Come to the Green Side


Green cleanersThe Spring Valley Nature Club is happy to sponsor the second in a series of green/environmental programs.

What:  Green Cleaning At Home
When:  April 2, 2014 at 6:30 P.M.
Where:  Spring Valley Nature Center, 1111 E. Schaumburg Road, Schaumburg, IL

This free event will feature guest speaker Andrea Vollf who is a member of the Schaumburg Environmental Committee and principal of Sustainable Concepts.  She will talk about the benefits of green cleaning and how to create your own environmentally safe cleaning products at home.

Refreshments will be served.


March 15, 2014, 7:00 am
Filed under: Gardening, Spring Valley Nature Sanctuary, Upcoming Events

Heirloom vegetablesSpring will be here soon–it’s a promise!  In preparation, it’s time to start thinking about all of those wonderful plants you can’t wait to put in the ground.  And the Spring Valley Nature Club is here to help!

They will be holding an Heirloom Vegetable & Herb Sale as part of the Backyards for Nature Fair sponsored by Spring Valley.  These are the details you need to know:

  • You can find the order form here.
  • Make checks payable to Spring Valley Nature Club.
  • Send payment in care of Spring Valley, 1111 E. Schaumburg Road, Schaumburg, IL, 60194.
  • Mark envelope Nature Club Order Enclosed.
  • Preorder cutoff is April 15, 2014
  • Order pick up is Saturday, May 2, 2015 from 10:00 A.M. — 2:00 P.M.
  • If you have any questions, send an email to