Backyard Habitat and Native Flora Fair on the Fairhaven Village Green – Saturday, May 9, 10am-4pm
Want to attract some birds to your yard? Enjoy a day in Fairhaven and learn about native habitat for your homes. Native plants can provides food and shelter for local songbirds and other wildlife, reduces the need for water and chemical pest control, and increases the biodiversity of our town.
The Fairhaven Village Green will be the site of this annual free event which will features guided walks and garden tours, a presentations on native plants and backyard habitat gardening, a native plant sale, backyard tours (11am-3pm), information booths, and a chance to build a nesting box with folks from the North Cascades Audubon Society.
This event is sponsored by the Bellingham Parks and Recreation Backyard Habitat Program and the Koma Kulshan Chapter of the Washington Native Plant Society.
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