Events

Events Archive: 2022 | 2023 | Upcoming Events

January 2023

Jan
17

Under Our Feet-A Savvy Soil Story

Tuesday, January 17th, 2023
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Online/Virtual

Public Welcome Will be Recorded Free Event Chapter Meeting Program/Speaker Presentation

This 4-part series is part of the Start in Your Yard Initiative provided by Wild Ones of Greater Kane County and the Elgin Sustainability Commission in partnership with the Gail Borden Library of Elgin Illinois.

Registration and information at startinyouryard.com/community-read

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Jan
23

Movie night

Monday, January 23rd, 2023
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Gail Borden Library and Zoom, 270 N Grove Ave, Elgin, IL, 60120 Map
Live Stream Available

Public Welcome Free Event Chapter Meeting Program/Speaker Presentation Wheelchair Accessible Public Restroom Free Public Parking

A nature movie presentation.

Jan
26

Spring Plant Sale

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Gray Willows Farm, 5 Corron Rd, Campton Hills, IL, 60175 Map

Public Welcome Seed/Plant Sale

Our presale for members only began on 1/26 with pick up for trees and shrubs on 4/28 and pick up for forbs and grasses on 5/6.  All Wild Ones members in any area are welcome for the members only presale.  Annual public sale will be on 5/18 at Gray Willows Farm in conjunction with Campton Township Open Space. Plants from 6 nurseries will be offered.  

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February 2023

Feb
21

Under Our Feet What is Soil? What do I need to Know?

Tuesday, February 21st, 2023
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Online/Virtual

Public Welcome Will be Recorded Free Event Chapter Meeting Program/Speaker Presentation

This 4-part series is part of the Start in Your Yard Initiative provided by Wild Ones of Greater Kane County and the Elgin Sustainability Commission in partnership with the Gail Borden Library of Elgin Illinois.

Registration and information at startinyouryard.com/community-read

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March 2023

Mar
1

Spring Ephemeral Project

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All over Kane County

Public Welcome Nature Walk/Hike

Originally done only in St. Charles, we and 12 other nature oriented agencies signed on to do this across Kane County.  Using the iNaturalist app, individual users record spring ephemerals they see in the time period.  

Mar
7

Under Our Feet: Drama beneath our feet: Soil Organisms and organic matter

Tuesday, March 7th, 2023
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Online/Virtual

Public Welcome Will be Recorded Free Event Chapter Meeting Program/Speaker Presentation

This 4-part series is part of the Start in Your Yard Initiative provided by Wild Ones of Greater Kane County and the Elgin Sustainability Commission in partnership with the Gail Borden Library of Elgin Illinois.

Registration and information at startinyouryard.com/community-read

Register Read More

April 2023

Apr
18

Under Our Feet: The soil at my house; what does this mean for me?

Tuesday, April 18th, 2023
to (Central Time)
Online/Virtual

Public Welcome Will be Recorded Free Event Chapter Meeting Program/Speaker Presentation

This 4-part series is part of the Start in Your Yard Initiative provided by Wild Ones of Greater Kane County and the Elgin Sustainability Commission in partnership with the Gail Borden Library of Elgin Illinois.

Registration and information at startinyouryard.com/community-read

Register Read More