By the Light of the Moon: An Evening Garden, Heather Prince

Heather Prince – “By the Light of the Moon: An Evening Garden”

Many of us can only enjoy our garden spaces in the evening after a busy day. We’ll discuss garden design and delve into the many types of plants that add color and texture to dusk and beyond.

Heather is a trained horticulturist specializing in trees, shrubs, and natives with a passion for connecting people with plants. She is also a professional freelance horticulture writer including Chicagoland Gardening, The Landscape Contractor, and numerous newspaper articles, blog posts, newsletters, and more. In addition, She relishes sharing her knowledge and experience by teaching at The Morton Arboretum, Chicago Botanic Garden, Chicago Flower & Garden Show, Farnsworth House as well as garden clubs, groups, and industry gatherings.

Garden Club of Oak Park & River Forest Monthly Meeting

April 14, 2021

Join us for some casual social time at 12:30 PM before the program. The one hour presentation will begin at 1:00 PM. An email reminder will be sent to the registered members a week before the event; a sign-in link will be sent on the day of the program.

Members may freely share the link with friends, but no email links will be sent from the club to non-members.

New members are always welcome. To attend as a member please click Membership and join.

Zoom Program Information

To sign into our Zoom program locate the email with the link to the meeting. It is also helpful to write down, on a sheet of paper the meeting ID, and the Passcode, just in case. Click the Join Zoom Meeting address. This will bring you to a waiting room until the program starts.

It is a good idea to sign on early (15 minutes or so) to make sure your device is connecting. If you cannot connect by clicking on the link, you can go to…

If you are joining from a mobile device (Android smartphone/tablet, Apple iPhone/iPad) then it will simply prompt you to download the Zoom Cloud Meetings app from the App/Play Store.

If you are joining from a computer for the first time you will need to download a small application file.

If you sign on with Google you will need to enter YOUR Google password.

We look forward to seeing you at the program. Yes, we will see each other unless you opt out of your video. Your audio will be turned off by the host/program speaker. Questions to the speaker can be typed in the chat bar. These will be answered at the end of the program.


It seems best if your lighting is in front of you, not from above or behind.
You can check your lighting by using your phone camera in the selfie mode to check your lighting ahead of time. Position your monitor for the best angle.