Events that involve pets, animals and plants, such as pet washes, adoption days, nature walks, microchipping, nature photography exhibits, nature tours, bird walks, calls for volunteers for nature-related work days, etc. Deadline is two weeks before event date.
Canine Good Citizen/Puppy classes: Begin at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 14, German Shepherd Dog Training Club of Chicago, Inc., 4925 County Farm Road, Hanover Park. Club holds an eight-week American Kennel Club STAR Puppy Class and a nine-week Canine Good Citizen Class. Contact Arlene, email@example.com for registration and information.
Fun with Spring Blooming Bulbs: 10-11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 15, and 11 a.m.-noon Sunday, Sept. 16, Knupper Nursery, 1801 N. Rand Road, Palatine. Picture your garden next spring in full bloom. Come to this free seminar and learn just how easy it is to achieve. The gardening pros at Knupper Nursery will teach you tricks on easy planting methods, fun color combinations and extending your bloom time. They will talk about perennial favorites like daffodils and crocus and introduce you to new and unique spring bloomers you'll want to see in your garden. For details, call (847) 359-1080 or visit KnupperNursery.com.
A Drought Walk: 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 16, Stillman Nature Center, 33 W. …