Calendar of Events


Tuesday, 9/1/20  Dragonflies and Damselflies: Frequent Fliers of the Wild Garden

Few insects are as fascinating as Illinois’ dragonflies and damselflies. From their unusual life cycle of transformation, their bizarre sex life, mystifying migratory habits, and their struggle for survival, there is plenty to discover and marvel about! Be amazed at their natural history as you see beautiful close-up images of different species that are found in the Chicago Region. Then, learn how you can become involved in caring for these remarkable flying creature through making your backyard more dragonfly-friendly.

This program has moved online

7:00 pm -8:30 pm  

Fremont Public Library 

Speaker: Cindy Crosby


Saturday, 11/14/20  Native Landscaping Conference

Dr. Douglas Tallamy, renowned author, professor and visionary conservationist, will speak on the state of our global biodiversity and discuss how each of us can help make a difference by turning our landscapes and gardens into conservation corridors for nature.

8:30 am – 1:30 pm

Round Lake Beach Cultural and Civic Center

2007 N. Civic Center Way

Round Lake Beach, IL  

This Event has been cancelled 



Our monthly meetings take place at Fremont Public Library located in Mundelein, Illinois, usually on the 1st Tuesday of each month.

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