GrowUptown News ...

7.18 Update Over 2/3 of the pavers and beds are in! Soil is coming on Monday, July 23 and will be loaded manually into each bed. Depending on weather, this may take 2-3 days. We’ll be scheduling our first Grewbie 101 class in the garden for Saturday, July 28th. 6.30.2018 Update Pavers...

Chives!

Do you have chives in your garden? It’s harvest time! Chives are a member of the onion (allium) family and grow perennially (they come back year-to-year). Often chives are one of the first signs of spring as they can tolerate cold weather and, if you planted them last year,...

Hello Garlic!

Did you plant garlic in your plot last fall and forget? Or did you inherit a plot with some robust “green things” already sprouting up? Don’t pull it! That’s garlic! And it will be ready to harvest later in the summer.         Garlic is typically...

#GnomeDependence

ARE YOU A GNOME OWNER? Register for the competition┬áHERE We have prizes lined up from Factory Theater, Smack Dab Chicago Bakery, Orange Theory, a private dinner in The Garden, and more! Don’t own a gnome yet, or still need to decorate? RAM Art Studio, 6054 N. Broadway, has you covered!...

The ABCD’s of ...

In an election year where we’ve all been tearing each other apart for our differences, I’d like to take a moment to reflect on the collective goodness that has quietly gone about its business amid the noise. PGP was about three years old before I learned of the very fitting term...