Bucks County Audubon Society’s Green Seminars

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The Bucks County Audubon Society (BCAS), located in the idyllic countryside of New Hope, Pennsylvania, is a non-profit organization founded as a chapter of the National Audubon Society in 1969. Since its inception, BCAS has been dedicated to conserving wildlife, promoting awareness of environmental problems, watching birds, educating the community about the interdependence of humans and their world, and furthering the wise use of land, air, and water.  This year, the Society is encouraging the general public to learn about “going green” at its Sustainable Living series and Backyard Eco-Gardening series.

Not only will these classes teach you how to live a healthier life for your family and for the planet, but many elements will show how you can save money on utility bills and household expenses as well!

The Sustainable Living series offers the following workshops:  Harnessing the Wind (May 13), Green Buildings–Old & New (May 27), Solar Solutions (June 10), Growing a Green Child and Raising a Green Pet (June 24), Healthy Indoors–Home & Office (September 16), Green Investing (Sept. 30), Healthy Eating (October 21), and Green Driving (November 11).

The Backyard Eco-Gardening series consists of these educational topics:  Vegetable Gardening (May 2), Fruits & Berries (May 16), Flowers, Herbs & Container Gardening (May 30), Pest Management in the Garden (June 13), Garden Maintenance (June 27), Beekeeping (July 18), Preserving the Harvest (August 1), Raising Livestock (Aug. 15), Raising Poultry (Aug. 29), Wild Edibles (Sept. 12), and concludes with a free potluck lunch to Enjoy the Harvest (Oct. 3).

A small fee is required to attend any of the workshops, with a special discount when you sign up for all Spring or Fall courses.  Please visit the Bucks County Audubon Society at Honey Hollow for more details.

Tag(s): Events, For Kids, Green Living, The Great Green Outdoors

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