Nature Speaks is a part of our Education and Outreach programs and is a collaboration with our partner, the Prospect Heights Public Library.


The series will feature four speakers annually, one each season and is designed to bring important national and regional speakers to Prospect Heights to discuss important, informative and entertaining topics affecting our city, our state and our planet.


All programs take place at the Prospect Heights Public Library's AB meeting room and on Zoom. Talks start promptly at 7:00. Nature Speaks is free admission but registration is necessary. Please register using the link on the speakers page.

Zoomers, after registration, the library will send you a Zoom link to the event as it gets closer to the date.

July 17th, 2024


Nimkii Brad Howie


Available only on Zoom. This program will not be recorded so be sure to attend on Zoom or in the Library Meeting room.


7:00 PM - 8:30 PM to present “Aanii, Our Relationship with Insects and the Plants they Pollinate”.


So much of our interactions with the environment have to do with our relationships and our perspectives of the beings within the environment. In Western culture insects are often seen as a nuisance but to the Anishinaabe we see these beings as teachers and ones that deserve just as much respect and reciprocity as other beings......


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