Anne Outdoors
Growing up on a farm in Michigan, I have been interested in outdoor activities all my life.  Gardening, birding, watching butterflies, and hiking are some of my hobbies.  I am available to present programs on gardening for birds and/or butterflies and to lead nature hikes.
Anne Parmley,
Metropolis Garden Club President
Master Naturalist
Founding Member of the Massac Nature Study Society
Member of the Shawnee Chapter of the Illinois Audubon Society
Member of the Friends of the Cache River Watershed
Butterfly Enthusiast

The Metropolis Garden Club will meet on Friday, June 21, at 9:30 a.m. at the Metropolis Community Center, 900 West 10th Street, to carpool to: FarmHouse Harvest Lavender, 6245 Izaac Walton Road, Benton, Illinois.

The Massac Nature Study Society will meet on Saturday, July 20, 1 p.m., at the Metropolis Public Library, 317 Metropolis Street.  The program will be announced later.  Anyone with an interest in nature is invited to attend.

Some of my favorite links:

A local source for native plants is Southernwood Gardens, phone: 618 833 2769 or 697 3798, located at 4650 Rhine Rd, Alto Pass, IL.