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Did you know invasive plants are one of the largest threats to the diversity of our local forests? Wondering just what invasive plants might be lurking on your land and what to do about them? Want to help native plants thrive in your neighborhood and remove the invasive ones? Then we have a (FREE!) workshop you will not want to miss! To register, click on the green button below.

Take Control: Identifying and Managing Invasive Plants and Planting Native Plants in Your Neighborhood

Led by Monroe County Identify Invasive Species (MC-IRIS) experts, learn about the essential role of native plants, how to identify many of the invasive and native plants in our county, how to landscape with native plants, and the important role neighborhoods play in buffering and protecting our forests. Bring weeds from your garden to be identified. Sponsored by City of Bloomington Housing and Neighborhood Development. 

  • Attendees should wear long pants, long-sleeved shirts, and sturdy closed shoes.
  • Bring water and a snack.
  • Register by Monday, September 3.
  • This workshop is limited to 25 attendees.
  • If you registerd and need to cancel, please contact Gillian Field.
  • Waitlist hopefuls will be contacted if space becomes open.

Cost: Free!
Date: Saturday, September 8, 2018, 1pm -  4pm. The workshop will begin promptly at 1 p.m., rain or shine.
Location: RCA Community Park, Large Shelter #2, 1400 W RCA Drive, Bloomington, IN 47403

For more information, contact Gillian Field,, (812) 606 0277.