Sauk-Calumet Group of IL Sierra Club Discussion on Growing Native Trees and Shrubs at October 9 Meeting

Blue Beech (Carpinus caroliniana)
Blue Beech (Carpinus caroliniana) thrives in the shade (Source: Possibility Place Nursery)

MATTESON—(ENEWSPF)—October 2, 2017. The Sauk-Calumet Group of the Illinois Sierra Club will hold its monthly meeting on Monday, October 9th, at 7:15 pm at the Frankfort Public Library, 21119 Pfeiffer Rd.

The title of the program will be, “Northeast Illinois Indigenous Plants: Putting the Right Plant in the Right Place”. Kelsey Shaw from Possibility Place Nursery will talk about growing native trees and shrubs in your own yard.

Sierra Club meetings are free and open to the public. People interested in outdoor activities or improving the environment are encouraged to attend. For additional information about the meeting or the Club’s activities should contact Patrick Coffey at

Source: Sauk-Calumet Group Illinois Chapter Sierra Club