Class Registration

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Butterfly Walk
Kris Soffa

Welcome the first day of summer searching for butterflies in the Arboretum's woodlands, wetlands, and wildflower meadows. During our walk the group will learn fascinating facts about butterfly behavior, mimicry, and how to raise butterflies at home. Kris will give simple suggestions for how to attract butterflies to your home garden using native caterpillar host plants. Meet at the Morris Arboretum. Park in the meadow to the left of the entrance kiosk. Wear long pants and sturdy shoes. Bring water and a camera. This class is for adults and children 10 years and older.

Tuesday, June 21
10:00 a.m.-12 noon
Raindate: Thursday June 23
Single class scheduled on 6/21/2016 at 10:00AM
Attendees: 1 $25.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $30.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $25.00 ea.

Pollinator Plants That Thrive in Delaware Valley
Howard Goldstein
Penn State Master Gardener

Invite pollinators into your garden by providing them with the food sources they need. In this class you will learn about perennials and shrubs that are great pollinator plants and grow in this area. The instructor will illustrate his lecture with examples from the Penn State Pollinator Garden in West Fairmount Park, where he has volunteered for the past five years. This garden, which requires little watering and has flowers from very early spring through November, is continually assessed for its effectiveness in attracting pollinators. Howard will show examples of some of the different insects that are common to this garden and that you might expect to see in your own garden.

Saturday, June 25
10:30-12 noon
Single class scheduled on 6/25/2016 at 10:30AM
Attendees: 1 $25.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $30.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $25.00 ea.

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