Pollinator & Native Plant Workshop

Pollinator and Native Plant Workshop Olathe Community Center September 19, 2018 – 6:00 -7:00 pm   This workshop is for beginning gardeners or native plant-curious Johnson County homeowners.   We will cover the basics including the importance of pollinator and and native plants in your garden, tried and true favorite species, basic layouts of gardens, … Continued

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Pollinator & Native Plant Workshop

Pollinator and Native Plant Workshop Sylvester Powell Community Center September 11, 2018 – 6:00 -7:00 pm   This workshop is for beginning gardeners or native plant-curious Johnson County homeowners.   We will cover the basics including the importance of pollinator and and native plants in your garden, tried and true favorite species, basic layouts of … Continued

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    Paint your house, but not our streams and rivers! It’s that time of year to put a fresh coat of paint on your house, but there are dangerous materials in both any old paint that needs to be scraped off and the new paint that will go on. Whether you’re hiring professionals to … Continued

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JOCO Rain Barrel Workshop

Are you unsure how a rain barrel will benefit you and the environment? Have you been thinking about installing a rain barrel but don’t know where to begin? This workshop is for you! Johnson County Homeowners are invited to beautiful Antioch Park for a rain barrel workshop. You will be provided with all the tools … Continued

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Pollinator & Native Garden Workshop

Pollinator and Native Plant Workshop Johnson County Central Resource Library Carmack Community Room May 30, 2018 – 6:00 -7:00 pm This workshop is for beginning gardeners or native plant-curious Johnson County homeowners. We will cover the basics including the importance of pollinator and and native plants in your garden, tried and true favorite species, basic … Continued

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Volunteer: Shade Tree Planting Prep

Thursday, September 21, 9:30 – 11:30 AM Great Opportunity for a Corporate Group! Shade Tree Prep at Broken Arrow Elementary 5901 Alden Street, Shawnee, Kansas 66216     Help Heartland Tree Alliance bring nature to the kids by preparing school grounds for new trees!  Volunteers will dig holes, prep root balls, and place trees in … Continued

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No ifs, ands or butts:

Put out your cigarettes, then put ’em in the trash! According to the Cigarette Litter Prevention Program (CLPP), a Keep America Beautiful Initiative, cigarette butts are still the most littered item in the US despite the steep decline in smoking rates in recent decades. One problem the CLPP found is that many smokers don’t think of cigarettes … Continued

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