Lancaster Native Plant and Wildlife Festival

Save the date! Saturday, April 27, 2019, 9am-4pm

@ Manheim Township’s Overlook Park

2018 Event Flyer!

2019 Vendor Agreement

We are currently seeking more nature organizations, nature-themed artists, natural crafts vendors, and native plant vendors!  Thank you for your interest!  Please contact Alex at avpelt@manheimtownship.org with questions.

Organizations & Vendors you will see this year at the festival are listed below!!

We hope you make a day of it and meet all of these awesome people who care for the earth, learn what they have to offer and how you can help!

Thank you to the following vendors for registering early!

Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay

Church of the Apostles UCC – Green Team

Four Peas in a Pod

Just Bag It

Lancaster County Beekeepers Society

Lancaster County Garden Club

The Louise Arnold Tanger Arboretum

PA Native Plant Society

Keystone Wildflowers

Meadowsweet Native Plant Farm

Milkweed and More

Muhlenburg Botanical Society

My Glass Garden by Sue Fox

Paris Wyatt Llanso Fine Art

Spring Haven Natives & Perennials

Therapeutic Thymes Magazine

Whiskers and String

Speakers:

9:30am, April 27th, 2019: Zoo America with “Animal Helpers” – Discover how animals help balance and sustain ecosystems and enhance our well-being.

11:30am, April 27th, 2019: Wendy Brister, Green Industry Marketing Consultant, Garden Consultant, and Native Plant Advocate will present “Trees and Shrubs for Pollinator Habitat”.

1:30pm, April 27th, 2019: Fred Habegger, President of the Lancaster Butterfly and Entomological Club with “Tiny Treasures” – A presentation on local butterflies and the importance of native plants for egg laying and caterpillar food.

12:00-2:00pm April 27, 2019:  Mark Kocher, wildlife rehabilitator volunteer, will share live birds of prey and their stories on the lawn in the festival area!

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