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Events & Programs

Shop the 2020 Winter Greens Market: in person or online!

Market open November 13th and runs until December 20th, 2020.  In-person shopping runs during normal Conservatory hours: 10am-4pm Tuesday-Sunday. Shop the Oak Park Conservatory’s Winter Greens Market for a selection of winter greens for your home. An array of fresh greens including balsam, fir, boxwood, winter berries, magnolia tips and spruce tops will be available…

Donate today to our Annual Appeal

The Friends of the Oak Park Conservatory plans to celebrate its 35th Anniversary in 2021. We have the community to thank for the strength and longevity of this institution. While we are now on the National Registry of Historic Places, in the 1970s the Conservatory was in disrepair and was slated to be demolished to...

News and Info

Conservatory Closure due to COVID-19

The Park District is taking a pause from programing effective November 14th – December 3rd.  The Conservatory is closed to visitors and volunteers during this time.  FOPCON staff will be working from home until it is deemed safe to return to the office. The Winter Greens Market remains open Tuesday – Sunday 10am-4pm.  You must enter…

Unable to attend a lecture? We can help!

We are pleased to share video and/or PowerPoint presentations from some of our recent lectures. Click below to learn more: more content will be added as it becomes available.

Bulb Planting for Spring Blooms 101 presentation

The Spring Blooms 101 Virtual Lecture on Sept 17 was a success.  We are happy to share the powerpoint presentation.  And also please enjoy the recording.  Thanks to our lecturer Krista Kupperschmidt, Park District Horticulture Supervisor and moderator, Ellen Kuner, Friends Board member. Check back for more virtual lectures in the coming months.