“The Orchid Sale and Show” begins this Saturday, 2/5, from 11 am – 5pm and on Sunday, 2/6, from 11am – 5pm at Cheney Mansion, 220 North Euclid in Oak Park. This is a wonderful opportunity to step forward into Spring, learn about these beautiful flowers, and see Cheney Mansion. Did you know that many varieties of orchids have numerous blooms and only require minimal care. This might be a great idea for a Valentine’s gift! Free event. and, for $5, Tea & Scones will be served. For more info, call 708-383-2612 or www.cheneymansion.com .
Maria is no stranger when it comes to finding frugal ways to spend the weekend. She's a cofounder of LocalEventsInYourArea.com, a website dedicated to sniffing out local and inexpensive ways to improve... More by Maria Murzyn