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Healing Gardens Opening to the Public Healing Gardens Opening to the Public

Healing Gardens Opening to the Public

October 14, 2018 - October 14, 2018

Healing Gardens
37W249 Dean St.
St. Charles, IL 60175

The mosquito free gardens are open to the public on set dates for the purpose of enjoying the natural wooded setting and perennial gardens. The admission cost is $5 per person and $10 per family. Call for discounted group rates. In solidarity and to honor the journey, cancer survivors are free. Donations of time or money for upkeep are welcome. The August, September and October opening will offer Tai Chi in the Garden (weather permitting) from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm. Instructor Jarett Sanchez of Fox Valley Tai Chi will lead participants through a refreshing warm-up, a peaceful Standing Meditation Qi Gong session, and then an introduction to basic movements from the Yang Style of Tai Chi. No prior experience is necessary. To register please go to or email Jarett at” The August, September and October opening will also offer an optional outdoor Yoga In The Garden class (weather permitting) from 1 pm – 2 pm taught by Nancy May. Go to or call 815-319-3500 to register. Ms. Marqui, who is cancer-free from non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma since 1996 and in remission from breast cancer since 2002, finds great restoration of spirit in her gardens and property and wants to share that with the public for their own rejuvenation. Visiting individuals or small groups are welcome to do as they please. No activity is required or requested. Stone Hill Farm is the home of Buzz and Deb Marqui where they have lived since 1972, raising four children.

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