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2014 Year in Review

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A slideshow crafted by Angie Cole summarizing a lot of the chapter events and activities of 2014 https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B6UepAFhllOKM05SR3U4WDFYcFU/view?usp=sharing  

Northern Bobwhite Quail Reintroduction Survey

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In a project to reintroduce Northern Bobwhite Quail to Sylvan Prairie, one of our new chapter scholarship recipients, Maureen Bogdanski is doing a survey and is looking for input from Toledo metro area residents. Pretty cool project. And you can even win $$$$. Complete the survey at http://goo.gl/forms/XGmXFLNPwy. You can download the flyer at https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B6UepAFhllOKS0VmZDhxUy1pNnc/view?usp=sharing. Please share… Read more »

2014 Landscape Awards

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Wild Ones Oak Openings Native Landscape Awards By Denise Gehring, Native Landscape Award Chair In 2012, our chapter established the Oak Openings Native Landscape Awards to recognize local native gardens and landscaping in residential, non-profit/public agency (includes schools), and commercial categories. Our award program was developed by benchmarking native landscape awards of the Florida Native… Read more »

Community Rewards $$ for Wild Ones

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Obtain a Kroger Plus card, register online and attach the rewards to our Wild Ones chapter, and voila!   At absolutely no cost to you, a portion of purchases will be rewarded to Wild Ones Oak Openings Chapter.  This will help to fund our activities.   Here’s the information and instructions.   Dear Non Profit Organization Wild… Read more »

Press Releases – 2013 Native Landscape Awards

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        Contact: Denise Gehring, Board Member Wild Ones: Native Plants, Natural Landscapes Mobile: (419)705-1017 Local email and request for digital photos: WildOnesOakOpeningsRegion@gmail.com National web: WildOnes.org Local web: OakOpenings.WildOnes.org For Immediate Release December 16, 2013 Wild Ones Native Landscape Awards Announced   Eric Peterson has just won the Wild Ones Residential Native Landscape… Read more »

2013 Native Landscape Awards

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Check out the 2013 Native Landscape awards presented at the year end celebration dinner.   Slideshow by Denise Gehring. https://www.dropbox.com/s/98y9y26myk397kz/2013WOLandscape%20Awards.pdf      [make sure you press the “download” button on the upper right]    

2013 In Action – Visual summary of the year

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Check out this visual summary Denise put together of 2013 at Wild Ones Oak Openings Region events.  This is the slide show playing in the background of our December celebration potluck dinner. This is a large file (14 mb) with lots of great pictures.   It will take some time to download.   (NOTE:  Remember to press the… Read more »

Congrats Matt Ross

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As Matt moves on to his new position as Coordinator of Continuing Education at Longwood Gardens near Philadelphia he leaves a tremendous legacy of increased knowledge, enthusiasm, and inspiration in our community.  In tribute, we reprint here an early “Meet a Member” column from our chapter newsletter.  Visit often Matt.   Meet a Member: Matt Ross  Matt’s… Read more »