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May 2019

Board of Directors Meeting

May 8 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

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Feel free to attend a monthly Board of Directors meetings (held the 2nd Wednesday of each month at the Grand Rapids field office from 6-7:30pm). Please note that May 8th's Board meeting has been moved to Tuesday, May 14th @ 6pm.

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Landowner’s Invasive Species Tool Kit – Controlling the invasive species on your property

May 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
kent Conservation District, 3260 Eagle Park Drive Northeast, #111
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
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Come join the Kent Conservation District Strike team for a workshop on identification and control of invasive plant species, such as oriental bittersweet, autumn olive, garlic mustard, among others. Reviews control options and challenges using examples aimed at the average homeowners. Treatment kits will be available to purchase. Pre-orders are recommended. Please e-mail if you are interested in purchasing a treatment kit for $75 (includes everything you will need to treat your invasive species: instructions, herbicide, safety gear, hand tools,…

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Eco-steward Invasive Garlic Mustard Removal at Waterfront Park

May 18 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Waterfront park, 2206 Reeds Lake Boulevard Southeast
East Grand Rapids, MI 49506
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Join the East Grand Rapids Parks and Recreation and Kent Conservation District to help control and learn about invasive species in our community. Volunteers are needed to help control several aggressive non-native invasive species, including garlic mustard, at Waterfront Park. Treatment will involve pulling and bagging targeted species growing unchecked. Learn about nonnative invasive species that alter ecosystem processes in complex ways. All ages are invited to attend. The day will be led by Kent Conservation District's STRIKE team. No…

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Kent Conservation District 2019 Native Wildflower Sale

May 25 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
kent Conservation District, 3260 Eagle Park Drive Northeast, #111
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
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The author of Bringing Nature Home, Doug Tallamy has shared that over the past century, urbanization has taken intact, ecologically productive land and fragmented and transformed it with lawns and exotic ornamental plants. The continental U.S. lost a staggering 150 million acres of habitat and farmland to urban sprawl, and that trend is not slowing. So, what can you do about it? We can help habitat loss by planting native species in our own yards and office spaces. We are…

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June 2019

Board of Directors Meeting

June 12 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

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Feel free to attend a monthly Board of Directors meetings (held the 2nd Wednesday of each month at the Grand Rapids field office from 6-7:30pm). Please note that May 8th's Board meeting has been moved to Tuesday, May 14th @ 6pm.

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July 2019

Board of Directors Meeting

July 10 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

KENT CD logo

Feel free to attend a monthly Board of Directors meetings (held the 2nd Wednesday of each month at the Grand Rapids field office from 6-7:30pm). Please note that May 8th's Board meeting has been moved to Tuesday, May 14th @ 6pm.

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August 2019

Board of Directors Meeting

August 14 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

KENT CD logo

Feel free to attend a monthly Board of Directors meetings (held the 2nd Wednesday of each month at the Grand Rapids field office from 6-7:30pm). Please note that May 8th's Board meeting has been moved to Tuesday, May 14th @ 6pm.

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September 2019

Board of Directors Meeting

September 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

KENT CD logo

Feel free to attend a monthly Board of Directors meetings (held the 2nd Wednesday of each month at the Grand Rapids field office from 6-7:30pm). Please note that May 8th's Board meeting has been moved to Tuesday, May 14th @ 6pm.

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Native Plant Story Telling – Design Your Yard with Native Plants

September 19 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Wittenbach Wege Center, 11715 Vergennes St,
Lowell, Michigan 49331
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Back by popular demand is the Restore Community in Your Yard with Native Plants evening workshop on Thursday, September 19 at 6pm. This workshop will focus on enhancing biodiversity to create healthy habitats in the soil and landscape where you live through story telling. Participants will learn about many of the grasses, wildflowers and shrubs found in Kent County and will be shown how to design with them for rich and beautiful displays that will not only impress the neighbors…

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October 2019

Board of Directors Meeting

October 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

KENT CD logo

Feel free to attend a monthly Board of Directors meetings (held the 2nd Wednesday of each month at the Grand Rapids field office from 6-7:30pm). Please note that May 8th's Board meeting has been moved to Tuesday, May 14th @ 6pm.

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