Educational Events

Adams/Brown/Hancock/Pike/Schuyler Unit

Gardener's Palette 2018
March 3, 2018
(Adams County)

Bond/Clinton/Jefferson/Marion/Washington Unit

Emerald Ash Borer Community Management Meeting
February 23, 2018
( County)

Emerald Ash Borer Community Management Meeting
February 28, 2018
( County)

Boone/DeKalb/Ogle Unit

Nature Resource Education Center (NREC) Saturday
March 3, 2018
( County)

2018 Small Farms Winter Webinar Series
March 8, 2018
( County)

Nature Resource Education Center (NREC) Saturday
March 10, 2018
( County)

Master Naturalist Training begins - Ogle
March 12, 2018
(Ogle County)

Nature Resource Education Center (NREC) Saturday
March 17, 2018
( County)

To Bee or Not to Bee
March 22, 2018
(Boone County)

International Cities and Climates & Changes in our Growing Seasons
April 3, 2018
(Ogle County)

Nature Resource Education Center (NREC) Saturday
April 7, 2018
( County)

Nature Resource Education Center (NREC) Saturday
April 14, 2018
( County)

Nature Resource Education Center (NREC) Saturday
April 21, 2018
( County)

Carroll/Lee/Whiteside Unit

I Love Birds
February 26, 2018
( County)

Large Predators Return…Or Are They
March 7, 2018
(Whiteside County)

Master Naturalist Training
March 20-April 26, 2018
( County)

Champaign/Ford/Iroquois/Vermilion Unit

2018 Garden Day Workshop and Spring Festival
March 10, 2018
(Vermilion County)

Cook County Unit

Soil Screening for Heavy Metals Free at CCGA Conference March 3, 2018
March 3, 2018
( County)

Master Naturalist Monthly Hike- Ecological Stewardship at Paddock Woods
March 10, 2018
(Cook County)

Soil Screening for Heavy Metals in Good Food Expo - Sat. March 24, 2018
March 24, 2018
( County)

DeWitt/Macon/Piatt Unit

Hands-on Horticulture with Hart - Hydroponics in DeWitt County
March 5, 2018
(DeWitt County)

Hands-on Horticulture with Hart - Hydroponics in Macon County
March 6, 2018
(Macon County)

Hands-on Horticulture with Hart - Hydroponics in Piatt County
March 7, 2018
(Piatt County)

Hands-on Horticulture with Hart - Seed Starting in DeWitt County
March 20, 2018
(DeWitt County)

Hands-on Horticulture with Hart - Seed Starting in Macon County
March 21, 2018
(Macon County)

Hands-on Horticulture with Hart - Seed Starting in Piatt County
March 22, 2018
(Piatt County)

Collecting Rainwater in DeWitt County- Part of Hands on Horticulture Series
March 23, 2018
(DeWitt County)

Native Trees & Shrubs: Garden Like You Live Here!
April 5, 2018
(Piatt County)

Is a Rose is a Rose?
April 16, 2018
(Macon County)

Collecting Rainwater in Macon County - Part of Hands on Horticulture Series
April 25, 2018
(Macon County)

Collecting Rainwater in Piatt County - Hands on Horticulture with Hart
April 26, 2018
(Piatt County)

Franklin/Jackson/Perry/Randolph/Williamson Unit

Master Naturalist Class
March 1-May 17, 2018
( County)

Fulton/Mason/Peoria/Tazewell Unit

Small Farms Webinar - Heavy Metals in Soils
March 1, 2018
( County)

Small Farms Webinar - Native Pollinators on your Farm
March 8, 2018
( County)

Small Farms Webinar - Small Acres Pastured Poultry
March 15, 2018
( County)

Small Farms Webinar - Growing Ginger, Turmeric, and Other Unique Crops
March 22, 2018
( County)

Small Farms Webinar - Tips for Modifying and Building Sprayers for Specialty Crops
March 29, 2018
( County)

Grundy/Kankakee/Will Unit

14th Annual Kankakee County Beekeeping Workshop
March 3, 2018
(Kankakee County)

Annual Blueberry Maintenance Day - Pembroke Township
March 17, 2018
(Kankakee County)

Establishing & Maintaining a Homestead Prairie - Will County
March 28, 2018
(Will County)

Raising Backyard Chickens - Wil County
April 6, 2018
(Will County)

Henderson/Knox/McDonough/Warren Unit

Master Naturalist Training
March 1, 2018
( County)

Master Naturalist Training
March 8, 2018
( County)

Master Naturalist Training
March 22, 2018
( County)

Master Naturalist Training
March 29, 2018
( County)

Master Naturalist Training
April 5, 2018
( County)

Gardener's Day 2018
April 7, 2018
(McDonough County)

Master Naturalist Training
April 12, 2018
( County)

Master Naturalist Training
April 19, 2018
( County)

Master Naturalist Training
April 26, 2018
( County)

Plant Sale - Knox County
May 11, 2018
(Knox County)

Plant Sale - Knox County
May 12, 2018
(Knox County)

Plant Sale & Garden Tour - McDonough County
May 19, 2018
(McDonough County)

Monarch Migration Festival
September 8, 2018
(Knox County)

Henry/Mercer/Rock Island/Stark Unit

Four Seasons: Winter Gardening Webinars
February 27-March 29, 2018
( County)

Invasive Species Workshop, March 1
March 1, 2018
(Rock Island County)

Pond Management Workshop
March 8, 2018
( County)

Sheep and Goat Clinic
March 10, 2018
(Rock Island County)

Chicago Flower & Garden Show Bus Trip
March 14, 2018
( County)

Livingston/McLean/Woodford Unit

Tree Pruning: Info, Q and A, FAQ, and AMA!
February 26-March 17, 2018
( County)

The Green Pathway to Invasion: Ornamental Invasive Plants
February 27, 2018
( County)

The Green Pathway to Invasion: Ornamental Invasive Plants
March 1, 2018
( County)

Home, Lawn and Garden Day
March 3, 2018
(McLean County)

Apple Tree Pruning (Woodford County)
March 9, 2018
( County)

Tree Care in Urban Soils
March 13, 2018
( County)

Tree Pruning Workshop (McLean)
March 15, 2018
(McLean County)

Tree Care in Urban Soils
March 15, 2018
( County)

Keep On Growing: Tips for Extending the Garden Season
March 27, 2018
( County)

Keep On Growing: Tips for Extending the Garden Season
March 29, 2018
( County)

Fruit Tree, Chestnut, and Currant Propagation
March 31, 2018
(McLean County)

Madison/Monroe/St. Clair Unit

Master Gardener Class - Plant Pathology
February 27, 2018
(Madison County)

Ornamental Invasive Plants - Four Seasons Winter Webinar Series
February 27, 2018
(Monroe County)

Weekend Gardener
March 3, 2018
(St. Clair County)

Master Gardener Class - Herbaceous Ornamentals
March 6, 2018
(Madison County)

Gateway Green Industry Conference, Collinsville
March 7, 2018
(Madison County)

Master Gardener Class - Woody Ornamentals
March 13, 2018
(Madison County)

Tree Care in Urban Soils - Four Seasons Winter Webinar Series
March 13, 2018
(Monroe County)

Master Gardener Class - Integrated Pest Management
March 20, 2018
(Monroe County)

Master Gardener Class - Practical Application and Graduation
March 27, 2018
(Madison County)

Keep on Growing: Tips for Extending the Gardening Season - Four Seasons Winter Webinar Series
March 27, 2018
(Monroe County)

A Garden Calendar - Four Seasons Spring Webinar Series
April 17, 2018
(Monroe County)

Living with Japanese Beetles - Four Seasons Spring Webinar Series
May 1, 2018
(Monroe County)

Preserving Flowers - Four Seasons Spring Webinar Series
May 15, 2018
(Monroe County)

Beneficial Insects-Garden Warriors - Four Seasons Summer Webinar Series
July 10, 2018
(Monroe County)

Urban Soil Safety - Four Seasons Summer Webinar Series
July 31, 2018
(Monroe County)

At-Home Micropropagation: In Vitro Plants - Four Seasons Summer Webinar Series
August 14, 2018
(Monroe County)

Spring Flowering Bulbs - Four Seasons Fall Webinar Series
September 11, 2018
(Monroe County)

Making Your Compost Cook-Fixing the Right Recipe - Four Seasons Fall Webinar Series
September 25, 2018
(Monroe County)

Plant Pathogenic Viruses - Four Seasons Fall Webinar Series
October 9, 2018
(Monroe County)