• Things with Wings

    Date: 7/21/2013

    Location: Matthaei Botanical Gardens

    Time: 1 pm

    All invited to this free family festival to learn about and celebrate our winged friends. Featuring:

    1- 4 pm: Fairy and dragon hunt throughout the garden; kite flying on the commons; Leslie Science Center with live birds of prey; Washtenaw Audubon Society with information about Safe Passage; Ann Arbor Backyard Beekeepers and UM Bees with a sample hive and honey samples; Monarch Watch with information about migration, milkweed, live butterflies for kids to meet and activities about monarchs; face painting sponsored by Elephant Ears; and milkweed information station and free plants to take home.

     

    2 pm: Mister Laurence and His Play Money Band
     

    Admission to all events is free. Sponsored by U-M Matthaei Botanical Gardens & Nichols Arboretum; Ann Arbor Backyard Beekeepers; Elephant Ears; Leslie Science Center; Monarch Watch; Washtenaw Audubon Society.