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Butterfly Garden Tour - Volunteers Needed The Illinois Audubon Society is sponsoring this second annual event on June 27 & 28. Gardens all over the Chicago area will be on display. The coordinators are seeking gardens to include on the tour, and our chapter of the Wild Ones was asked to seek out members with yards to show. Contact Kay MacNeil, 815-469-1294, for information on volunteering your yard.
Saturday, Feb 23 - Natural Landscaping Seminar The Wildflower Preservation & Propagation Committee presents its all-day natural landscaping seminar on Saturday, Feb 23 at the Conference Center of McHenry County College (Lucas Rd & Route 14), Crystal Lake. Neil Diboll of Prairie Nursery, the "bat people" from the Organization for Bat Conservation, and a nature photographer, are among the presenters. Call 815-338-0393 for more info.
Friday-Saturday, February 8 - 9, 2002 - Wild Ones Natural Landscaping Conference National Strategic Planning Session on Friday Feb. 8th in Milwaukee. (Pat Armstrong will be going and will be glad to share rides and a hotel room.) Sat. Feb. 9th is the Audubon-Wild Ones Natural Landscaping Conference in Milwaukee (all day) and the Q1 National Wild Ones Board Meeting (5 pm) All members are welcome to attend.
Saturday. March 2, 2002 - Natural Landscaping Conference in Rockford Call Anne Meyer for information at 815-877-9109

On March 3, 2000, the prairie of Pat Armstrong was burned. Notice the hazelnut catkins in the photo - when the hazelnut is in bloom, it is time to burn. Back to DuPage Chapter HOME


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