McLean County: Winter Tree ID

  • 02/12/2013
  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Sugar Grove Nature Center
Join University of Illinois Extension, McLean County Soil & Water Conservation District, Trees Forever, and Sugar Grove Nature Center as they team up to host a “Winter Tree Identification Workshop” at Sugar Grove Nature Center in Funks Grove.

This one day workshop is designed to give participants in-depth training and practice identifying trees by their bark and twigs. Class will begin indoors learning basic plant morphology, characteristics, and terminology and studying twig specimens in an interactive format. We will then move outdoors to explore Funks Grove and practice identifying trees by putting your new skills to work!

Fee: $25; includes Winter Tree ID Guide, other valuable resources, lunch & snacks

Class size is limited and advanced registration and pre-payment are required.

To Register: visit www.sugargrovenaturecenter .org/registernow.pdf to download a registration form; email register@sugargrovenaturec or call 309.874.2174 to request a form be sent to you.

Questions: Contact Angela Funk at 309.874.2174 or

Sugar Grove Nature Center is located in beautiful, historic Funks Grove, just south of Bloomington-Normal, Illinois, off of Old Route 66. Visit our website for a map and directions, www.sugargrovenaturecenter .org.

This program is sponsored by the McLean County Soil & Water Conservation District.
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