Have you seen how well the native plant landscape is filling in? Wildlife abounds! Join us for this fun, rewarding morning of giving the Center a little TLC; including weeding, tending the nursery, and planting the vegetable garden. All ages and skill levels welcome. Laguna Keepers information
http://www.lagunadesantarosa.org/news_volunteer.shtml. It’s also Open House day (10am-3pm), and the theme this month is PLANTS, so bring a picnic lunch and stick around afterwards (details below).
Second Saturday Open House: PLANTS Theme!
Saturday, May 9, 10:00am-3:00pm
Floristic Table Displays with Tellur Fenner, 11:00am-2:00pm
Free. No RSVP necessary.
Join us for this wonderful Open House all about plants! We’ll have hands-on activities, tours of the native plant landscape, and from 11:00am-2:00pm we’ll have a special guest, ethnobotanist Tellur Fenner with his floristic table displays of edible and medicinal plants of California. We’ll also have a variety of native plants for sale from our nursery. Stick around for Tellur’s 3:00pm presentation (details below).
Edible and Medicinal Plants of California: A Bioregional Exploration
Presentation with Tellur Fenner
Saturday, May 9, 3:00pm-4:30pm
$10 at the door. No RSVP necessary.
Learn about the wonderful world of plants, especially the diverse array of edible and medicinal plants in California and their nutritional and therapeutic effects. This interactive lecture will include a large selection of live/dried plant samples. For more information about this talk and about Tellur, visit our website.