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Art Opening & Dear Earth Debut: The Promise of an Acorn

Sunday July 22, 2018

Times: 1 - 5 p.m.

Art Opening & Dear Earth Debut: The Promise of an Acorn

In the Chicago region, the people, plants and animals that depend on oaks stretch back centuries. Join these renowned speakers to uncover the cultural and ecological secrets of these critical species and learn how to nourish them into the future. This talk will be moderated by Brooke Hecht, esteemed President of the Center for Humans and Nature.

The Promise of an Acorn exhibition focuses not just on the oak itself, but also on the unique habitat it creates, the other species it supports, and its impact on the environment and culture.


Brushwood Center at Ryerson Woods
21850 N. Riverwoods Road
Riverwoods, IL 60015

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Opening Reception: 1-3 p.m. (no charge) Dear Earth Talk: 3-4 p.m. ($20 members / $25 nonmembers) Guided Tour of Ryerson Woods' Oak Restoration Project with Nan Buckardt: 4 p.m. (no charge)

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