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Lichterman – The Birds & The Seeds: Winter Workshops & Seed Swap

January 25 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

If you are in to birdwatching and gardening, or just have always been curious, you won’t want to miss Lichterman Nature Center’s The Birds & Seeds: Winter Workshops and Seed Swap on January 25, 2020.

Free admission & parking!

Special presentations:

  • “Success with Succulents” Workshops – Learn how to care for succulents properly, and take home an elegant table top succulent garden

Two sessions: 10:30 am and 12:30 pm
Fee: $25 per participant
Space is limited.  Advance reservations recommended.  Call 901.636.2221, or email nature.reservations@memphistn.gov

  • Beginning Birdwatching seminar at 10:45 am
  • Live animal presentations at noon
  • Backyard Birds seminar at 12:45 pm
  • Prize awards for Art with an Explanation contest at 1:30 pm
  • Meet an Owl at 1:50 pm

Throughout the event:

  • Seed Swap & seed giveaways
  • Nature app pointers – our favorite apps, plus pro tips for getting the most out of them
  • Birding from the Balcony
  • Owl pellet dissection
  • Owl craft
  • Herb & Houseplant Sales – Lemon grass, winter savory, Cuban oregano, nun’s hat orchids, crown-of-thorns, assorted Kalanchoes and other succulents grown in the Lichterman Greenhouse especially for The Birds & the Seeds
  • Birdwatching and gardening experts on hand to answer your questions
  • Community Partner Activity Tables:

The Compost Fairy

Connie Shepard- City Of Memphis Horticulturalist

Evergreen Garden Club

Kirby Woods Garden Club

Memphis Area Master Gardeners

Memphis Botanic Garden

Memphis Herb Society

Memphis Horticultural Society

Ric Nuber YMCA

TN Ornithological Society

TN Urban Forestry Council

Wolf River Conservancy

Wild Birds Unlimited

Details

Date:
January 25
Time:
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Website:
https://www.memphismuseums.org/lichterman-nature-center/events/

Venue

Lichterman Nature Center
5992 Quince Rd
Memphis, TN 38119 United States
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Phone:
(901)636-2211
Website:
http://www.memphismuseums.org/lichterman-nature-center