Earth Day at Fischer Farm
- Date: April 22, 2017
- Time: 9:00am to 2:30pm
Venue: Fischer FarmAddress:16W680 Grand AvenueBensenville, IL 60106
- From: Bensenville Park District
9am-12noon: Ecological restoration - volunteer to work on the farm, removing invasive species, plant sunflower seeds, pick up trash or prepare garden beds for spring plantings.
12:30-1:00pm: Presentation from a Master Gardener on “Viva La Vines “ Maximize your garden space by growing up. Learn all about vines, the support structures they need and some of the best perennial and annual vines for our growing area.
12:30-2:30pm: Fischer Farm will be open for tours and to explore.
1:00-1:30pm: Take a nature hike. Learn about the native plants growing at Fischer Farm along the way.
1:30-2:30pm: Make pinecone bird feeders, participate in a nature scavenger hunt, make an eco-snack and learn about green steps you can take around your home.