july, 2017

05jul6:00 pm7:30 pmRain Gardens and Water Efficient Gardening

Event Details

Join University of Illinois Extension Horticulture Educator, Candice Hart, to learn the concepts and construction techniques of a successful rain garden. Rain gardens allow water to drain back into the ground, and with native perennial plants, it can add an aesthetically pleasing landscape to your yard. This hands-on program will be will also include a walk through the rain garden demonstration plot at Allerton to see how it all works!

Location: Park at the Visitor Center Parking lot. Meet in the Visitor Center.

Cost: $10/person
Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Click here to register.


(Wednesday) 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm


Allerton Park and Retreat Center

515 Old Timber Road Monticello, Illinois 61856


University of Illinois Extension