bee seminar

What's the Buzz?

Join us for a seminar on the Life of Honey Bees.

WHAT: Bee expert, Allen Kracower, will teach us the importance of bees and honey.

WHEN: Saturday, August 26th from 11 am - noon, followed by 1 hour Q & A

WHERE: Pasquesi's Lake Bluff store

Learn how bees can enrich your life, take a look inside a mini bee hive and see its components, get to know the flowers that attract bees & much more. All ages welcome!
'Natural Honey by Allen' and handmade, beeswax candles will be available for purchase.* 

*All proceeds will be donated to breast cancer patients at Lake Forest Hospital. 


Did you know?

-The average honey bee's wings flap over 183 times per second.            

-Honey bees actually dance when they return to the hive to tell the other bees where the flowers are.

-Honey has been used by mankind for thousands of years to help give the human body energy and good health.

Gardening expert, Melinda Myers Seminar at Lake Bluff store

Gardening expert, Melinda Myers Seminar at Lake Bluff store

Melinda Myers, nationally known gardening expert and author will be hosting a FREE seminar titled “Popular Indoor Houseplants".

WHEN: Saturday, September 9th
WHERE: Pasquesi's Lake Bluff Store
TIME: 11am - 12pm
*Followed by Q & A from 12pm - 1pm

Join gardening expert and author, Melinda Myers, for a FREE seminar, 'Popular Indoor Plants.' Extend the indoor garden with some popular easy-to-grow and new houseplant varieties. It's easier than you think and not only will the greenery add beauty, but it will also improve your air quality. Melinda will also share tips for successfully transitioning your favorite plants indoors for the winter.

This seminar will be followed by a 1 hour Q & A from 12pm - 1pm where Melinda will answer any of your gardening questions.



Fountains on Sale - 30% off

Splish Splash!

Fountains are a nice addition to any garden or landscape.
All fountains are on sale. Now 20% OFF!

Orchid seminar

Orchid Seminar

Join us for a seminar 'Orchid Care Basics' hosted by Orchids By Hausermann. Learn about proper lighting, fertilizing, temperature, how to get orchids to re-flower and re-potting tips for beautiful and healthy orchid plants.

WHAT: 'Orchid Care Basics' seminar
Saturday, September 16th. 11 am - noon, followed by a Q & A from noon - 1 pm
WHERE: Lake Bluff location

Enter to Win Ravinia Tickets!

Enter to Win Stevie Nicks Tickets at Ravinia!

If you'd like the chance to win two lawn tickets to see Stevie Nicks at Ravinia on Saturday, September 9th (valued at $140), Enter On Line or simply fill out a form to enter at any Pasquesi Home & Gardens location to enter the drawing*. One winner will be chosen at random. Drawing will take place on August 25, 2017 and winner will be notified by email on August 25, 2017.

In addition to the tickets, the winner will also receive three additional prizes! One Ramble picnic basket ($109.99 value), one Sparrow Park picnic blanket ($139.99 value), and one Corkcicle canteen ($32.99) from Pasquesi will help to make the evening even more enjoyable. Total prize package is valued at $422.97, so enter for your chance to win today!

*The following terms and conditions apply:   No purchase necessary. One winner will be chosen at random on August 25, 2017 from all eligible entries received. Winner will be notied by email on August 25, 2017. If there is no response from the winner within 48 hours of August 25, 2017, the prize is forfeited and another winner will be chosen. One winner will receive 2 lawn tickets for Stevie Nicks at Ravinia* on September 9, 2017. Please pick up the 2 tickets and 3 additional prizes at Pasquesi Home & Gardens at 975 North Shore Drive in Lake Bluff. Employees of Pasquesi Home & Gardens are not eligible to enter or win. By entering to win, you are agreeing to be added to our email list.

*Ravinia is an open-air venue. No public refuge areas are available in the event of severe weather. Performances will go on rain or shine and there are no rain checks. Prizes may not be exchanged for cash value. Please check the Ravinia website at for show times, traveling directions and more information.

Knife sharpening

Knife Sharpening

Knife and Tool Sharpening by Dave

Bring your kitchen knives, scissors, garden pruners, pocket knives and other tools that need sharpening.


WHERE: Lake Bluff store, 975 North Shore Drive

WHEN: Sunday, August 27 at 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm          


WHERE: Barrington store, 990 W. Northwest Hwy.

WHEN: Saturday, August 26 at 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm