Upcoming Programs Presented By The Land Conservancy

Photo | Matthew Steindl

The Land Conservancy for Southern Chester County (TLC) holds educational programs year-round at our four nature preserves, and one sister-preserve. All programs run rain or shine! In the case of severe weather, TLC will announce updates via facebooktwitter, and their website.

Warm Season Grasses Hike | Saturday September 14, 2013

Janet Ebert is back to lead the warm season grass hike. For those who attended the cool season grass hike in the spring, brush up on you ID skills for comparison purposes. Switchgrass and indiangrass are two of the several species they will identify! The event will take place from 10:00am-12:00am at the Bucktoe Creek Preserve; 432 Sharp Road, Avondale, PA 19311. Click here to register.

Full Moon Owl Prowl | Thursday September 19, 2013

Join TLC staff for a night hike in search for local owl residents. Screech, Barred and Great-horned owls are the popular sounds of the night. $5 TLC members; $10 non-members. The Owl Prowl will take place from 8:00pm-9:30pm at the Bucktoe Creek Preserve; 432 Sharp Road, Avondale, PA 19311. Click here to register.

Open Hive Days | Saturday September 21, 2013

Join TLC Apiarist, Dan Borkoski, for an inside look at the busy buzzy world of honeybees. Participants will get a close-up look at a hive during routine inspection while gaining practical beekeeping knowledge. Don’t miss this great opportunity for non-beekeepers, prospective beekeepers, and new beekeepers interested in seeing another apiary. Protective veils will be available.Join TLC Apiarist, Dan Borkoski, for an inside look at the busy buzzy world of honeybees. Participants will get a close-up look at a hive during routine inspection while gaining practical beekeeping knowledge. Don’t miss this great opportunity for non-beekeepers, prospective beekeepers, and new beekeepers interested in seeing another apiary. The event will take place from 9:30am-11:00am (Dates continue once per month until October 2013) at the New Leaf EcoCenter (776 Rosedale Road, Kennett Square, PA 19348). Click here to register for this series.

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