Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Northern & Central Midwest

April, 2008
Regional Report

Shows & Events

The Green Apple Festival
The Green Apple Festival celebrates Earth Day 2008 at the Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago. There will be environmental leaders, community activists, A-list talent, top speakers, and musical entertainment. The free festival is April 18 to 20, and the main event begins at 11 a.m. Sunday, April 20. The zoo is at 2200 N. Cannon Drive. For info, call (312) 742-2000; or go to:

Web Finds

The Earth Day Network
The Earth Day Network is an international resource to help raise awareness about ecological events, campaigns, and programs around the world. Even if you are not thinking on a global scale, you can find good tips toward greening your own life.


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