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Fall Into the Magic of the Season!

Hosted by the Consul of the Chicago Local Activities Group
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Took place 1 month ago
Sat 13 Oct 09:50 - 17:00

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Every season in Chicago has its own magic! Let's enjoy the magic of the Fall, specially, the colorful magic of nature.

We will visit the Chicago Botanic Garden for a day full of fun, appreciation of nature, capturing of lasting memories and mingling with our InterNations fellow members, while touring the gardens taking photographs, having lunch at the Garden View Café, visiting the greenhouses and the Orchid Show and have drinks at the Rose Terrace Beer Garden.

We will enjoy an easy going and fun day with multiple activities. Join all of them or some, depending on your interest and availability. Following is the planned schedule of activities. The starting time of each activity is estimated and we might have some delays on the continuation with the next activity since it will be a relaxed day, but will try to stick to the schedule for the sake of those that would join only some of the activities.

PROGRAM OF THE DAY:

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10:00 am
Fall photography tour and visit to the Japanese Garden.
Bringing your high end photography equipment is encouraged, but join us even if you will just use your phone to take pictures. We will follow this route thru the gardens: Heritage Garden, Circle Garden, Spider Island, Sensory Garden, Evening Island, Japanese Garden, and English Walled Garden.

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1:30 pm
Continue touring the Botanic Garden.
We will follow the following route: The Esplanade, Bonsai Collection, Greenhouses and Orchid Show

3:00 pm
Drinks at theProtected content
The new Rose Terrace Beer Garden (formerly the Rose Terrace Café) is a perfect place to relax and sip a beer or glass of wine and have a light bite. Craft beers from Wisconsin, Michigan, and Illinois breweries are featured at the beer garden. Four to six beers are available on tap, along with a dozen varieties in cans or bottles.

Post-Activity:
Load your best picture of the day on the page of the event at InterNations website and let your InterNations fellow members enjoy it!

Admission to the Botanic Garden is free.

GETTING TO THE GARDEN:

Getting to the Garden by Car

Take into account that it is a $30 parking fee per car on weekends.

Getting to the Garden by Train
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