2020 Programs

March 10

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Composing & Gardening

Go Green Winnetka’s Founder Liz Kunkle speaks on recycling & composting… how to get started, what might help your gardens, and information on simple steps towards  protecting our environment.

April 14

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 Gorgeous Containers

 with Amy Swartchild. You’ve seen her floral design at housewalks and her heirloom veggies at the farmers market. Learn tips from a pro, on creating economical, and fabulous containers to get ready for summer

May 12

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Meet me at the flower shop!

Winnetka Weeders” own Allison Cassato, owner of Chestnut Street Flowers, welcomes us to her shop! See her floral artistry in process and pick up some floral design pointers along the way!

June 9

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Cooking with Veggies
From your garden or the farmers market, veggies are a summer delight! Dietician Lori Bumbaco of NorthShore HealthSystems leads a cooking demo with steps to healthy & delicious eating.

July 14

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Butterflies in Our Gardens
 Meet at the library where Robin Lindblad, guide at the Botanic Garden’s “Butterflies & Blooms,” shares insights on butterflies . Then walk to Dwyer Park to view them!

September 8

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Beekeeping Field Trip!

Road trip to Lake Forest to visit Bob Barnett, amateur beekeeper who’s been tending bees for 50+ years. Learn their science, history & ecosystem significance 

October 13

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 Evening Social  7-9pm

Gather at Tipsy Paint for a ladies night out.  Friends, wine & paint! Follow Tipsy Paint session leader in creating your own floral “masterpiece!

November 10

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Tablescapes! 

Back by popular demand! See creative arrangements from your fellow members and pick up great ideas for holiday entertaining. 

December 8

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Weeders Holiday Tea

 Holiday time! Our gardens are asleep, so let it snow! Weeders gather for the annual Holiday Tea to celebrate the season. 

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2020 final Programs (pdf)

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