May 5, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm 11900 Market St, Reston, VA 20190, USA
Come peruse the Reston Town Center Home & Garden Marketplace. Enjoy presentations, music, and a variety of vendors with décor, plants, and more. VMN Banshee Reeks and Fairfax Chapters will have informational booths. Other participants include Fairfax Master Gardeners and Loudoun Wildlife Conservancy. Stop by and say Hi!
12:30 PM Mina Fies, Synergy Design and Construction, Zen Remodeling – “How to Turn Your Home into a Zen Zone”
1:00 PM Mike McGrath/WTOP, “Grow Your Best Tasting Tomatoes EVER”
3:00 PM Mike McGrath/WTOP, “Grow a Crazy Mixed Up Garden!”
5:30 PM “Hometown Habitat” showing at Bow Tie Cinemas – free tickets distributed 12-5PM in the Pavilion.
Join Loudoun Wildlife Conservancy and the Friends of Banshee Reeks at the Banshee Reeks Nature Preserve for the monthly bird walk. Because of its rich and varied habitat, this part of the county is a birding hot spot. Please bring binoculars. Questions: contact Joe Coleman at 540-554-2542 or email@example.com.
May 11, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm Waterford, VA 20197, USA
Loudoun Wildlife has partnered with Susan Abraham of Conservation Landscapes for a series of garden and meadow tours in Waterford, VA. Join us as we walk through each site discussing the seasonal aspects of these gardens and meadows, designed and planted with native species and conservation principles in mind. The seasonal aspect of this tour will allow you to watch the sites unfold over time, revealing the true nature of each. Light refreshments will be served.
Dates of Tours:
Saturday February 16, 11 to 2 p.m.
Saturday May 11, 11 to 2 p.m.
Saturday August 10, 9 a.m. to Noon
Saturday October 12, 9 a.m. to Noon
Appreciate the diversity of wildflowers growing in the Blue Ridge. More than 1,300 species of plants thrive in Shenandoah National Park, a haven for native woodland wildflowers. Choose from among many activities at the Park website: https://www.nps.gov/shen/upload/Wildflower-Weekend-Brochure.pdf
May 25, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 8:00 am Blue Ridge Center For Environmental Stewardship, 11661 Harpers Ferry Rd, Purcellville, VA, United States
Birding the Blue Ridge Center
Saturday, 8:00 a.m.
On the fourth Saturday of each month (except December), Loudoun Wildlife Conservancy leads a bird walk at the Blue Ridge Center for Environmental Stewardship, a beautiful 900-acre preserve in northwestern Loudoun County. The property includes diverse wildlife habitats, including meadows, streams, and heavily forested slopes. Meet at the Education Center; bring binoculars. BRCES is located just north of Neersville at 11661 Harpers Ferry Road, Rte 671; detailed directions at www.brces.org.
Questions: Contact Joe Coleman at 540-554-2542 or firstname.lastname@example.org.