Workshop
Jody Strohm

Training Workshops Registration

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 22:40

The Plants of Concern training workshops will give you an opportunity to learn monitoring skills or to refresh your skills for the new season. We ask any monitors who have never been to a workshop, including new volunteers, to attend. Workshops are held from 9:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

CypCan
G. Kiefer

Plants of Concern Training Workshop - Kane County

5 hours

This workshop will give you an opportunity to learn monitoring skills or to refresh your skills for the new season. We ask any monitors who have never been to a workshop, including new volunteers, to attend. Workshops are held from 9:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Registration is required and is free of charge. A confirmation will be sent after registration and directions will follow shortly before workshop date. 

CypCan
G. Kiefer

Plants of Concern Training Workshop - McHenry County

5 hours

This workshop will give you an opportunity to learn monitoring skills or to refresh your skills for the new season. We ask any monitors who have never been to a workshop, including new volunteers, to attend. Workshops are held from 9:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Registration is required and is free of charge. A confirmation will be sent after registration and directions will follow shortly before workshop date. 

CypCan
G. Kiefer

Plants of Concern Training Workshop - Cook County

5 hours

This workshop will give you an opportunity to learn monitoring skills or to refresh your skills for the new season. We ask any monitors who have never been to a workshop, including new volunteers, to attend. Workshops are held from 9:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Registration is required and is free of charge. A confirmation will be sent after registration and directions will follow shortly before workshop date. 

Barb Wilson Memorial Bench Photo
Dave Schwaegler

Barbara Wilson Memorial Bench Dedication

Fri, 08/10/2018 - 14:28

On August 2nd, Gretel and Daniella attended the dedication of a bench at Lake in the Hills fen in memory of long-time Plants of Concern volunteer Barbara Wilson. Barb devoted many hours to restoring habitat, monitoring rare plants, seed collecting, and educating others at the Lake in the Hills fen. She was in involved in prairie restoration for over 30 years. Friends and family gathered to honor her memory and share stories of this amazing woman who was a mentor to many.