Join the Eastern Shore Art Center for a FREE family event “Art of the Pollinator”!
Eastern Shore Art Center invites the community to engage in creativity and conservation as we celebrate POLLINATORS! Guests will enjoy educational interactive booths, an art exhibit, art projects and more. From bees to hummingbirds, pollinators are taking over ESAC!
WHEN: Saturday, September 18, 2021 @ Noon-4pm
WHERE: Eastern Shore Art Center (401 Oak St. Fairhope, AL 36532)
· BALDWIN COUNTY BEEKEEPERS:
o Nicole Nygard will be set up with a real bee hive! Noon – 2:00pm
o B’s Bees, Beekeeper and Conservator Brandon will have an Observation Hive, conservation education – as well wax based products, skincare and anti-viral tincture supplies for sale! Noon – 4pm
· POLLINATOR GARDENING o Colin Rye, Corner Copia, Pollinator Garden Expert Colin will have plant lists and information about things you can do to attract pollinators! Butterfly houses, seeds, give-aways and more… o Baldwin County Master Gardeners Pollinator Plant Sale: Various Plants $5 each!
o Kyle Shepard, Hummingbird Expert and Director of Public Relations and Outreach with Banding Coalition of the Americas
Kyle to have entire expo on hummingbirds! Available info to include how to attract them with feeders, their lifestyle, migratory patterns and much more.
· Featured Glass Artist Freddie Blache, Muffinjaw Designs
o Mobile based glassblower will have beautiful glass flowers for sale. These aren’t your ordinary glass flowers, they are for plants that hold water perfect for pollinators to sit or lay on the side and sip!
· FRIOS Pops will be set up with all of your favorite gourmet popsicles.
For more info, contact: Adrienne Clow, Marketing Director at Adrienne@esartcenter.org or 928-2228 ext 103. Visit www.esartcenter.org, Facebook, or Twitter for daily updates.