Garden Talks: Sam Kass
Chicago Botanic Garden
1000 Lake Cook Road
Glencoe, IL 60022
As chef at the White House, Kass did more than cook for the First Family. He played an integral part in Let's Move!, the national healthy eating campaign; planted a vegetable garden on the White House’s South Lawn; and served as senior policy adviser on nutrition. He continues to advocate for healthy food choices as the senior food analyst at NBC News.
Event Cost: $25 nonmember; members receive 20% discount
Event times: 3 p.m.to4 p.m.
Age recommendation: Teens, Tweens