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National cartoonist Dave Granlund's blog features his take on politics and current events. Dave has been an editorial cartoonist published in daily newspapers since 1977. Born in Ware, Mass., Granlund began drawing cartoons in grade school and at ...
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National cartoonist Dave Granlund's blog features his take on politics and current events. Dave has been an editorial cartoonist published in daily newspapers since 1977. Born in Ware, Mass., Granlund began drawing cartoons in grade school and at age 16, he was published on the editorial pages of local weekly newspapers. His eight-year enlistment in the USAF included assignments with SAC HQ and with Headquarters Command, where his duties included work as head illustrator for the Presidential Inaugural Subcommittee and providing briefing charts for the White House and support for Air Force One. As part of NATO in Operation Looking Glass with the Airborne Command Post, he was awarded the Joint Service Commendation Medal. Dave's newspaper honors include awards from UPI, New England Press Association, International Association of Business Communicators, The Associated Press and Massachusetts Press Association. His work has been nominated numerous times for the Pulitzer Prize. His pastimes and interests include history, wood carving, antique tractors and Swedish language studies.
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Join the Rock Island County Master Gardeners on a Shopping Trip to Wisconsin, Saturday, June 2, 6:00 am - 10:00 pm.







Mark your calendar and plan to join the Rock Island County Master Gardeners as they venture to Wisconsin for a day trip to shop and explore greenhouses, nurseries and garden centers. Stops include: Klehm's Song Sparrow Farm and Nursery, Avalon; the Flower Factory in Stoughton; and K&W Greenery, Janesville, WI.



Join the Rock Island County Master Gardeners on a Shopping Trip to Wisconsin, Saturday, June 2, 6:00 am - 10:00 pm.







Mark your calendar and plan to join the Rock Island County Master Gardeners as they venture to Wisconsin for a day trip to shop and explore greenhouses, nurseries and garden centers. Stops include: Klehm's Song Sparrow Farm and Nursery, Avalon; the Flower Factory in Stoughton; and K&W Greenery, Janesville, WI.







Register now so you can be assured a spot to enjoy this day trip where you'll get the chance to shop for unique plant varieties at these one-of-a-kind venues. This motorcoach trip is open to the public.  Departure is 6:15 am PROMPTLY from South park Mall Lot.  (Details will be provided to all registered participants).  There will be plenty of room in the luggage compartment and overhead storage to bring purchases home.  The cost is $50 per person for the deluxe motorcoach transportation.  Meals will be at your own cost.  Register online at web.extension.illinois.edu/hmrs or call (309) 756-9978.  Seating is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.







Klehm's Song Sparrow Farm and Nursery features many unique plant varieties. Roy and his wife Sarah have introduced many new plant varieties over the years including woody introductions, herbaceous plants, many of which are daylilies, peonies and hosta. Roy has worked with breeders to introduce some of the best shade trees, crabapples, magnolias and lilacs in the industry.







The Flower Factory features one of the Midwest's largest selection of perennials, hostas and ornamental grasses. You can also explore their beautiful gardens, which features unique rock and train gardens!







K & W has a large selection of annuals and vegetables, plus an amazing array of tropical plants, and a gift shop featuring collectibles, stylish home décor, art, candles, partyware, greeting cards and beautifully created silk arrangements.

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