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DGC GENERAL MEETING PRESENTATION: Everything Oaks!

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St John's Lutheran Church

7214 Cass Avenue

Darien, IL 60561

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It’s OAKtober! Join us for a presentation by Tom Tyler of Bartlett Tree Service.

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It’s OAKtober!

Join us for a presentation by Tom Tyler of Bartlett Tree Service and leave with your very own oak sapling to plant.

FREE Oak Saplings will be available to those in attendance! Help create a wildlife friendly habitat in your yard, school, church etc. Plant an Oak!

More about Tom: Tom has had a lifelong passion for plants. He followed his passion earning a B.S. in Horticulture from Clemson and a M.S. in Plant Breeding from Purdue. After two years as a Peace Corps Volunteer, Tom began a 16-year career as an Extension Agent in Indianapolis, then Arlington, VA. He solved thousands of tree and plant maladies, and trained hundreds of Tree Steward, Master Gardener, and Urban Gardener volunteers.

He taught about woody plants in George Washington University's Landscape Design program and hosted a call-in garden radio show.

He has been a speaker at the Woody Plant Symposium at Chicago Botanic Garden and for garden and community groups. He co-authored the Indiana Gardener's Guide.

Tom has been a commercial arborist for 15 years and a Certified Arborist with the International Society of Arboriculture since 2002. The Tree Care Industry Association has certified him as a Tree Safety Professional.

He enjoys beautiful landscapes and people who love trees everyday!

From small acorns....mighty OAKS!

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