Please join the Director of the Illinois State University Horticulture Center, Jessica Chambers ’93, as she guides guests through the beautiful gardens of the Center in a two-part virtual video series. The tour series will include a tour of the grounds and a sneak peek of the Autumnal Festival. This festival is held annually and this year’s event was held on September 12 and 13, 2020.
The virtual event is free to attend. Register here or by calling Juliana Nelson, assistant director of Alumni Engagement, at (309) 438-2495. Once registered, access to the video series will be sent via email.
The Horticulture Center recently celebrated 15 years with the Agriculture Department at Illinois State University. It encompasses 10 acres and is located on Raab Road, north of the University Golf Course, and across the street from Heartland Community College in Normal, Illinois. The Horticulture Center is also linked to the Constitution Trail.