Steve Apfelbaum at Conserve Lake County

Steve Apfelbaum, author of Nature's Second Chance: Restoring the Ecology of Stone Prairie Farm

(Beacon Press $16.00)

Wednesday April 30 at 6:15 p.m.

Independence Grove, Libertyville

Steve Apfelbaum, author of Nature's Second Chance and principal ecologist and chairman of Applied Ecological Services, will bring a unique and inspiring perspective on the possibilities of helping nature recover. As a labor of love he restored 80 acres of prairie, wetland, spring brook, and forest at Stone Prairie Farm in Wisconsin. And through Applied Ecological Services, he has led large-scale innovative projects around the world that have been designed to better reconcile human needs and living natural systems. 

The event is free for members of Conserve Lake County; the fee for guests is $35.00. Wine and hors d'oeuvres will be served.

Register at Conserve Lake County.

Books will be available for purchase and signing, courtesy of Lake Forest Book Store.

 

 

 

Event date: 
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - 6:15pm
Event address: 
Independence Grove Visitor Center
16400 Buckley Rd.
Libertyville, IL 60048