Welcome to the website of the Gardeners of Central Lake County, Illinois. We are a group of gardening enthusiasts that meet once a month to learn more about plants and general garden techniques for our gardening area.
Join us at one of our upcoming meetings or activities. We'd love to share our passion of gardening with you!
PICTURES from our 2012 photography contest.
PICTURES from our 2012 plant sale.
REGISTRATION HAS BEGUN for the 2014 gardening season. The Village of Libertyville Parks and Recreation will open registration online or in person. Please visit www.libertyville.com/libertyvillegardens for more information. Registration is available online through the Recreation and Sports Complex Online Registration Site or in person at the Bolander Park Building, 625 W. Winchester Road.
COMMUNITY GARDEN PLOTS returned to Libertyville in 2013. Gardeners of Central Lake County partnered with the Village of Libertyville and The Chapel, Libertyville. We had over 80 garden plots the first year.
2014 UPCOMING EVENTS
Saturday, May 10 - 8:30 - 11AM ANNUAL PLANT SALE
Crawford House, Libertyville
Each year on the Saturday prior to Mother's Day the club sponsors a plant sale. We stock the sale with plants from donated plants at our member's gardens. A very wide selection to choose from. Make sure to come out early as plants sell quickly.
Monday, May 12 - 7:30PM
"Spring Wildflowers and the WPPC" Presentation by Carol Rice
Become familiar with spring wildflowers in our area as well as free classes that are offered including a mentoring program with the WPPC. The club also offers a seed exchange and schedules monthly seasonal walks that others can participate in. Spring is on its way!
For more information about The Wildflower Preservation and Propagation Committee.
LOCATION: CrossLife Church, Garfield at Austin Ave in Libertyville