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Upcoming Events

Indoor Farmers Market

Join Plant Chicago and all your favorite vendors for our indoor farmers market.

Introduction to Aquaponics

Come learn the basics of aquaponic farming with Plant Chicago’s Technology Coordinator, Eric Weber. This 2 hour lecture-style workshop will cover how aquaponics works, its benefits, types of growing systems and tips on how to build your own system.

Vegan Concha Workshop with The Chunky Scones

Join Oscar Narvaez of The Chunky Scones for our first-ever vegan baking workshop! This workshop will cover the principles of veganism, get some professional pointers for vegan baking, and everything you need to know to make your own vegan conchas at home.

Spring Volunteer Orientation

We offer various volunteer opportunities Saturdays from 10 am - 4 pm. This spring, we'll be building compost, tending to the chickens, shaping our outdoor hugel garden, cleaning and maintaining our aquaponic system, and continuing our indoor farmers market season.

Advanced Aquaponics - Biology + Chemistry

Continuing with the basics learned in Intro to Aquaponics, this advanced class delves deeper into the biological and chemical processes involved in creating a healthy aquaponic system.

Introduction to Aquaponics

Come learn the basics of aquaponic farming with Plant Chicago’s Technology Coordinator, Eric Weber. This 2 hour lecture-style workshop will cover how aquaponics works, its benefits, types of growing systems and tips on how to build your own system.