The Sierra Club Piasa Palisades Group eagle outing team shares a moment with Dr. Richard Keating (center, with large camera), co-founder of the Palisades chapter.
ALTON — Guests at the Monday, Feb. 9, Sierra Club meeting can learn about Calhoun County’s McCully Heritage Project.
Michelle Berg Vogel will talk about the McCully Heritage Project’s history and highlight current projects and programs, including opportunities for exploring the outdoors. She will discuss their maple syrup production and education program, and the annual Fungus Among Us backyard mushroom production workshop. Both programs are forestry-related and focused on value-added use of woodlands.
This event will be held at 7:30 p.m. in the community room at the First Unitarian Church, 110 E. Third St. in Alton. Everyone is invited to join the speaker for dinner at 5:45 p.m. at Mac’s Time Out, 315 Belle St in Alton.