Garden Insects - Friends or Foes? An Introduction to Entomology (new elective)


Instructor: Henning von Schmeling, Director, Chattahoochee Nature Center, Roswell, GA

Saturday, June 30 | 12:30-4:30 p.m.

Location: Birmingham Botanical Gardens

$45 Members | $50 Non-Members

Whether we love them, fear them…or play with them, insects are an essential part of the environment. Join “Bug Man” Henning von Schmeling for a fascinating class which focuses on identification of, and information about, these beautiful and oft-misunderstood world of insects. Participants will learn why they deserve respect and how to attract them to your gardens. A classroom presentation will be followed by a trip out into The Gardens on a bug collecting brigade unlike anything you’ve experienced before! Magnifying glasses will be provided.