2013 calendar

Jan 2013

Date/Time Event
St. Louis Wild Ones logo Wednesday, Jan. 9
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Board meeting

The chapter’s board of directors will meet five times this year in board members’ homes.  Members are welcome to attend. Check with a board member or the president for the location and time, and so the host will have an accurate count of attendees. Issues to be brought before the board should be discussed with the president […]

Feb 2013

Date/Time Event
St. Louis Wild Ones logo Wednesday, Feb. 6
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wild Ones meeting - February, 2013
THE HEIGHTS community center in Richmond Heights

RainScape Your Yard, a presentation by Karla Wilson, Deer Creek Watershed Alliance coordinator. Karla comes recommended by Cindy Gilberg.  In addition, Nellie Brown will give a brief update on the status of Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) and other invasive pests.

Saturday, Feb. 23
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
2nd annual Partners for Native Landscaping workshop
Powder Valley Nature Center

Read more or register online.

Mar 2013

Date/Time Event
St. Louis Wild Ones logo Wednesday, Mar. 13
7:00 pm
Wild Ones meeting
THE HEIGHTS community center in Richmond Heights

Butterfly gardening presentation by Tom Krauska, aka Tom Terrific. (note this is the second Wednesday)

St. Louis Wild Ones logo Wednesday, Mar. 27 - Wednesday, Jun. 26
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Board meeting

The chapter’s board of directors will meet five times this year in board members’ homes.  Members are welcome to attend. Check with a board member or the president for the location and time, and so the host will have an accurate count of attendees. Issues to be brought before the board should be discussed with the president […]

Apr 2013

Date/Time Event
St. Louis Wild Ones logo Wednesday, Apr. 3
6:00 pm
Wild Ones Meeting
Little Creve Coeur (Lake) Restoration Project

Dennis Hogan who manages the St. Louis County Parks’ naturally landscaped areas will host this tour.  We will be walking about one mile on flat ground.

Sunday, Apr. 21
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
24th Annual St. Louis Earth Day
The Muny – Forest Park

Wild Ones will have an educational booth.  Free and open to the public.

May 2013

Date/Time Event
St. Louis Wild Ones logo Wednesday, May. 1
6:30 pm
Wild Ones meeting
Sommett at Old Big Bend subdivision

Scott Woodbury will lead a walking tour of the subdivision on Sommett Place off Old Big Bend Rd in Kirkwood.  The subdivision is built on the grounds of the former Green Parrot Inn.  The homes incorporate green-built construction maximizing energy efficiency.  Extensive native landscaping uses a unique rain garden irrigation detention system.  Several years ago, […]

Friday, May. 10 - Saturday, May. 11
All Day
Native Plant Sale
Shaw Nature Reserve

This is a great opportunity to get started on planting season.  Several organizations, including Wild Ones, and independent growers will have plants for sale.  Friday is for Botanical Garden members only.  Saturday is open to the public. Wild Ones members who volunteer get a discount on plants at our booth.  And, you get to hang […]

Jun 2013

Date/Time Event
St. Louis Wild Ones logo Wednesday, Jun. 5
6:30 pm
Wild Ones meeting
Home of Diana Oleskevich

Yard tour at the home of Diana Oleskevich near Tower Grove Park. We will meet at the park and walk from there. Note: As an experiment, Diana has agreed to host two yard tours.  You can attend either Wednesday evening or Saturday morning.

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