Chinese Garden Field Trip

The changing seasons, much like the cycles of sowing and harvesting, have always been key points within the human life cycle.
Course Number 212118
$30.00
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Appreciate the principles of garden aesthetics as defined by Confucianism and Daoism. Take time with a meditative experience of feeling the invisible energies as well as the visible qualities of the Chinese garden.

As you stroll through beautiful gardens, find out about the function and place of gardens in East Asian society.

Symbols and the restorative energy of bamboo, pines, water lilies, and rocks will become obvious to you. Gain a deep appreciation for East Asian gardens with a
fresh look.

This is a walking tour. Location is wheelchair accessible. Please wear a hat and comfortable shoes and bring a water bottle. Meet at Ping Tom Memorial Park in Chinatown, 239 West 18th Street, Chicago, IL 60616 at the pagoda.

You must agree to social distancing and current COVID-19 State/County requirements to participate. Space is limited. Register early. If the weather is questionable, please call Wolf on her cell at 847-877-0747.

Course 212118
Date Sat. July 17, Rain date, Sun., July 18
Time 1:00 - 3:00 PM CST
Cost $30/35 payment 10 days in advance
Place Ping Tom Memorial Park in Chinatown, 239 West 18th Street, Chicago, IL 60616 at the pagoda