, IL 60641, USA

    Want to see what a workday looks like at Keeler Gardens in preparation of the upcoming growing season? Volunteer with us on any Open Work Day and see how we spend the winter season making plans in preparation for our next active year. It will be cold and depending on the temperature we may work inside or out. At this time of year we are working on developing programs, events, projects, and outreach. As the days get longer and hopefully, warmer, we shift to actual outdoor activities.

    Contact Keeler Gardens, Ed@keelergardens.com, to reserve your spot on any Open Work Day.

    For information on some of family-friendly, nature inspired experiences we had over the past year visit us on Facebook

    See more details