Posts Categorized: Announcement

Wild Ones Awarded $19,000 Grant

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  March 11, 2020  For more information or an interview contact:  Elaine Krizenesky, National Office Director 920-730-3986 [email protected]    Wild Ones is Awarded $19,000 Stanley Smith Trust Grant for  “Practical Garden Designs for Native Beauty” Project  NEENAH, WI – Wild Ones Natural Landscapers, Ltd., an environmental nonprofit, has received a $19,000 grant from… Read more »

Wild Ones National & Chapter Forum – October 2019

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National & Chapter Forum  October 2019  Download PDF 2019-10 National Chapter Forum INTRODUCTION  Happy Halloween! Neenah, WI is getting its first snowfall of the season this week. All week. Supposedly it won’t stick. I hope not, because my snow tires are still in my shed. Most of the prairie has gone to seed, although we have… Read more »

National & Chapter Forum

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National & Chapter Forum  August 2019  Download the 2019-08 National Chapter Forum INTRODUCTION  Somehow August has flown by, and here at the WILD Center, Monarchs are dining on Blazing Star Liatris, Sweet Brown-Eyed Susan, and Joe Pye Weed to fuel up for their journey south. It’s a beautiful time of year to enjoy natural landscaping,… Read more »

Help Install a Butterfly Garden at Ody Brook Nature Sanctuary

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River City Wild Ones members and friends are invited to help with the installation of a butterfly garden at Ody Brook Nature Sanctuary on Saturday, June 9. (Note this is is a date change) Landscaper Jack Pruitt will be leading the installation. Call Jack at 616.362.6250 for time and more information. Ody Brook is located at 13010 Northland… Read more »

Pollinator Health Meetings to be Held

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Are you interested in supporting pollinator health in Michigan? Local Michigan State University Extension educators are partnering with MSU researchers to create three Pollinator Health Meetings this spring to discuss projects MSU and the opportunities in your area for supporting pollinators. This is part of a three-year, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)-funded project that aims… Read more »

Learn to Identify Spring Wildflowers – May 5, 2018

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Learn to Identify Spring Wildflowers: May 5, 2018 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Register here Gillette Sand Dune Visitor Center, Hoffmaster State Park, 6585 Lake Harbor Rd., Muskegon Program Fee: $40, which includes lunch and all materials Taught by naturalist/nature photographer Craig Elston and park naturalist Elizabeth Tillman, this class will cover basic plant identification,… Read more »