Thursday, September 13, 2012
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.
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.
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.
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.
Toddlers, Tunes, and Turtles/ Donovan Playground Park
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
This free outdoor nature program provides families the opportunity to meet live animals, sing along to family friendly music, and little ones experience the very important nature free play.
The Good Doctor
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Neil Simons’ comedic take on the stories of Anton Chekhov, woven together
through a central character- a writer, who is clearly based on Chekhov himself.
The brilliant Russian’s musings told through Simon’s unique vantage point
make for an evening of side-splitting comedy and gut-wrenching laughs.
Movies in the Park: Rocky
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Enjoy a movie in the park- you bring the snacks and we'll bring the stars!
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.