Save the date! April 28, 2018, 9am-4pm
@ Manheim Township’s Overlook Park
We are currently seeking more nature organizations, nature-themed artists, or natural crafts vendors! We are not currently accepting new plant vendors, but we’re happy to add interested plant vendors to a waiting list. Thank you for your interest! Please contact Alex at firstname.lastname@example.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!
Chiques Creek Watershed Alliance,
Milkweed & More,
9:30am April 28th, 2018: Zoo America will present “WETLAND ANIMALS”!!!
11:30am April 28th, 2018: “Creative Gardens Inspired by Nature” with Bob Goodhart and Mary Kirk Cunningham. Father/daughter team will demonstrate how to create environmentally friendly gardens that inspire and teach through the use of theme-based gardens. Using examples from Cunningham’s 45’ x 100’ school garden lab and beautiful examples from public and private gardens, they will show you how to create your own garden, whether it be large or small, for young or old, and how to develop a life-long love of gardening in children.
1:30pm April 28th, 2018: Wendy Brister, Green Industry Marketing Consultant, Garden Consultant, and Native Plant Advocate will present “Native Plant Gardening: Bringing our Natives into the Designed Yard”. Wendy will discuss ways to get a cleaner, more designed look with natives by simplifying your plant palette.
12:00-2:00pm April 28, 2018: Mark Kocher, wildlife rehabilitator volunteer, will share live birds of prey and their stories on the lawn in the festival area!