Here are his 9 factors to consider when planting.

Continue Reading October 22, 2014 at 10:09 AM Leave a comment

Reminder: Garden Club Meeting is this Saturday 10/18 Noon

Reminder:  Call to Meeting!

 This is the last meeting of our 2014 season.

Pot Luck Luncheon, Officers’ Elections and 

White Elephant Grab Bag

Come out and socialize with your friends.

Bring your favorite dish to share and please bring a wrapped garden theme gift if you want to participate in our White Elephant Grab Bag.   


Please consider volunteering for one of our offices.  It’s not too much work and it is very rewarding!

Saturday 10/18   12:00 Noon

St. John’s Episcopal Church

3857 N Kostner Ave


See you Saturday!

October 16, 2014 at 10:21 AM Leave a comment

‘World’s Largest Rooftop Farm’ to Pullman Soap Factory

The dual-use factory project is the latest part of a slow-but-steady interest in the Pullman Park site near 111th and the Bishop Ford Freeway, which is anchored by WalMart.

Continue Reading October 14, 2014 at 10:09 AM Leave a comment

30 Trees Planted in Logan Square as First of its Kind Tree Study Kicks Off

“Logan Square’s trees are facing a serious crisis, in two words: invasive species,” Larsen said. “A key to developing a diverse urban forest is an inventory.”

Continue Reading October 10, 2014 at 10:07 AM Leave a comment

Turning Trees into Art

The Chicago Park District teamed with a local sculptor’s group to turn trees that were condemned into public art.

Continue Reading September 23, 2014 at 10:09 AM Leave a comment

Reminder: Garden Walk is tomorrow 7/19

The weather report couldn’t be better for our annual

Irving Park Garden Club

Garden Walk and luncheon.

Gardens are open at 10:00 and the luncheon begins at 1:00

Be sure to bring a dish to share and cash to purchase a few gorgeous perennials from

Gethsemane Garden Center.

The map of the gardens is in your July newsletter.

See you tomorrow!

July 18, 2014 at 9:55 PM Leave a comment

Reminder: Garden Club Meeting Tonight!

“A Night of Wine and Roses”

What’s the difference between “Old Roses” and “New Roses”?

How do I prune a climbing rose to get more flowers?

Do roses need fertilizers?

Come and listen to Rosarian Victoria Beal from Gethsemane

answer these questions and learn all about roses!


Thursday June 19th

7:00 – 9:00

 St. John’s Eposcopal Church

   3857 N. Kostner

 Wine and Cheese will be served.

Come out for a night of “Wine and Roses”

June 19, 2014 at 10:06 AM Leave a comment

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