Introduction to the Tallgrass Prairie
October 6, 2018
On Saturday, October 6, 2018, Gabis Arboretum at Purdue Northwest hosts a class on the Tallgrass Prairie. Speaker, author and naturalist, Cindy Crosby, teaches the intriguing history of the Midwestern tallgrass prairie.
This class begins at 9:00am with an indoor lecture followed by a guided walk through the prairie. Following the lecture, participants will explore the arboretum’s signature grasses and wildflowers and hear about their uses by Native American and early settlers. Please dress for the outdoors.
The program is $35 for Gabis Arboretum Members and $39 for non-members. Payments, due by Sept. 29, can be made by check to Gabis Arboretum at Purdue Northwest or cash at the Gabis Arboretum business office at 71 N 500 W, or by credit card by calling 219-742-8147.
Make reservations by calling 219-742-8147 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Photo credit: Cindy Crosby