Instructor: Cecil Hynds-Riddle, community organizer and apprentice steward
Notes: Held online, indoors, and outdoors. Please dress for the weather and wear sturdy shoes for winter conditions during the outdoor sessions. Limit 20.
Supplies: Please bring a water bottle and materials for writing. We will take a one hour lunch break - please bring a sack lunch.
Requirements: Intro to Ecological Restoration (W100) and previous volunteer experience recommended. Must have access to the internet and provide an email address at registration. Must know how to use a web browser (ex: Chrome, Safari, Internet Explorer) and how to send and receive email. You will be expected to complete the online portion of the course (approximately one hour) before you arrive for the in-person session on February 10. Students will have access to the online materials for 60 days after the first day they access the course.
Continuing education: This class fulfills a requirement for the Woodland Stewardship Program. 7 CPDH credits for educators are available. 3 Continuing Education Credits are available from the Society for Ecological Restoration (SER).
Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, February 1, 2018
Online component begins: Friday, February 2, 2018
In person component: Saturday, February 10, 2018, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location: Thornhill Education Center
Nonmembers: Fees include admission to the Arboretum.
ONLINE: REGISTER NOW
CALL: 630-719-2468 (or to be waitlisted)
IN PERSON: Stop by the Visitor Center during open hours.