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Brock Environmental Center

3663 Marlin Bay Dr

Virginia Beach, Virginia 23455

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***********Check-In at 8:45***********

Virginia Beach Master Gardeners Present: Beneficial Insects In The Home Garden. Hosted by "Chesapeake Bay Foundation"

Yes, There Are GOOD Bugs

Join Virginia Beach Master Gardener Karen Green:

-Discover the Beneficial’s, Their Identities, and Their Role in Pollination and Ecological Balance.

-Don’t Miss This Interesting and Informative Talk on a Subject That Every Gardener Needs a Full Knowledge of.

Workshop: In “Libby’s Garden”, A pollinator garden dedicated to the memory of Libby Norris, a Chesapeake Bay Foundation, Virginia Watershed Restoration Scientist.

-After the Talk We’ll Proceed to the Garden for a Beneficial Bug hunt.

-Bring gloves, hats, and wear your work clothes as we perform general maintenance to Keep “Libby’s Garden” Beautiful.

** Children must be accompanied by an adult**

***We will provide large containers of water so please bring your "water bottle" to fill.***

***Please allow yourself an extra 3-5 minutes to walk from the parking lot to the Center***

***To Allow for People on the Waiting List an Opportunity to Attend; Please Cancel Your Ticket As Soon As Possible if you are unable to attend.***

For more information about this workshop, or other programs of the Virginia Beach Master Gardeners, visit www.vbmg.org, or call our Help Desk at 757-385-8156, or email us at vbmgapublicworkshops@gmail.com.

Virginia Cooperative Extension programs and employment are open to all, regardless of age, color, disability, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. An equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Issued in furtherance of Cooperative Extension work. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Virginia State University, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture cooperating. Edwin J. Jones, Director, Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg; M. Ray McKinnie, Interim Administrator, 1890 Extension Program, Virginia State University, Petersburg.

If you are a person with a disability and desire any assistive devices, services or other accommodations to participate in this activity, please contact Jill Wright at 757-358-4769 during the business hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. to discuss accommodations 5 days prior to the event. TDD number (800) 828-1120.

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