Learn how to sharpen your observational skills, take useful notes, and then create a story or essay. Have you ever had a great experience on a nature hike but weren’t sure how to put into words what you saw and felt? This class would be helpful to anyone interested in telling his or her own stories, whether or not they have writing experience.
Instructor: LeAnn Spencer, editor, A Prairie Journal and Seeding the Snow, and a former Chicago Tribune editor and reporter
Notes: Held indoors and outdoors. Please dress for the weather, including sun protection and for walking on chipped and dirt trails. Limit 12
Supplies: Participants should bring a lined notebook, pens, and pencils to each session
Certificate Information: May be used as a Naturalist Certificate elective (6 hours)
SCHEDULE AND LOCATION:
3 Saturdays, April 26-May 10, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Thornhill Education Center
FEES AND ADMISSION:
Fee includes admission to the Arboretum.
IN PERSON: Stop by the Visitor Center during open hours.
ONLINE: REGISTER NOW