Saturday, April 6, 2013 from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Who should attend?
If you are looking to improve your "green" thumb, or if you are a seasoned gardener, you'll benefit from Gardenfest workshops.
What will I learn?
Enjoy the keynote address by Bruce Spangenberg plus choose from over 30 other breakout sessions to fill your day with education, information and new ideas.
After fielding 30 seasons worth of yard and garden questions from McHenry County area gardeners, there are a number of beneficial lessons to be learned. With a nearly endless supply of information out there in the form of suggestions, recommendations, and rules, Bruce will share guidelines to assure your plant management decisions are sound ones.
Bruce Spangenberg has been Horticulture Department Chair and Instructor at McHenry County College since 2002 and was adjunct faculty prior to that time. Bruce was with U of I Extension in northern Illinois as an Extension Horticulture Educator for several years and also authored a popular weekly gardening column "Northwest Yard & Garden" in The Northwest Herald.