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Frida Kahlo's Garden: Make and Take Flower Pots

03/09/19: Paint a flowerpot at this free-flow, creative experience.

Frida’s Garden Paint Night

02/07/19: Plants from Frida Kahlo’s native Mexico will be the inspiration for this paint night.

‘Frida Kahlo’s Garden’ Exhibition opens January 29 at Four Rivers

An exhibition that explores the relationship between nature and artist Frida Kahlo, one of the most significant artists of the 20th century, will open January 29 at Four Rivers Environmental Education Center.

Frida Kahlo's Garden

1/29/19: The exhibition will explore iconic photographs of the artist and her home and garden, in addition to reproductions of several of her paintings.

Frida Kahlo's Garden: Upcycled Flowers Craft Workshop

03/02/19: This workshop will include projects made from paper, plastic and fabric.

Frida Kahlo's Garden: The Scoop on Succulents

02/16/19: Join Kevin Eberhard, chief horticulturalist from the Bird Haven Greenhouse and Conservatory, to get the scoop on succulent plants.

Frida’s Garden Studio

Stop by the studio to explore exhibit topics and create your own masterpiece.

Forest Preserve District Unveils 2019 Lineup of Special Events

Mark your calendar now for an exciting lineup of special Forest Preserve events coming in 2019.

Frida Kahlo's Garden: Botany & Art in Conservation

02/21/19: Discover why illustrations are best for representing specific details and how they help students of botany learn plant structures.

Frida’s Flowers Bingo

02/09/19: Have some family fun, discover interesting plants native to Mexico, and win prizes.

Art Lecture – Frida 2020: Contemporary Connections

03/09/19: The lecture will serve as an overview of Kahlo’s life with a focus on why the main themes of her work continue to resonate over six decades after her death.

Weekends in the Garden

Weekends will feature a variety of informal musical performances, artist demonstrations, cultural experiences and more to enhance your visit to the “Frida Kahlo’s Garden” exhibition.

The Life and Times of Frida Kahlo

03/16/19: Enjoy the PBS documentary 'The Life and Times of Frida Kahlo.' Through interviews with friends, students and experts, viewers will see a profoundly new portrait of this legendary artist.

The Life and Times of Frida Kahlo

02/02/19: Enjoy the PBS documentary 'The Life and Times of Frida Kahlo.' Through interviews with friends, students and experts, viewers will see a profoundly new portrait of this legendary artist.

The Life and Times of Frida Kahlo

02/14/19: Enjoy the PBS documentary 'The Life and Times of Frida Kahlo.' Through interviews with friends, students and experts, viewers will see a profoundly new portrait of this legendary artist.

The Life and Times of Frida Kahlo

03/14/19: Enjoy the PBS documentary 'The Life and Times of Frida Kahlo.' Through interviews with friends, students and experts, viewers will see a profoundly new portrait of this legendary artist.

Four Rivers Environmental Education Center

Four Rivers Environmental Education Center is a model of green architecture, featuring a repurposed building site and interior fireplace, geothermal heating and cooling system, recycled and sustainable building materials, and energy saving technology.

Public Ribbon Cutting Scheduled for 'Frida Kahlo's Garden' Exhibition

The 'Frida Kahlo's Garden' exhibition will open with a public ribbon cutting ceremony at 10 a.m. Tuesday, January 29.

Foundation Donation Supports Forest Preserve Nature and Arts Programming

A donation from The Nature Foundation of Will County will support Forest Preserve nature education and arts programming in 2019.

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