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Fiore Prairie View
16606 W. Highway 22 Prairie View, IL 60069 T 847-913-1414 F 847-913-9690
2901 W. Ferdinand St. Chicago, IL 60612 T 773-533-1414 F 773-533-9690
Professional Series Workshop: Chicagoland Landscape Trends
Wednesday, March 2, 2011 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM Ryerson Woods Welcome Center 21950 N. Riverwoods Rd. Riverwoods, IL 60015
The day will focus on a variety of presentations of current trends in landscaping. Spend some time with us and walk away with a view of where the industry is going. One of these green waves may give you an idea about a new way to bring your skills to the marketplace. There is no charge for this workshop. The venue space is limited to 75 attendees. We will provide lunch and so ask that you honor your RSVP. Please bring a notebook, as there will be no handouts. Links to presentations will be put on our Facebook page or emailed to attendees. To register, contact Jason at email@example.com. Please include your name, company, phone number and the number of attendees. Final registration is due by Thursday, February 24. Call 773-533-1414 or 847-913-1414 with any questions.
Sign-in and coffee
9:00 Woody plants of Chicagoland Grows™ Kunso Kim, Curator of Woody Plants Morton Arboretum http://www.mortonarb.org 10:00 Keeping Chickens Chuck Scordato www.ezcleancoops.com 11:00 Compost Tea Lynn Bement The Organic Garden Coach http://www.compostqueen.com 12:00 NOON
1:00 PM Rooftop Vegetables Bill Shores Shores Garden Consulting, Inc. http://shoresgardenconsulting.blogspot.com 2:00 Keeping Bees Michael Thompson, Farm Manager Chicago Honey Co-op http://www.chicagohoneycoop.com 3:00 Creating Beauty Jason van Herik Treeline Studio http://www.treeline-studio.com
Ryerson Woods is a beautiful natural area. If you have the time, bring boots and take a hike before or after the program. There is free parking available next to the Welcome Center.