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Shakespeare’s Garden by members of the Garden Club of Evanston

Shakespeare’s Garden by members of the Garden Club of Evanston

Wednesday | April 10
11:30am

FRIENDSHIP PARK CONSERVATORY
395 Algonquin Road, Des Plaines

The Shakespeare Garden was established a century ago as a project of the Garden Club of Evanston. Designed by
renowned Danish-American landscape architect and conservationist Jens Jensen, all the flowers, shrubs, trees,
and herbs in the garden are mentioned in Shakespeare’s plays. Garden Club member Erica Granchalek will talk about
the garden’s history, and fellow member Beth Schroeder will talk about the plant materials. Refreshments 11:30am, social
hour/meeting at 12:15pm, program at 1pm.

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