6:30 pm-Social / 7:00 pm-Presentation by Jan Hanson
8:00 pm-General Meeting
Jan Hanson comes to us from the University of Illinois Extension. She is a Master Gardener since 2007, with gardening experience for over 35 years and specializes in education in art and design.
Within the Master Gardener Program, Jan has offered advice to homeowners while working Help Desks at local libraries and through the Help Line at the Extension office. Jan volunteers at Kline Creek Farm and is an active member of the Speakers Bureau.
Jan's varied interests in gardening include architectural elements in garden design, as well as, garden photography, ponding and water gardening and perennials. Her home has been featured in many garden and pond walks over the last 8 years. She was the recipient of the Village of Bartlett "Pride in Ownership Award" in 2005 and "Pillar of the Community" Award in 2006. In 2010, Jan received a State Outstanding Master Gardener Award and in 2013, a Sustained Excellence Award.
We are delighted to have her as our guest speaker!