Second Tuesdays, January to April
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Warm yourself with a bowl of soup while enjoying camaraderie and conversation. Each month will feature a guest speaker on a nature topic, along with a delicious lunch of homemade soup, crackers, and dessert. Please call us ahead of the date if you’re interested in helping out with food. Registration is not necessary.
Donations appreciated and accepted!
LOGGING WITH HORSES
January 9, 2018
This month’s presenter is Taylor Johnson of Mule Skinner Horse Logging, who will discuss logging and property management.
ALTERNATIVE ENERGY FOR YOUR HOME
February 13, 2018
Since 2002, Dave Jacoby’s Strawbale Farms has been dedicated to bringing alternative energy to Wisconsin, Minnesota and Michigan’s upper peninsula. In addition to providing high efficiency outdoor wood burning systems, Dave has partnered with the largest solar electric company in the Midwest and offers solar electric systems, including grid-tied and off-grid.
SEED-STARTING AND EARLY SPRING
March 13, 2018
Early spring is the time to check out catalogs, place seed orders and start seeds. Join Master Gardener Vicki Gee-Treft to learn what you can do now, such as seed starting techniques, getting starts from plant cuttings, how to decipher catalog and seed package jargon, and proper planting techniques.
April 10, 2018
This month’s presenter is Dr. Brad Bekkum from Marshfield Clinic Rice Lake Center. Dr. Bekkum will discuss tick-borne illnesses in our area, including their symptoms, treatment, and prevention.