Get a head-start on winter decorating by creating an inviting evergreen wreath with SCC Naturalist Emily Herring.
The Welcoming Winter Wreath workshop will take place on Thursday, Dec. 5 from 7–8:30 p.m. at the Story County Conservation Center at McFarland Park (56461 180th St.) northeast of Ames.
Participants will learn about the history of wreaths, common types of evergreen found in Iowa, and how to properly harvest evergreen. Participants will take home a wreath.
Cost of the program is $15 (one wreath per person) with registration and payment required by Wednesday, Nov. 27. Participants should bring gloves and pruning shears. Youth under age 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
For more information or to register, contact Story County Conservation at 515-232-2516 (8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday), or email firstname.lastname@example.org.