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Elawa Farm Open Year Round

New For Kids:

Kids Teacup Flower Arranging Class

Learn how to make your very own Teacup Flower Arrangement.  Join Lake Forest Flowers’ Eileen Looby Weber, AAF for a hands on workshop to create a unique arrangement with season blooms inside a teacup!  

Saturday, May 30 (pre-registration required)

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Elawa Farm Celebrates "Farm to Table"

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Elawa Farm on ABC7 Chicago News

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Elawa Farm Foundation Office
open Monday – Friday 9 AM to 4 PM

1401 Middlefork Drive
Lake Forest, IL 60045
847 234 1966

Elawa Farm Directions and Map

Shop the Garden Market
Walk the Garden
Take a class at the Kitchen
Visit the Wildlife Discovery Center
Hike the Forest Preserve Trails

Come shop our Garden Market:

- Opening June 5 -

Fridays & Saturdays  from 8 am - 1 pm


Elawa Farm is hiring!
View our current openings.



Upcoming Events:

2015 Spring Plant Sale - CANCELLED

Garden Market Opens - June 5

Summer Benefit evening - June 20
Farm to Table dinner - September 24

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Our New Garden Manager, Regina Cady


Dear Regina - Thank you so much for making our Earth Day assembly today at Holy Cross a terrific learning experience for our students! You did a great job Regina, and I think you definitely inspired some future gardeners and beekeepers!

 Really a treat to have you part of our special day.

Many thanks,


Anne Alder Flaminio

Cultural Arts Co-Chair

Holy Cross School

Our Plant-based Nutrition Cooking class - recently featured in DailyNorthShore.com

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