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Job Opening — Volunteer and Program/Events Coordinator

The Friends of the Oak Park Conservatory has an opening for a part-time Volunteer and Program/Events Coordinator (flexible 20 hours/week). Join our small team who works behind the scenes to support the Oak Park Conservatory. You will engage with our dedicated base of volunteers to place them in a variety of volunteer jobs. You will...... Read More

Extended Conservatory Closure due to COVID-19

The Conservatory remains closed to the public due to COVID-19.  FOPCON staff continues to work remotely, so email is the best line of communication at this time.  We look forward to seeing you back on site as soon as it is deemed safe to do so!... Read More

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.... Read More

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.... Read More