Guided Pringle Herbarium Tour

Date and Time:

February 2, 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Location:

27 Colchester Avenue, Burlington, VT 05405

Missing the lush green leaves of summer in Vermont?  Join us on Monday, February 2nd at 5:00pm for a guided tour of the Pringle Herbarium at the University of Vermont in Burlington.  Michael Sundue, Assistant Curator and Research Librarian, will introduce the group to the Herbarium’s vast collection of dried plants; it is the third largest herbarium in New England and home to over 300,000 sheets of mounted and accessioned plants.  The trajectory of the tour will be guided by the interest of the participants.  Information on the herbarium can be found at: http://www.uvm.edu/~plantbio/pringle/index.html

What: Guided tour of the Pringle Herbarium
Who: Vermont Urban & Community Forestry Program volunteers and friends
Where: The Pringle Herbarium, located in Torrey Hall on the University of Vermont campus in Burlington
When: 5:00pm
Cost: Free
To Register: Registration is required and limited to 15 participants; contact Elise Schadler with the VT Urban & Community Forestry Program at elise.schadler@uvm.edu or at 802.656.2657

The VT Urban & Community Forestry Program is a collaborative program of the Vermont Department of Forests, Parks, & Recreation and University of Vermont Extension.

Individuals requesting a disability-related accommodation to participate in this event should contact Elise Schadler at 802-656-2657 or elise.schadler@uvm.edu by January 22nd, 2015.

 

PLANT. LIVE. GROW.