Character Skate

Come dressed as your favorite character from your favorite comic book, TV show, movie, etc! Join us for a chance to skate in character and win prizes for your outfit.

Pre-registration: $12, skate rental included

🌱 Conservatory Plant Sale Begins

March 30: Member Online Sale Begins

April 14: Public Online Sale Begins

April 28: Online Sales Close

May 7-9: Curbside Pick-up at Rehm Pool Parking Lot

Shop online for our Annual Plant Sale featuring a large selection of vegetables, herbs and flowers, including many unique varieties. All plants are grown at the Oak Park Conservatory. This annual fundraiser is sponsored by the Friends of the Oak Park Conservatory. Members of the friends receive two weeks or priority shopping online and members-only pickup. All plant orders will be picked up curbside and the Rehm Pool parking lot in May. You will select your pickup time online when you order your plants.

Pleasant Home Docent-Led Tour

Pleasant Home will be open one Sunday per month from 12:00-3:00P for free docent-led tours! This is in addition to Thursday tours, available from 11:00-4:00P every week.

We request a $2 donation or non-perishable food item.

Teens Only: Tie-Dye Party

Unleash your inner artist! We’ll bring the supplies… you bring white t-shirts, socks, or tote bags to tie dye! Let your imagination take the wheel and gear up for a night full of creativity. Plus, visit the esports lounge and gymnasium while you’re here.

This is a teen-only event at the CRC. Sign up here or below.

Repair Cafe

Open the first Saturday of every month, 10:00AM – 1:30PM

Fox Center

624 S. Oak Park Ave.

Oak Park, IL

Toss it? No way!

The Oak Park Repair Café meets the first Saturday of the month, at the Fox Park field house, in Fox Park, 624 S. Oak Park Ave.

Repair coaches will be available to help you fix anything from small appliances to torn clothing.

The Oak Park Repair Café is free and open to the public; since we started in 2013 we’ve kept over 700 items out of the landfill!

Please note, masks and proof of vaccination ARE NO LONGER REQUIRED, per public health mandates.

We open at 10:00 a.m. and close at 1:30 p.m.

Given the increase in volume we request each guest bring one item for repair.

Thank you, and looking forward to seeing you there!

To learn more about the international Repair Café movement, please go to The Oak Park Repair Café can be found at