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Spring registration begins March 3 at 8:30am for Oak Park residents.

Non-resident registration begins March 10 at 8:30am.

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Please note! For the majority of our programs, you must sign up more than two days before that program begins. If you fail to register before the cutoff, but would still like to register, please contact customer service at: (708) 725-2000

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FOPCON Lecture Series - 132226

Native Plants: Discover why these should be your go to plants for the pollinators and the environment and your pocketbook.

Visit www.fopcon.org to become a member and for more information about topics and speakers.

Action Status Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Res/NR Price Info Wishlist
Available
132226-01
Native Plants-Member
03/18/2018 -03/18/2018
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Su
Oak Park Conservatory
18-99
$0.00/$0.00
Available
132226-02
Native Plants- Non-Member
03/18/2018 -03/18/2018
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Su
Oak Park Conservatory
18-99
$10.00/$10.00

Seed Starting - 135209

Get a head start on your garden this year at the Oak Park Conservatory. Learn about what to plant, when and where to plant it and what plants like each other best in this intro gardening class. Leave for the day with a tray of seeds ready to get growing!

Action Status Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Res/NR Price Info Wishlist
Available
135209-01
Seed Starting
03/24/2018 -03/24/2018
10:00 am -11:30 am
Sa
Oak Park Conservatory
18-99
$30.00/$45.00
Available
135209-02
Seed Starting
03/23/2018 -03/23/2018
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
F
Oak Park Conservatory
18-99
$30.00/$45.00

Fairy Gardens - 135302

Maybe you believe in fairies or maybe you don't. Some think that you can find them nestled in flower petals, hiding under logs or dancing around the mushrooms. Join us at The Oak Park Conservatory for an enchanted afternoon creating your own fairy garden.

Action Status Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Res/NR Price Info Wishlist
Available
135302-01
Fairy Gardens
03/18/2018 -03/18/2018
10:30 am -12:00 pm
Su
Oak Park Conservatory
5-8
$31.00/$47.00
Available
135302-02
Fairy Gardens
03/18/2018 -03/18/2018
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Su
Oak Park Conservatory
9-12
$31.00/$47.00

Driftwood Succulent Gardens - 135343

From coastal to rustic décor, decorating with driftwood can add that special something to your home. Stop by the conservatory to learn about a new way to incorporate driftwood into your home with driftwood succulent gardens. Each participant will make and take home their own stunning driftwood succulent garden a centerpiece that will be the talk of your next dinner party! One drink (wine or beer) included with registration.

Action Status Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Res/NR Price Info Wishlist
Available
135343-01
Driftwood Gardens
03/13/2018 -03/13/2018
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Tu
Oak Park Conservatory
21-99
$36.00/$54.00
Available
135343-02
Driftwood Gardens
03/13/2018 -03/13/2018
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Tu
Oak Park Conservatory
21-99
$36.00/$54.00

Toddler Exploration Time - 135410

This special interactive time for you and your child (ages 18 months to 5 years) will open up the natural world as you explore together the wonders of nature at the Oak Park Conservatory. You and your child will interact during guided activities, facilitated by a Friends of the Oak Park Conservatory docents, and highlighting a different topic each month. Come ready to have fun and learn about nature with
your child. Space is limited to 18 children and their caregivers. Pre-registration required at www.pdop.org. Please enter through main door ten minutes before session.

Upcoming Dates & Topics include:
9:30-10:15 A
10:45-11:30 A

January 19: Winter Play
February 16: Chocolate
March 16: Buzz Bee Buzz

Action Status Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Res/NR Price Info Wishlist
Full
135410-05
Toddler Exploration
03/16/2018 -03/16/2018
9:30 am -10:15 am
F
Oak Park Conservatory
1.5-4
$0.00/$0.00
Full
135410-06
Toddler Exploration:
03/16/2018 -03/16/2018
10:45 am -11:30 am
F
Oak Park Conservatory
1.5-4
$0.00/$0.00

Outdoor Explorers Spring Break - 164000

Let's go on a nature adventure! Well look under logs, get muddy and learn about all the natural wonders that are out there in this great world in this fun spring break camp.

Be sure to pack a water bottle and a peanut-free snack and lunch with your camper as we need energy each day for our adventures!

Action Status Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Res/NR Price Info Wishlist
Available
164000-01
Outdoor Explorers
03/26/2018 -03/30/2018
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Austin Gardens
4-8
$249.00/$374.00

Play Smart - 164003

Do you love art, science and cooking? Then what better way to spend your day off of school than combining all three to play smart? Keep your brain active by spending the day making beautiful masterpieces, conducting awesome science experiments and preparing and cooking some delicious treats! Regular care is offered from 8am-3pm and extended care is offered from 8am-6pm

Action Status Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Res/NR Price Info Wishlist
Unavailable
164003-03
Play Smart
02/19/2018 -02/19/2018
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
M
Fox Park
5-12
$50.00/$75.00
Full
164003-04
Play Smart- Extended
02/19/2018 -02/19/2018
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
M
Fox Park
5-12
$68.00/$102.00
Available
164003-05
Play Smart
03/20/2018 -03/20/2018
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tu
Barrie Park
5-12
$50.00/$75.00
Waitlist
164003-06
Play Smart- Extended
03/20/2018 -03/20/2018
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tu
Barrie Park
5-12
$68.00/$102.00

Little Explorers - 164200

Calling all little explorers! Join us for this exploratory program for children 3-5 years old at the Austin Gardens Environmental Education Center! Children will climb, hop, jump, sing, and get muddy while exploring a different nature topic each week through crafts, stories, songs and more! Sign up week by week or for the whole 10 week series!

Action Status Activity Description Dates Times Meet Days Locations Ages Res/NR Price Info Wishlist
Available
164200-06
Animal Homes
02/22/2018 -02/22/2018
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Th
Austin Gardens
3-5
$16.00/$24.00
Available
164200-07
Birds
03/01/2018 -03/01/2018
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Th
Austin Gardens
3-5
$16.00/$24.00
Available
164200-08
Bunnies
03/08/2018 -03/08/2018
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Th
Austin Gardens
3-5
$16.00/$24.00
Available
164200-09
Sticks and Stones
03/15/2018 -03/15/2018
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Th
Austin Gardens
3-5
$16.00/$24.00
Available
164200-10
Mud
03/22/2018 -03/22/2018
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Th
Austin Gardens
3-5
$16.00/$24.00