Tag: 2020

Planting and Pruning Trees and Shrubs

Planting and Pruning Trees and Shrubs

Garden Club of OPRF February 12, 2020
Cheney Mansion, Oak Park, Illinois
Social hour 12-1 Program 1 – 2:30 pm

Presenter David Kusnierz: Learn the importance of pruning trees and shrubs and how to do it correctly.

David operates out of SavATree’s Warrenville branch. He provides comprehensive tree, shrub, lawn, tick and deer services to clients in Oak Brook, Hinsdale, Burr Ridge, River Forest, Oak Park and Elmhurst, IL.

We start the meeting at 12:00 PM with light refreshments including tea and decaffeinated coffee. Members volunteer to set up the centerpieces and refreshments. A short business meeting precedes a one hour garden related presentation at 1:00 PM. The meetings are free and open to the public; guests are always welcome.

Members that would like to volunteer to use their creativity to design and set up the centerpieces refreshments should contact Kathy English of the Hospitality Committee, kathryn_english@comcast.net.

Please direct questions and speaker recommendations to Joan Meister, meisterjoan@yahoo.com.com

House Plants for Clean Air

Sunday, January 26th, 2020

2-4pm at the River Forest Library
735 Lathrop, River Forest, Illinois

The topic, “House Plants for Clean Air”, will be presented by Regan Cronin of the Good Earth Greenhouse in River Forest, Illinois. As our houses get sealed tightly for energy efficiency, indoor air quality can become an issue. Come and learn how the right house plants can help improve the air you breathe. Come with friends or by yourself. All are welcome.

Good Earth Greenhouse is a local source of native plants, ecofriendly soil & garden décor, with a café and classes on site.


Free parking is available.

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