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Explore the Chicago Botanic Garden Butterfly House

The spectacular wonder of butterflies!

 

We will check out the butterfly house.  The admission is $6.  Offer a winged hitchhiker a ride.  I visited this exhibit last year and it really is one of the best butterfly houses I've experienced.  Great photo opportunities.  After the butterfly house we will walk the trail at the perimeter of the park to take in the bell tower, research center and much more.

 

Hope to see you there!!!

 

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  • Donna

    Ken - Thanks for driving.
    Diane - Thanks for organizing and free parking.

    June 24, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Awesome day. Ken ... I still owe you for that glass of Sangria! Honestly forgot to pick that up.

    June 22, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Sounds good Donna, see you then.

    June 22, 2013

  • Donna

    Diane, I'll meet you at Barnes and Noble parking lot tomorrow at 1:30.

    June 21, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    a clarification ... Corner Bakery side of Barnes & Noble, not the inner parking lot that also provides parking for Chuckie Cheese.

    June 20, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    If you'd like to join the carpool and save the $25 parking fee read on ... At 1:30 we will meet at the Barnes & Noble bookstore parking lot. The store is in the Village Crossing Shopping Center. 5405 W Touhy Ave, Skokie, IL 60077. This is just west of the Edens expressway. The store is at the northeast corner of the shopping center. Please try to be on time, if you will be more than 15 minutes late, post a message to this site so we know your situation.

    Looking forward to the event, the forecast is for 91 and showers so an umbrella is recommended. If the rain is really heavy we can seek shelter in the greenhouses and forego the perimeter walk after the butterfly house. There are also photography exhibits and a library indoors as well.

    June 20, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Happy summer solstice tomorrow!!! Will post carpooling arrangements shortly.

    June 20, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    When we get closer to a final head count we can make a van plan. Thanks to Ken for helping out :-)

    June 17, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I don't but that could be a whole lotta fun if I did !!!

    June 17, 2013

  • Ken

    Free Parking !
    Do you have a 'get out of Jail free' card too ?? :-)'

    June 16, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Carpool sounds good, just need to know where to meet up when it gets closer!

    June 16, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    And I have a card that is good for free parking ... perfect!

    June 16, 2013

  • Ken

    PARKING !!!! $25 per CAR !
    We need to car pool... I have van which holds 7

    June 16, 2013

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