Native plant sales and workshops scheduled

April 06, 2013 at 06:14 PM
Several native plant sales and workshops are scheduled for this spring in central Illinois.

Illinois Native Plant Society

The Illinois Native Plant Society – Central Chapter’s annual plant sale will be held from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Illinois State Fairgrounds Commodity Pavilion.

For more information, visit the chapter’s plant sale page at: http://www.ill-inps.org/CentralPlantSale.

Proceeds from the sale support the chapter’s grant program.

Groups, individuals and organizations creating landscapes with native plants are eligible to apply.

For more information on the grant program, e-mail .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or call 632-3685.

Rain Garden Workshop

The Prairie Rivers Network is sponsoring a rain garden workshop from 6 – 7:30 p.m. April 29 at the Lincoln Library, 326 S. 6th St.

The workshop will be held in the Carnegie Room South.

There is no fee to attend the workshop, but space is limited and reservations are required.

Make a reservation online at: http://springfield-rain-garden.eventbrite.com.