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Pollinator Workshop & Seminar

May 11 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village hosts

Plants that Pollinate & their Pollinators:

Workshop and Seminar

presented by the Buffalo Niagara Beekeepers Guild

Saturday, May 11th

10:00 am – 3:00 pm

 

 

Workshop & Seminar

This event strives to raise public awareness, to educate, and to promote dialogue about pollinators and their importance to agriculture, ecosystem health, and food supplies, as well as promote conservation, protection, and restoration of pollinator habitats.

 

Sessions 

 

Seminars

10:05-10:45

Andrea Locke of WNY PRISM

  • Andrea will discuss invasive species and their effect on pollinators

10:50-11:30

David O’Donnell of Eastern Monarch Butterfly Farm

  • David will discuss the Monarch Butterfly

11:35-12:15

CarolAnn Harlos of the Master Gardeners of Erie and Niagara Counties

  • Carol will discuss what to plant in your garden to attract pollinators

 

Lunch

12:15-1:15

To receive a lunch you must register in advance online. $10.00 per lunch.

 

Workshops, Information Sessions & Vendors

1:15-2:15

  • Helmets to Hives: Beekeeping for Veterans
    • Will demonstrate how to make mason bee hives & seed balls.
  • Eastern Monarch Butterfly Farm
  • Master Gardeners of Erie and Niagara Counties
  • Citizens for Coalition of Wildlife
  • WNY PRISM
  • Amanda’s Garden
    • Will offer native plants for sale.

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Garden Tour by Master Gardeners of Erie and Niagara Counties

2:15-3:00

 

Admission

Admission is free to attend the Workshop & Seminar. Registration for a lunch is $10 per lunch. You must register for lunch.

Details

Date:
May 11
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Venue

Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village
3755 Tonawanda Creek Road
Amherst, NY 14228 United States
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Phone:
716-689-1440
Website:
bnhv.org