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How to Prepare Herbarium Sheets

at Chicago Botanic Garden - Glencoe

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Glencoe, Suburbs
1000 Lake Cook Road
Btwn Edens Exprsswy/Rt 41 & Green Bay Rd
Glencoe, Illinois 60022
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 12
Teacher: Hilary Noble

What you'll learn in this botany class:

New! An herbarium is a collection of plant species preserved for scientific study. Understand general herbarium history, how herbarium sheets are used, their future importance, and different collecting approaches for a variety of plants. Collect, press, dry, and mount specimens during class. 

Flower presses will be provided. A map will be sent with your confirmation.

The School’s CEUs=5 hours
OPC elective

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