When: Saturday, April 22
Where: Fischer Farm, 16W680 Grand Ave, Bensenville
9am-12noon Ecological restoration – volunteer to work on the farm, removing invasive species, plant sunflower seeds, pick up trash or prepare garden beds for spring plantings.
12:30-1:00pm Presentation from a Master Gardener on “Viva La Vines “ Maximize your garden space by growing up. Learn all about vines, the support structures they need and some of the best perennial and annual vines for our growing area.
12:30-2:30pm Fischer Farm will be open for tours and to explore.
1:00-1:30pm Take a nature hike. Learn about the native plants growing at Fischer Farm along the way.
1:30-2:30pm Make pinecone bird feeders, participate in a nature scavenger hunt, make an eco-snack and learn about green steps you can take around your home.