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Friday, May 12

Sapling Giveaway

Adults
Teens
Kids
9:00 am
Lobby

Honor your mother and mother earth by planting a tree this Mother's Day. The library is giving away free oak saplings courtesy of the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District (MWRD). First come, first served until the trees are gone. A drawing to win a free rain barrel from MWRD will be held!

Saturday, May 13

Sapling Giveaway

Adults
Teens
Kids
9:00 am
Lobby

Honor your mother and mother earth by planting a tree this Mother's Day. The library is giving away free oak saplings courtesy of the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District (MWRD). First come, first served until the trees are gone. A drawing to win a free rain barrel from MWRD will be held!

Sunday, May 14

Sapling Giveaway

Adults
Teens
Kids
1:00 pm
Lobby

Honor your mother and mother earth by planting a tree this Mother's Day. The library is giving away free oak saplings courtesy of the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District (MWRD). First come, first served until the trees are gone. A drawing to win a free rain barrel from MWRD will be held!

Monday, May 15

Northbrook's Heritage Trees

Adults
Teens
7:00 pm
Pollak Room AB

A panel of experts will discuss the value of the trees in your own backyard and how to protect them for the future.

Panelists and their topics:
-Northbrook Village forester Terry Cichocki: local tree history
-Arborist Paul Hollingsworth: tree disease & treatment
-Landscape architect Camille Stauber: tree ecology and soil

Discussion moderated by Doug Gerleman, President of Go Green Northbrook
Co-sponsored by Go Green Northbrook