Saturday, February 16, 2019 – 8:00 a.m.–3:45 p.m.
(NOTE – New weekend than previous years!)
McHenry County College
Luecht Conference Center
8900 US Hwy 14, Crystal Lake, IL
Register by February 2 and save!
Register now for our 27th annual event with presentations on natural landscaping using native plants in the garden, their benefits, aesthetics, strategies for use, and support of wildlife.
“Teaming with Nature”
“The Overlooked Splendor of Ants: Restoration Ecology and Ant Biology”
PhD Associate Professor of Biology, Lake Forest College
“The Know Maintenance Perennial Garden”
Plant Expert, Landscape Designer, Speaker, Author
“Illinois Wildflowers for the Home Garden”
Botanist, Naturalist, Photographer, Author, Teacher
“Monarchs: Dwindling Numbers for an Iconic Insect”
A conservation biologist ponders moving beyond the documentation of declines.
Karen S. Oberhauser, PhD
Director, Arboretum; Professor, Dept of Entomology UW-Madison