Nature, Home & Garden
July 10, 2013 • 11:02:12 a.m.

Healing Gardens to open Sunday


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ST. CHARLES – Healing Gardens, a two-acre expanse of woodland and perennial gardens at Stone Hill Farm in St. Charles will open from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, July 14.

The admission cost is $5 a person and $10 a family. Those interested may call for discounted group rates. Cancer survivors will be admitted for free. Donations are welcome.

Healing Gardens is cultivated and hosted by Deborah Marqui, owner of Stone Hill Farm, with her husband, Buzz Marqui.

Healing Gardens recently completed its children’s garden. Bring children or grandchildren to play in the dirt box, plant a seed, swing from the trees, explore special plants in a children's flower garden or play in the forest cottage.

The opening will offer an optional outdoor yoga class, "Yoga in the Garden," taught by Nancy May from 1 to 2 p.m. Visit or call 815-319-3500 to register.

Healing Gardens is located at 37W249 Dean St. in St. Charles. For information on Healing Gardens, call 630-377-1846 or visit

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