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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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Fete at the Fort

October 1, Saturday 64 degrees F Sunny, Light Wind Save Illinois History’s 2nd Annual Fete at Historic Fort de Chartres dawned under sunny skies on the strength of cool breezes. This annual fundraiser was a perfect opportunity for some of … Continue reading

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Août

27 August, Saturday 90 degrees F Partly Sunny, Calm Finally cooler winds swept across the valley floor and some relief arrived for the jardin. A week after the previous post, two-thirds of an inch of rain fell and one could … Continue reading

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Chaleur de Juillet

28 July, Thursday 95 degrees F Sunny, Light N winds If I had to choose between winter and summer in this country, I do not know which I would take; for in the summer, besides the scorching heat and the … Continue reading

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