DAVIDSON LANDS CONSERVANCY
Davidson Lands Conservancy Presents “Bee City” Celebration and Nature Festival
Sunday, October 21; 2pm to 5pm, at Abersham Park (next to Fisher Farm Park)
3540 Pleasant Garden Drive, Davidson
Mark your calendar for this great event! Davidson Lands Conservancy is celebrating Davidson’s recent designation as a “Bee City USA.” We’ve activities for all ages, plus a fun, dynamic speaker, Phyllis Stiles, of Bee City USA. Celebrations will include:
- Davidson Lands Conservancy and WOW-World of Wonder
- Davidson Green School
- Audubon Society
- Dearness Gardens
- Bee Demonstrations
- Kids’ Activities and Nature Walks
Named the 2015 Pollinator Advocate of the Yearby the North American Pollinator Protection Campaign, Phyllis Stiles is founder of the Xerces Society’s programs Bee City USA® and Bee Campus USA. An Asheville resident since the 1970s, Stiles has spent her career serving communities from West Africa to the Mississippi Delta.Her days are now filled with learning all she can about pollinators, native plants, pesticides and what people can do to sustain the hundreds of thousands of hard-working pollinator species that sustain our planet. Her talk will begin shortly after 2pm.
In case of inclement weather, this event will be located at the Lilly Family Gallery, in the Chambers Building, at Davidson College. (200 D Road; parking on Main Street and Concord Road)
This event is open to all! No pre-registration required. If you’ve any questions about this event, send an email to [email protected]. We look forward to seeing our WOW families October 21.
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