Through March 27, you can write messages and tie them to the branches of the tree. You can also take a walk in the Malott Japanese Garden.
On March 19 and 20, you can also learn more about Japanese culture at the Malott Japanese Garden Spring Weekend. Activities include writing a seasonal haiku and making a cherry blossom hanging scroll.
Through Sunday, March 27
8 a.m. to sunset
Malott Japanese Garden Spring Weekend
March 19 and March 20
Hours: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
12 p.m.: interactive suminagashi demonstration
1 p.m.: Japanese storyteller
2 p.m.: Chicago Koto Group performance
1000 Lake Cook Road
(One-half mile east of the Edens Expressway)