Children's Garden Events

FOR RAIN OR SEVERE WEATHER - ALL EVENTS WILL BE HELD AT THE ELWOOD COMMUNITY CHURCH AT 101 N. CHICAGO STREET.

Ukulele Lesson’s at the Children’s Garden

If you can tie your shoes you can play a ukulele! Yes, the Children’s Garden will be offering Ukulele Lesson’s again this year! Wednesday evenings July 11, 18, 25 & August 1, 2018 7:00-8:00 p.m. under the garden pavilion for $25.00. This class will be for beginners only, taught by Stan.You must be signed up and paid before June 19. Sign up is available at the Children’s Garden or call 815-693- 0214. Ukuleles can be ordered thru Stan if you need one.

Music In The Garden  -   Free to the PUBLIC. Lemonade and water available for PURCHASE. Bring lawn chairs or blankets. Arrive early to enjoy this beautiful garden. 


June 12, 2018 7:00 PM - The Silverstrings Band brings a combination of Classic Country, Bluegrass and Rock Standards.

June 19, 2018 7:00 PM - Moonshiners swing and sway with island music

July 10, 2018 5:30 PM - Kids Concert, Ice Cream Social and Shoe-box Parade (Storyteller Dot is a hilarious stand up show engaging children)

August 14, 2018 7:00 PM - The South Suburban Dulcimer Society will play old-time folk and traditional music on a variety of acoustic instruments. 

 Family Fall Fest 

October 7, 2018 12:30 to 3:30 PM


PLEASE CALL 815-693-0214 IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS