Time: August 16, 2014 from 10am to 5pm
Location: Lummi Island / Tickets and maps at the Lummi Island Saturday Market
City/Town: Lummi Island
Website or Map: http://www.beachschoolfoundat…
Event Type: fundraiser
Organized By: Lummi Island Foundation for Education
Latest Activity: Jun 15, 2014
Join us for an Educational and Fun day beginning with two morning workshops ( see details below) and then a 1-5pm Tour of Edible Gardens of Lummi Island. $5 Individual, $15 family, includes the workshops!
The Beautiful Tour T-shirt can also be your ticket! Purchase at the Lummi Island Saturday Market, any Saturday from 6/14/14 until day of the Tour, 8/16/14.
Kelle A. Rankin-Sunter, Mason Bees & Alternative Pollinators, Blaine CORE* *Community Orchards for Resources & Education 10:00 - 11:00am
Wondering what all the “buzz” is about? Come and bee introduced to the fascinating world of native pollinators. We will talk about who they are, why they are so important and how making a few changes in your yard can help support their populations. Slide show, presentation & display. Lummi Island Library.
Mary VonKrusensteirn 11:30-12:30
Guided Tour of Loganita Farm with a Focus on Small-Scale, High Production Vegetable Gardening:
Explore small-scale, high production vegetable production techniques including raised bed and in-ground growing, crop spacing, succession planting, pest control, soil and plant health, and choosing appropriate vegetable varieties.
There is plenty of good food, produce and stay for an early evening performance of "South Pacific" at Beach School Auditorium, presented by the PTO Lummi Island Summer Theatre Camp, 7pm. (additional fee)
All proceeds benefit Beach Elementary School’s future and education on Lummi Island through the not-for-profit Lummi Island Foundation for Education.
For more information visit: www.beachschoolfoundation.org