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Steward Leadership

Strengthen your skills leading volunteers in natural areas management with this hands-on primer on workday planning, public communication, group dynamics, and safety. Learn how to recruit and engage volunteers, interpret the natural areas, and run a productive work day.

Instructor: Kurt Dreisilker, manager of natural resources, The Morton Arboretum & John Elliott, interpretation specialist
Notes: Held both indoors and outdoors.  Activity level: walking over uneven terrain; conducting a natural areas workday.  Limit 15.
Certificate Information: WSP Steward Supervisor Requirement; may be used as a Naturalist Certificate Elective  (15 hours)
Prerequisites: Woodland Conservation & Management (W001) or instructor permission

Course number: 
W201
SCHEDULE AND LOCATION: 

3 Wednesdays, March 5-19, 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Thornhill Education Center

FEES AND ADMISSION: 

Fee includes admission to the Arboretum.

$50.00 members
$59.00 nonmembers
REGISTRATION INFORMATION: 

CALL: 630-719-2468
IN PERSON: Stop by the Visitor Center during open hours.
ONLINE: REGISTER NOW