MNSPC February Monthly Meeting

Fullerburg Woods 3609 Spring Road, Oak Brook, IL

Program: “The Joy of Bumble Bee-holding! " by Brandi Dunn Brandie will introduce you to a variety of charming bumble bee characters which includes the once common, but now endangered Rusty-patched bumble bee, who just might still be spotted in your very own neighborhood, should you choose to invite them. She will touch upon challenges […]

MNSPC March Monthly Meeting

Fullerburg Woods 3609 Spring Road, Oak Brook, IL

Program:  Wild Horses of North America by Sheila Newenham - Sheila first photographed wild horses in Theodore Roosevelt National Park in North Dakota and fell in love with their beauty, wildness and interactions with one another. Since then she has taken three trips to photograph wild horses in the deserts of Utah. It’s always an […]

MNSPC May Monthly Meeting

Fullerburg Woods 3609 Spring Road, Oak Brook, IL

Program:  MNSPC Picnic Location: Fullersburg Woods Image of the Year and Competition Honors Details will be announced via club email.

MNSPC Monthly Meeting

Mayslake Peabody Estate

MNSPC Monthly Meeting Program: Simplicity by Hank Ermann. Note: return to our Mayslake Peabody Estate venue  The July meeting is scheduled for July 10, Monday, due to the July 4th holiday week. Hank Erdmann, MNSPC club member, will explore the concept of simplicity in a photograph for great clarity and impact in this presentation.  DaVinci […]

MNSPC November Monthly Meeting

Mayslake Peabody Estate

Program:  The Great Smoky Mountains NP - Cades Cove by Frank Norton By Steve Ornberg

MNSPC December Monthly Meeting

Mayslake Peabody Estate

Mayslake Nature Study and Photography Club Holiday Party! Come for a chance to see each other, talk, and enjoy good food and good company. We will learn more about the Mayslake Peabody Estate and take a tour of the building too. Presentation: Mayslake Peabody Estate Renovations and Tour Speaker: Keith McClow Heritage Experience Manager Forest […]

MNSPC February Monthly Meeting

Mayslake Peabody Estate

Program: Sheila Newenham presenting "Alaskan Brown Bears" via Zoom. Sheila’s first experience with brown bears was in Katmai National Park in 2007. It was three days of absolute amazement. Since then, she has been back to different parts of Alaska to immerse herself in brown bear wilderness seven more times. Sheila fell in love with […]

MNSPC Monthly Meeting

Mayslake Peabody Estate

Program: Birds in the Garden: Creating and Enjoying a Bird Oasis by Pam Karlson Inviting birds into gardens by creating habitat is a joyful way to connect with nature and help support birds and pollinators. This presentation features Pam Karlson’s photos from her Chicago bird garden habitat she created, illustrating how it’s possible to attract […]

MNSPC Monthly Meeting

Mayslake Peabody Estate

Program:  Joshua Smith presenting "Slow Photos: Using Long Exposures to Imply Movement"

MNSPC Monthly Meeting

Mayslake Peabody Estate

The Mayslake Nature Study and Photography Club -May Member’s Meeting and Celebration! Please join us on Monday, May 6th for our annual Member’s Meeting. We will begin the evening with food and conversation, and follow with short presentations from our talented members.  We will also have the Image of the Year announcement, the MNSPC Competition […]

MNSPC Monthly Meeting

Mayslake Peabody Estate

Program: “The Best Camera is the one You Have with You” -  by Jerry Hug Name a device that can take incredible photographs, is small and very portable, it fits in a pocket, and you always have it with you…It’s your cell phone of course.  In days past we bought cell phones for easy and […]