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Plant Chicago is Hiring!

Plant Chicago is looking for a temporary, part-time Market Coordinator to run our farmers market…

Upcoming Events

November Farmers Market

Join Plant Chicago and all your favorite local producers and handicraft vendors for our November Farmers Market.

Circular Economy for Buisness

In partnership with Chicago Design Week, Plant Chicago and 57st Design will be hosting a panel discussion addressing this years theme, "The Evolving State of Design."

Community Glue Repair Workshop

Have you ever had a perfectly functional computer with the exception of one small part? Don't buy a new one, learn how to fix it with Community Glue!! In the spirit of circular eocnomies, we need to make sure we make our goods last as long as possible!

Zero Waste Workshop

Join Zero Waste Chicago and learn how to reduce the disposable items commonly used in everyday life.

Harvest Dinner

Join Plant Chicago for our annual fundraiser with Chefs Abra Berens (Granor Farms), Eric Mansavage (Farmhouse Chicago), and Paul Virant (Vie). Support Plant Chicago programming, eat delicious food, and drink local cocktails, and win a local treasure in our silent auction!

Citizens Utility Board Clean Energy Dialogue

As we continue to develop clean energy policy proposals, Citizens Utility Board want to hear from you about your priorities, concerns, and needs related to the environment, energy and the economy!

Introduction to Aquaponics

Come learn the basics of aquaponic farming with Plant Chicago’s Technology Coordinator, Eric Weber. Learn about how aquaponics works, the benefits, and tips on how to build your own system.