ST. CHARLES – Healing Gardens announced that it will open for the season on April 14. The two-acre woodland and perennial gardens at Stone Hill Farm will be open to the public on select dates. Admission is $5 per person or $10 per family. Cancer survivors are free.
Healing Gardens is cultivated by Stone Hill Farm owners Deborah and Buzz Marqui.
The opening date will offer Tai Chi in the Garden from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Instructor Jarett Sanchez of Fox Valley Tai Chi will lead participants through a warm-up, a standing meditation Qi Gong session and then an introduction to basic movements from the Yang style of Tai Chi. No prior experience is necessary.
The April 14 opening will also offer an optional outdoor, gentle Yoga In The Garden class from 1 to 2 p.m. taught by Nancy May. No prior yoga experience is necessary. Go to www.yogafromtheheart.org or call 815-319-3500 to register.
Healing Gardens at Stone Hill Farm is two acres of perennial gardens in a wooded setting in St. Charles. The gardens are open to the public on the second Sunday of each month from April through October.