In McHenry County, the first Wednesday of each month is Green Wednesday!
Our next gathering is July 6, 2016, from 5pm - 7pm
Margaret Fox-Hawthorne will be talking about Backyard Chickens!
Margaret has been raising chickens for over 25 years. Among the topics covered will be the essentials of raising a small egg laying chicken flock, feed, supplies, predators and breeds, in addition to the McHenry County UDO requirements for raising chickens in unincorporated McHenry County.
Tentative future topics:
August 3, 2016: The Importance of Native Bee Conservation, presented by Jean Foley
September 7, 2016: Nature photography
October 5, 2016: Smart Grid
November 2, 2016: Rehabbing
December 7, 2016: Wine
Join us at Duke's Alehouse & Kitchen, 110 N Main Street in Crystal Lake. Head upstairs at Duke’s for info and inspiration, business and pleasure. Come talk about “greening” the future with others. Must be 21 to purchase alcohol - non-alcoholic drinks are available, of course!
We have an information table set up, and you are welcome to bring information about your green products and services each month to share.
Additional parking is available at the train station.
- Founded in North London in 1989, Green Drinks is now active in over 600 cities worldwide. -