Native Trees and Naturalized Areas in Normal

Date: Tuesday, February 9th, 2016 Time: 1:00 am - 2:30 am Location: Mennonite Church of Normal (map and directions)

This presentation will focus on the use of native trees/shrubs/perennials planted in the Town of Normal along with some existing naturalized areas. The naturalized areas will include Fransen Nature Area and? Maxwell Park.

Fransen Nature Area observation deck that overlooks a small pond.

Speaker Bio:

Bobby Jones works as a Horticulturist for the Town of Normal in the Parks and Recreation Department. He has an AAS in Ornamental Horticulture from Illinois Central College and a? BS in Plant and Soil Science from Southern Illinois University – Carbondale. He is also has been an Illinois Certified Arborist since 1999 and an Illinois Certified Nursery Professional since 1992.

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