Dragonflies and Damselflies—Date Change 2/18

Dragonflies and Damselflies

Guest Speaker: Cindy Crosby, Author of Chasing Dragonflies: A Natural, Cultural and Personal History

NOTE NEW Date: Saturday, February 18, 2023

Time: 9:30 a.m. coffee, conversation, displays, handouts; 10:00-11:30 a.m. program

Location: Barrington Village Hall, 200 S. Hough Street; free parking behind building

Discover the fascinating and bizarre lives of these garden fliers. Learn about their distinctive life cycle transformations, their unusual reproductive cycle, their mystifying migratory habits, and their struggle for survival. Explore how you can garden to attract these remarkable flying creatures. Lots of fun and lively interaction in this presentation!

Cindy Crosby has a master’s degree in natural resources with a focus on environmental interpretation. She is a Master Gardener and teaches in the Master Naturalist program. As a prairie steward, Crosby helps manage and coordinate the work of volunteers and also trains dragonfly monitors and coordinates dragonfly programs at two sites in Illinois.

RSVP is appreciated to prepare materials. Hope to see you there!