Chicago Botanic Garden's Orchid Show: With more than 10,000 orchids paired with sweeps of bromeliads and birds of paradise, you’ll feel as though you’ve been transported to the tropics.
The "King of Soul" grew up in Bronzeville and cut his teeth performing in churches and on streets in the city, striving to be the next Nat "King" Cole, who had attended the same high school as Cooke.
There are many reasons to love a garden. It makes us feel better, it provides us food and beautiful flowers, and it’s an amazing natural classroom for kids, where we can experiment, observe, collect and hypothesize.
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