Follow the links below for green education and fun:
May 9-11, Wheaton Glen Ellyn AAUW book sale
May 10-11, Elgin’s Green Expo
May 18, Conservation Foundation's DuPage River Sweep
May 18, Glen Ellyn Plant Exchange
May 19, Sierra Club River Prairie Group's Party on the Farm
May 22,The Resiliency Institute, Nutrient-dense gardening
Summer activities at Morton Arboretum
Some lawn and garden tips:
Use lawn-care products like Milorganite for less environmental impact
Consider the value of trees, including management of urban flooding. Morton Arboretums Every Tree Matters program.
Glen Ellyn's Environmental Commission has important advice on volcano mulching.