Monarchs Across Georgia Plant Sale featuring native milkweeds
Saturday, May 13, 2017 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Cobb County Water System Wildlife and Rain Garden
662 South Cobb Drive, Marietta, GA 30008
This garden is one of the seven featured on the annual "Through the Garden Gate" tour sponsored by the Master Gardener Volunteers of Cobb County. Although this plant sale is open to the public, we encourage you to purchase tickets and enjoy the tour. ($20 in advance, $25 day of the tour). For more information, visit http://www.cobbmastergardeners.com/2017-garden-tourfair/
"Flight of the Butterflies" Film Showing
Saturday, June 17, 2017 11 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Midtown Art Cinema
931 Monroe Drive NE, Atlanta, GA 30808
Join Monarchs Across Georgia in celebration of National Pollinator Week with the showing of this amazing film!
Your price of admission is a donation to the Environmental Education Alliance. Please use THIS LINK to reserve your seat and/or make your donation so that we can track and record the number of people attending. Seating is limited.
Native milkweeds will be for sale in the theater foyer after the showing.
Monarchs Across Georgia "Pollinator Symposium"
Saturday, September 23, 2017
Monastery of the Holy Spirit (Visitors Center)
2625 GA Highway 212, Conyers, GA 30094
Join Monarchs Across Georgia for a day of renowned speakers, butterfly and nature walks, exhibitors and demonstrations. Father Francis Michael (FM) Stiteler will of course be one of our field trip leaders. The Monastery garden store will also have native milkweeds and pollinator plants for sale. Speakers and their topics will include
- Sonia M. Altizer, Professor, Odum School of Ecology, University of Georgia, Athens, GA - Monarch Butterflies
- Nancy Lee Adamson, Biologist, The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation and USDA NRCS East National Technology Support Center, Greensboro, NC- Native Bees
- Kim Bailey,Master Gardener, National Wildlife Habitat Stewart, Milkweed Meadows Farm, Hendersonville, NC - Hummingbirds
- Keren Giovengo, EcoScapes Program Manager, UGS Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant, Brunswick, GA - Gardening for Pollinators
$75 registration fee includes lunch. This venue has a limited seating capacity. We recommend that you register in advance online REGISTRATION FORM
Monarchs Across Georgia may be available to make presentations on monarchs and/or pollinator gardening to garden clubs, schools, or other interested groups OR to set up an exhibit at your community event. To request a presentation or exhibit, contact email@example.com.