Saturday, September 22, 2012
Chicago Audubon's Early Fall Migration Bird Walks
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Birds of a feather stick together at the North Park Village Nature Center.
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Calling all active seniors! If you're over 55, a Chicago resident and in good physical health, come on out to Senior Games! Participants have the chance to participate in an array of sporting events such as Track & Field, Swimming, Lawn Bowling, Bocce, Horseshoes and more.
Tropical Flower Show at Lincoln Park Conservatory
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Visitors can experience a tropical paradise in Chicago at Lincoln Park Conservatory, 2391 N. Stockton Dr., this summer.
Form in Flora III at Lincoln Park Conservatory
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
A unique sculptural exhibit entitled “Form in Flora III” takes root at Lincoln Park Conservatory from now through November 2, 2012. Admission is free and open to public during Conservatory hours, daily 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
River Canoeing Trip
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Come paddle the Chicago River. Whether you've never paddled or you are a seasoned vet come canoeing on the Chicago River.
Half in the air in a given space at Garfield Park Conservatory
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Presented by Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Chicago Park District and Garfield Park Conservatory Alliance, Half in the air in the given space, 1999 (Work No. 210)by British artist Martin Creed (British, b. 1968) will be on display at Garfield Park Conservatory until October 15 and on display from daily 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Free admission.
The Art of the Letter and the Envelope
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
The way to someone's heart is through a well written letter.
World Music Festival @Austin Town Hall
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Participate in this city-wide, multi-venue, eight-day World Music Festival features acclaimed musicians from countries around the world. Featuring traditional and contemporary music from diverse cultures.
Circus in the Parks - Holstein Park 2 & 5pm
2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Join us at Holstein Park, Sept. 22nd - 2pm & 5pm or Sept. 23rd - 1pm & 4pm. Circus In The Parks, featuring Chicago’s Midnight Circus, a high-flying assortment of acrobats, aerialists, clowns, contortionists and even a dog, will tour seven Chicago parks in September and October under an intimate, little big top tent. This unique partnership between Midnight Circus, the Park District, all volunteer park advisory councils and our sponsors has quickly made this a Chicago tradition.
Chicago's Twelve at Garfield Park Conservatory
9:00 PM - 5:00 PM
The Zhou B. Art Center, the Chicago Park District and the Garfield Park Conservatory Alliance are proud to present a new art exhibition titled “Chicago’s Twelve at Garfield Park Conservatory” curated by Sergio Gomez.