Local News

University of Illinois Extension Offers Program on Identifying Grasses

The Spring series of the Four Seasons Gardening Program from the University of Illinois Extension concludes with a session titled “Which Grass is Which? Identifying Grasses Made Easy.”

 

Identifying grasses can be tricky! Join Erin Medvecz, Energy and Environmental Stewardship Educator, as she discusses basic grass identification, and shares tips and techniques to identifying a number of common grasses in Illinois, without learning complex terminology or needing a hand lens.

 

This program will be offered via a live webinar on Tuesday, June 11th at 1:30 p.m. at the following University of Illinois Extension Offices: Bureau County in Princeton; Marshall-Putnam Counties in Henry; and LaSalle County in Ottawa. This webinar may also be viewed from wherever you have internet access by pre-registering at go.illinois.edu/4seasons_webinars.

 

Recorded videos of these sessions can be viewed following the program at go.illinois.edu/fourseasonsrecordings.  This is the final session of the Spring series.

Each session is free to the public. Advance registration is needed. Phone or email the LaSalle County University of Illinois Extension office for more details at 815-433-0707, or you may email Extension Program Coordinator Meg Overocker at meo@illinois.edu.  

 

If you need a reasonable accommodation, please indicate when registering. Early requests are strongly encouraged to allow sufficient time for meeting your access needs. For more information call University of Illinois Extension –LaSalle County at 815-433-0707. Extension offices are located in Princeton, Ottawa, Henry and in Oglesby on the IVCC campus.

 

The Mission of University of Illinois Extension is to provide practical education you can trust to help people, businesses and communities solve problems, develop skills and build a better future. University of Illinois Extension provides equal opportunities in programs and employment. Visit our website at http://web.extension.illinois.edu/blmp/