Upcoming Programs and Events
Painted Bunting Talk & Walk and Native Plant Sale
Thursday, May 5 | 9 - 11 (Talk & Walk) 10 -12:30 (Plant Sale)
Dry St Pub & Pizza | Downtown Southport | Wild Bird & Garden
Learn about our area's most colorful bird during this free program, and then take a relaxed walk to find some Painted Buntings in downtown Southport. Breakfast options will be available during the talk, and we’ll be having a special native plant sale on the porch – spend a fun morning with Wild Bird & Garden and Painted Buntings!
Bluebird Workshop & Native Plant Sales
Saturday, May 7 | 9:15 - 10:30 am (Program) | 10 - 12:30 & 2 - 4 (Plants)
Temptations Everyday Gourmet (Program) WB&G Sidewalk (Plants)
Join us for a free program on the Eastern Bluebird. Learn all about one of our area’s most vibrant songbirds and how to attract them to visit, nest, and REnest right in your yard. After the program, check out our native plant sales with Slatestone Gardens and My Garden Plants Company...just in time for Mother's Day!
Native Plants and Butterflies Program & PLANTPALOOZA!
Saturday, May 21 | 9:15 - 10:30 (Program) 10 - 4 (Plantpalooza)
Temptations Everyday Gourmet and WB&G, Hanover Center
Join Airlie Gardens’ environmental educator Jennifer O'Keefe for a free program on the relationship between native plants and butterflies. Learn how you can create a native habitat suitable for every stage of the butterfly’s life cycle right in your yard. Be sure to pick up some wildlife-friendly plants and check out some micro-workshops at our annual Plantpalooza event running from 10 - 4...more details coming soon!
Saturday, May 28 | 9:15 - 10:30
Temptations Everyday Gourmet, Hanover Center
Hummingbirds - they're dazzling, they're tiny, and they're tough...and always a thrill to see! Join us for a free program on hummingbirds. Come and learn all about these unique birds that we are so fortunate to have in our area, and how you can attract them to frequent your yard. No registration necessary!
Have a suggestion for a program? Let us know! Stop in or give us a call; we'd love to hear your ideas!