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Neige de printemps

16 Mars 2014 Dimanche (Sunday) 31 F, Snow 14 mph NNE wind Snow. Four days until the arrival of spring and winter is reluctant to release its grip in the Illinois country. We continue to endure the temperature extremes with … Continue reading

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Fete de Pierre Menard

7 October, 2012, Demonstration of the Pierre Menard Home Summer Kitchen In honor of Pierre Menard Born, October 7, 1766-Died, June 13, 1844 An invitation is extended to travel to the Illinois country and celebrate Pierre Menard’s birthday at the … Continue reading

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Jardin Potager Weekend, Février 2012

As winter continues its journey, dreams of the upcoming garden season are quickly becoming reality.  Jardin seeds collected throughout the previous growing season are catalogued and set aside, ready for planting as the temperatures begin their steady rise.  New seed … Continue reading

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Novembre

Wednesday, 23 November 50  Degrees F Mist and Clouds, Slight Wind WNW Time, like the cool wind and rains moving along the valley, marks the swift change from autumn to winter. The jardin has fallen into a slumber, with the … Continue reading

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D’Automne Heirloom Produce Saturday

You are invited to the Fort de Chartres Jardin Potager and sample heirloom produce on Saturday, October 22,  10 AM-Noon. Some produce and recipes available. Welcome to our Jardin Potager outside the walls of Fort de Chartres! Join us in … Continue reading

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