Hope the weather is good on Saturday, May 7th but even if it isn’t, come on out to two great plant sales! The Friends of the Oak Park Conservatory at 615 Garfield invite you to their “22nd Annual Plant Sale” from 8am – 4pm. you’ll find flowers, herbs, and vegetable plantings and advice on what to buy and how to plant purchases. See www.fopcon.org for more details. It’s the annual “Bloom n’ Zoom” in the Depot District, 32nd Street between Oak Park and Grove Avenues in Berwyn from 8 am – 2pm. Yes, you’ll find all kinds of plants and bakery goods, antiques, garden decor, Mother’s Day flowers and gifts, and more. Kids can “create a card” for mom! Go to www.berwyn.net for all of the details.
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