August 2023 – HEGC Member Field Trip, The Gardens at Ball

June 2023 – HEGC Garden Walk

June 2023 – HEGC Member Field Trip, Cantigny Park

June 2023 – HEGC Plant Sale at Schaumburg Farmer’s Market

May 2023 – HEGC Member Field Trip, Lilacia Park

March 2023 – HEGC Meeting, Seed Starting Demo

HEGC co-president Debbie Kalasa shares her top tips for seed starting. Click here for a print-out on Seed Starting Basics. 🌱

September 2022 – HEGC Meeting, Flower Arranging Demo

Click here to see our 12 Takeaways for Flower Arranging 💐

Giving Garden Over the Years 2004-2022

Our first Giving Garden was planted in 2004. HEGC donates all produce from the Giving Garden to our local food pantries. Our donations weigh in at around 200-250 lbs per year, enough to nourish 85 of our neighbors! 🍅🧑‍🌾

July 2022 – Chicago Botanical Garden Wisconsin-Illinois Lily Show

HEGC Member Usha Murarka won several awards for her unique lily’s. Congratulations Usha!

April 2022 – Chalet Nursery of Wilmette Field Trip

December 2021 – HEGC Holiday Party, Evergreen Arranging

Spring/Summer 2021 – Garden Walk

Summer 2020 – Garden Walk

May 2019 – Environmental Fair

December 2018 – HEGC Members Decorate Schaumburg Township District Library