3rd Annual Green Garden Fair

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3rd Annual Green Garden Fair

(In the Church Parking Lot right across the street from the All Church Yard Sale)

First Congregational United Church of Christ

235 S. Kenilworth Avenue

Elmhurst, Il 60126

Green Garden Fair

Sponsored by the Tree of Life Green Team

Saturday, May 13, 2017

9:00 to Noon


We will have available for sale:

  • Organically grown herb & vegetable seedlings from Montalbano farms
  • Native plants from We Grow Dreams Greenhouse and Garden Center
  • Food scrap amended compost from Compost Supply – bring your own container
  • Organically grown eggs from Bob’s Fresh & Local and memberships in Bob’s CSA - $15 off if purchased at our fair
  • Rain barrels which will be delivered directly to your home by the City of Elmhurst

For our full list please click on this link.

Other exhibitors who have committed to be at the event, helping us to learn to garden and live greener:

  • Master Gardeners from the University of Illinois Extension Office
  • Midwest Pesticide Action Center
  • Elmhurst Cool Cities Coalition
  • Citizens Climate Lobby
  • York High Garden Club

Watch this space for additional exhibitors.

Questions:  Call the church office at 630-832-2580.


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Church Yard Sale and Pick-Up Service

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First Congregational Church of Elmhurst is having a Yard Sale on May 30, 2015 to raise funds for the Youth's upcoming 2016 Mission Work Trip. In order to make this a success please consider donating small items, such as, clothing, household decor' and housewares.


If you have items that you would like to donate to the Yard Sale and are unable to bring them to the church yourself the youth are offering pick-up service on Saturday, May 16th. Please call Tracy D'Alessandro @ 630-530-5861 or call Margaret Chittaro @ 630-279-2035 to arrange your pick-up time. Pick-up service restricted to the city of Elmhurst or close surrounding areas.

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