Monarch Coalition invites the community to a free Monarch Family Fun Fair from 12:30 to 4 p.m.
The winners of the 2018 Hackmatack
Children's Choice Book Award were announced on June 1 at a ceremony at the Theatre Louis Vermeersch of the Centre scolaire-communautaire Samuel-de-Champlain in Saint John, New Brunswick.
This wooden, whaling ship-the last of its kind-is made of oak (used for planking, and the skeleton of the ship), hackmatack
(also known as larch), locust (tough and shock resistant), pine, and fir.
Some less esoteric words in the list include the 10-letter POCKETBOOK, HOTCHPOTCH, PACKET-BOAT, HOMEOPATHY, HOKEY-POKEY, HEMATOMATA, HACKMATACK
, and APPOMATTOX.
The theme for 2019 is "Be the Solution to Plastic Pollution." The Illinois Department of Natural Resources, McHenry County Conservation District, Friends of Hackmatack
National Wildlife Refuge, Lakeland Audubon and the U.S.
Author Tours (administered by Hackmatack
Award program, for schools in the Atlantic provinces) www.hackmatack.ca/en/host.html
--page 2--Sunday, April 28*8:00 --10:30 amUSFWS Bird bandingdemonstrations at Turner Tract Hackmatack
NWR site,N545-N561County Hwy H, Genoa City, WIoPlus plenty of bird activities*12:00 Noon --4:00 pmat Volo Bog State Natural Area at 28478 W Brandenburg Rd, Ingleside, ILoActivities all afternoon longLocally, WMBD is a cooperative between the IDNR, MCCD, U.S.
Enjoying the Hackmatack
Awards are 2011 nominees Jennifer Maruno (When the Cherry Blossoms Fell) and Jennifer McGrath Kent (White Cave Escape).
Byline: Submitted by Hackmatack
National Wildlife Refuge
A number of children's choice awards are established in several provinces, including the Hackmatack
Awards (Atlantic provinces), the Willow Awards (Saskatchewan), the Blue Spruce Award and White Pine Award (Ontario) and the Rocky Mountain Book Award (Alberta).
Fish and Wildlife Service, Friends of Hackmatack
Wildlife Refuge, Illinois Department of Natural Resources, and McHenry County Audubon will be on hand between 8 and 10 a.m.