U-Pick

All Seasons Orchard’s 2018 Fall Festival will take place from September 1 to November 4. All Seasons Orchard is located in northern Illinois in McHenry County which is adjacent to Cook County and Lake County. We are located near the Chicago and Rockford metro areas. All Seasons Orchard is an apple orchard, pumpkin patch and corn maze located in Woodstock, IL in McHenry County. 14510 Il Route 176, Woodstock, IL 60098. Phone: 815-338-5637. Email: info@allseasonsorchard.com. Open: daily rain or shine in September and October; Monday to Friday, from 10am to 5pm; Saturday and Sunday, from 10am to 6pm; Labor Day 10am to 6pm, Columbus Day 10am to 6pm.

Cody's Farm -strawberries, pumpkins, corn maze

19502 River Road, Marengo, IL 60152. Phone: (815) 568-7976. Alternate phone: (815) 276-3799. Email: codysfarmfreshvegetables@yahoo.com. In the Spring, Strawberry U Pick will be available. Please email us and we will send you the exact date when the strawberries are ready. There is a Pumpkin Festival, every weekend in October.  There is also an Autumn Drive with home grown vegetables/pumpkins, Fall decorations, plenty to eat, barrel rides, corn box, corn maze, pumpkin launcher, Children's tractor track, antique tractors, music and many craftors.   

Homestead Orchard - apples, blackberries, cherries, gooseberries, pears, rhubarb, Honey from hives on the farm, Fresh eggs, porta-potties are available

11802 Charles Road, Woodstock, IL 60098. Phone: 815-338-7443. Email: donburda@comcast.net. Directions: From I-90 (Illinois Tollway) go north on Route #47 approximately 12 miles to Woodstock. Continue on #47 through business district going north a few more miles to Charles Road stop sign. Turn right and go 1 mile to Orchard!  From McHenry going west on #120. Go to the "Greenwood" stop sign, but do not turn left on #120, continue going west on what is now Charles Road. Homestead Orchard is a mile and a half on the right. Payment: Cash, Check.

Royal Oak Farm Orchard - apples, blackberries, pumpkins, raspberries, Honey from hives on the farm, Cider mill (fresh apple cider made on the premises), prepicked produce, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, face painting, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours

15908 Hebron Road, Harvard, IL 60033. Phone: 815-648-4141. Fax: 815-648-4821. Email: service@royaloakfarmorchard.com. Open: starting in mid August; Monday to Saturday: 9:30 am to 5:30 pm U - Pick closes at 5:00 pm Closed on Sunday. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Crops are usually available in August, September, October, November. Raspberries: August 1 to October 15 or first heavy frost Blackberries: September 15 to October 31 or first heavy frost Apples: August 15 to November 15 Pumpkins: September 15 to November 15 or first heavy frost. Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. No admission fee Monday to Friday $3.00 Admission fee per car Saturdays, Labor Day and Columbus Day Rides in the Entertainment Area include Royal Oak Express, Royal Oak Carousel and Orchard Tours. Each require a $2.50 token. Free Playground and Petting Zoo. Group Tours and School Tours available by appointment Monday to Friday.  


 
 
 

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FOOD BANKS

Hoffman Estates Village Hall 
1900 Hassell Road, Hoffman Estates

The Village of Hoffman Estates collects non-perishable goods during all business hours and donates these items to the local Township pantries listed below. Look for the collection bin in the lobby near the front counter. Coupons are also collected and provided to the food pantries to assist with purchase of items low in stock.

Hanover Township Food Pantry 
Hanover Township Astor Avenue Community Center 
7431 Astor Avenue, Hanover Park, IL 
Donations are accepted during all business hours

Pantry hours are 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. on Monday, 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Tuesday, 
11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Wed, Thurs. and Friday and 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday. 

Hanover Township residents can use the food pantry twice per month, once between 1st - 15th and once between 16th - 31st. Residents can also come once a week on Wednesday or Fridays for bread.

For more information call: 630-540-9085 

Schaumburg Township Food Pantry 
1 Illinois Blvd, Hoffman Estates, IL 
Pantry Usage for Residents of Schaumburg Township 
Donations can be made during all business hours. Large donations should use the north entry and stop at Room 101 for assistance. 

Residents of Schaumburg Township may visit the food pantry once every 6 to 8 weeks. Appointments are required along with a photo ID and current gas or electric bill. Verification of residency is required for each pantry usage. 

Pantry hours are 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, except when closed for holidays. For more information call: 847-884-0030. 

Palatine Township Food Pantry 
Palatine Township Center 
721 S. Quentin Road, Palatine, IL 
Donations can be made during all business hours

Families may come to the Food Pantry every 30 days for groceries, free of charge. Dairy products and meat are available in addition to breads, canned and boxed food. The client choice Food Pantry offers the ability to shop for individual preferences. 

Pantry hours are Monday from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and the 3rd Saturday of each month from 8:45 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. For more information call: 847-358-6700.

Barrington Township Food Pantry
602 S. Hough Street, Barrington, IL 60010

Pantry hours are from 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

For more information please call 847-381-5632.

Willow Creek Care Center
67 E. Algonquin Road, South Barrington, IL 60010

This is a partial list of Food Banks, please check with your local city to see where you can drop off food.