This is a three-part introduction to the Art&Science of the Herbarium. Participants will receive the materials needed to make a plant press, collect and press plants, and learn the value of herbarium making, helping to create a collection for the North Park Village Nature Center.
FREE class, registration is required, online registration not available. Contact the North Park Village Nature Center at 312-744-5472 to register.
This is a three-part class, meeting Sunday June 11th, Sunday August 6th, and Sunday August 20th. Please plan on attending all three classes.
Guest instructors include: Laurel Ross, Field Museum of Natural History and North Branch Restoration project steward, John Balaban, North Branch Restoration Project steward, Matt Freer of the Chicago Park District, Bob Porter, land manager for the North Park Village Nature Center, and Linda Marton, Volunteer Stewardship Network and North Park Village Nature Center.