Backyard Conservation Workshop
April 4th and 6th
National Trail Parks and Recreation District Office
1301 Mitchell Blvd, Springfield
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
This free workshop demonstrates how plants, trees, and other natural features can beautify your home and help protect local water quality. Topics include composting, rain gardens, rain barrels, wildlife habitat, and tree plantings. A rain barrel and compost bin will be given away to a workshop attendee!
Nature Explorers Club
Ages: 8 - 12
Saturday, May 18
10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
NTPRD Administration Building,1301 Mitchell Boulevard
Registration Fee: $10
Registration Deadline: May 10
Kids will have fun while learning about nature on this new program. The theme for May will be gardening. Learn how to plant a garden, participate in games, arts and crafts and more. Participants should wear appropriate shoes and clothing for outside play. Pre-registration is required and space is limited. For more information call 328-PARK.