MONTICELLO, Ill. – Connect, learn and grow with University of Illinois Extension at From the Ground Up Gardening Day from 8 a.m. to noon March 9 at Allerton Park & Retreat Center, 515 Old Timber Road, Monticello.
Plant lovers of all ages and skill levels can network with area gardeners and experts, enjoy engaging sessions, get research-based information they can trust and go home excited about getting their hands dirty this spring. Participants will enjoy a keynote speech on the benefits of green spaces to modern living and two sessions of their choice.
Class topics are plant propagation, nature photography, seeds for permaculture, springtime native blooms and wildlife rehabilitation.
Register online at go.illinois.edu/dmp or call 217-762-2191.