Garden fair springs to life

[VIDEO] Evanston residents can get tips on improving their gardens and pick up plants to do the job at the Evanston Garden Fair.

The 60th edition of the annual event is scheduled to run Saturday and Sunday, May 16-17, at Independence Park on Central Street west of Green Bay Road.

Event organizer Virginia Beatty talked about what to expect at the event with Denise Simons and Stamata Blanas, co-hosts of the Evanston Community Media Center public access show ACES.

The event runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday and from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday.

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