Speakers and scheduled time 
Friday, February 11, 2022

10:00 am  Succession Planting for Summer & Fall Blooms - Callie Lueking from the Flower Girls

11:00 am   Native Plants for Birds -Sharon Sorenson, Bird Lady

12:00 till 12:30 pm Lunch Break

12:30 pm  Food with a Twist Chef Robert Rhymes from Kaskaskia College 

2:00 pm  Photographing Plants – Mary Fischer, Horticulture Program Coordinator and Wendy Ferguson Horticulture Educator University of Illinois 

3:00 pm   Cardinals – Feeding, habitat and more - Steve & Regina Garr, Birds I View

4:00 pm   Accessible Edible Containers – Mary Fischer, Horticulture Program Coordinator and Wendy Ferguson, Horticulture Educator University of Illinois 

5:00 pm   Soap Making Start to Finish - Joyce Miller of Huckleberry Hutch 


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Saturday, February 12, 2022

10:00 am   Hummingbirds – Steve & Regina Garr, Birds-I-View 

11:00 am   Saving and Sharing Seeds- Bevin Cohen, Small House Farm

12:30 – 1 pm Lunch Break

1:00 pm   Butterfly Host Plants- Christopher Benda, M.S. Illinois Botanizer

2:00 pm   Making Teas, Tinctures & Oils (at home) Bevin Cohen, Small House Farm,

3:30 pm   Rare Plants of Southern Illinois – Christopher Benda, M.S. Illinois Botanizer

4:30 pm   Distilling Herbs - Angela Batson 


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Sunday, February 13, 2022

1:00 pm  Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Lavender - Richard Dorris of Lavender Falls

2:00 pm   Waterfalls of Southern Illinois, Shawn J. Gossman,

***All classes and times are subject to change.

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