17th Annual Botanica â€“ A Gardenerâ€™s Luncheon
‘œFlowers, Fun & Fancy in Traditional and Creative Designs’
ROCKFORD MARCH 1, 2011 KLEHM STAFF
Alpine Bank along with Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden is pleased to sponsor Botanica on Wednesday, April 13, 2011 at Forest Hills Country Club in Rockford. Botanica is well known as the Stateline’s premier kick-off event to the gardening season.
Our featured speaker is Tony Todesco. ‘œFlowers, Fun & Fancy in Traditional and Creative Designs’ is the program for this year’s luncheon. Tony is a well-known floral designer, lecturer and instructor for groups and garden clubs, on state and national levels. Through his creative use of plant material he not only interprets design trends, but helps create them.
The event begins at 10am with a hands-on floral arranging workshop for only $25. Doors open at 11am for a delicious luncheon, silent auction and Tony’s program. Luncheon and feature program is $45. Register online at www.klehm.org or call 815-965-8146. Reservations are required. Deadline is April 3rd.
Forest Hills Country Club is located at 5135 Forest Hills Road, Rockford, Illinois.