Calendar of Events

 

Tuesday, 4/5/22  Landscaping with Beautiful Native Woody Plants

7:00 – 8:15 pm 

Fremont Public Library

Learn about a select palette of gorgeous woody plants, native to the Chicagoland region, to add color, texture, seasonal interest, screening and most importantly, healthy life to your property.

Speaker: Mary Fortmann

 

This will be an in person presentation. Registration is required for both Zoom viewing and those wishing to attend in person.

To register please click this link.

https://www.fremontlibrary.org/event/6023044

Presented in partnership with Fremont Public Library

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Tuesday, 5/3/22  Designing Your Native Plant Garden

7:00 – 8:15 pm 

Fremont Public Library

Learn about plants native to Illinois that will work and spruce-up your home landscape! Program will cover elements of good garden design including planning, native plant selection, preparing your garden space for planting, and plant spacing.

Speaker: Matt Hokanson

 

This will be an in person presentation. Registration is required for both Zoom viewing and those wishing to attend in person.

To register please click this link.

https://www.fremontlibrary.org/event/6022880

Presented in partnership with Fremont Public Library

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Tuesday, 6/7/22  Sustainable Yards: Native Replacements for Invasive Trees and Shrubs

7:00 – 8:15 pm 

Fremont Public Library

Sarah Michehl, from The Land Conservancy of McHenry County will discuss ways to make native trees and shrubs the most attractive and ecological alternative to invasive plant species.

 

This will be an in person presentation. Registration is required for both Zoom viewing and those wishing to attend in person.

To register please click this link.

https://www.fremontlibrary.org/event/6446396

Presented in partnership with Fremont Public Library

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Tuesday, 8/2/22  Native Seed Collection in Lake County

7:00 – 8:15 pm 

Fremont Public Library

Join us to learn about identifying your plants when they are seeding instead of blooming, along with tips on how to collect & handle your seeds successfully. Speaker

Speaker: Kelly Schultz, Stewardship Ecologist II with LCFPD

 

This will be an in person presentation. Registration is required for both Zoom viewing and those wishing to attend in person. 

To register please click this link.

https://www.fremontlibrary.org/event/6453337

Presented in partnership with Fremont Public Library

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Tuesday, 9/6/22  The NEW Fall Cleanup 

7:00 – 8:15 pm 

Fremont Public Library

Learn why more and more people are now embracing a new approach to fall cleanups and how you too can make a positive change.

Speaker: Kim Pesche

 

This will be an in person presentation. Registration is required for both Zoom viewing and those wishing to attend in person. 

The program registration link is not yet available.

Presented in partnership with Fremont Public Library

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

If you would like to receive our monthly meeting program email go to the Contact Us page and leave your name and email address (or mailing address if you prefer). 

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