Catherine Zimmerman is available for speaking engagements for conferences and organization meetings. If you are hosting a screening event she can  attend to do a meet and greet, introduce the film, lead a Q & A session or be part of a panel discussion following the screening. Contact


Saturday Mar. 4, 2017 1:30pm

One Earth Film Festival

Director Catherine Zimmerman will present Hometown Habitat, Stories of Bringing Nature Home. Sponsoring partners: Conserve Lake County, Prairie Crossing Charter School, College of Lake County, Lake to Prairie Wild Ones, Sierra Club Woods & Wetlands Group, Faith in Place and Citizens Climate Lobby.

Prairie Crossing Charter School, 1531 Jones Point Rd, Grayslake IL
Saturday Mar. 4, 2017 2:30pm

One Earth Film Festival

West Cook Wild Ones sponsor a screening at Triton College. Following the screening, director Catherine Zimmerman will talk about the behind the scenes of making the film and answer audience questions.

Triton College, 2000 5th Ave, River Grove IL
Sunday Mar. 5, 2017 3:30pm

One Earth Film Festival

Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum screens Hometown Habitat, Stories of Bringing Nature Home.  Meet director Catherine Zimmerman. Reception following the screening.

Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum, 2430 N Cannon Dr, Chicago, IL 60614
Monday Mar. 6, 2017 7:00pm

One Earth Film Festival

The final screening of Hometown Habitat, Stories of Bringing Nature Home for the One Earth Film Festival. Director Catherine Zimmerman will introduce the film and answer audience questions following the screening.

Kane County, IL venue TBD
Friday Mar. 10, 2017

2017 Ithaca Native Landscape Symposium

Creating Habitat Heroes Across the Nation

Cinemapolis: Ithaca's Art Theatre on the Commons 120 East Green St. Ithaca, NY 14850
Thursday Apr. 20, 2017 6:00pm

Wild Ones Oak Openings Region Chapter and Black Swamp Conservancy Presents Hometown Habitat, Stories of Bringing Nature Home

Hometown Habitat director Catherine Zimmerman will introduce the film and join the panel discussion following the screening.

6:00 pm Reception

7:00 pm Film Screening

8:45 pm Panel Discussion

Maumee Indoor Theater, 601 Conant St, Maumee, OH 43537
Thursday Jun. 8, 2017 7:00-9:00pm

Brookside Gardens

Hometown Habitat: Lecture and Screening sponsored by Friends of Brookside Gardens and offered in partnership with Maryland Native Plant Society.

Learn how and why native plants are critical to the survival and vitality of local eco-systems with author, landscape designer and documentary filmmaker Catherine Zimmerman.  Talk will be followed by a screening of her latest documentary, Hometown Habitat, featuring Doug Tallamy, entomologist and author of Bringing Nature Home.
Course # 30718   Fee: FREE; registration required. Registration begins early February 2017

Brookside Gardens, Visitors Center Auditorium 1800 Glenallan Ave., Wheaton MD 20902