Want some nifty ideas for gardening with kids? Check out my pinterest board! I’ve looked for real-world, practical ideas for kids to make your garden a fun space!
Something that’s pretty important to me on my pins: I check all the links and read all the books, I don’t just repin without viewing the source.
Miss Jennifer Ward has started a new series of ‘
Meet the Artist‘ interviews with educational clip artists and asked me to start things off!
The Illinois Native Plant Society has put together a
list of native plant sales across the state for the spring of 2018.
Friends of the Chicago River is looking for volunteers, families and groups are welcome, to help monitor ospreys, bats, and turtles and their habitats along the river over the summer. There are two
training events at REI on Halsted: Wed May 17 at 5:30pm and Sat May 19 at 9:30 am.
The official trailer for the documentary on Mr. Rogers, a film by Morgan Neville, was released today. It looks so good. In theaters on June 8th.
By Matt Tillett (Flickr: Ruby-throated Hummingbird, Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge, MD) CC BY 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons
Check out reports of
ruby-throated hummingbird sightings move up from the southern states as the birds return from their winter migrations. You can add your own report, too, if you join the website.