Garden for Wildlife open house

How to Support Wildlife Without Giving Up Aesthetics. Sat., Mar. 25, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Free. Additional activities Fri., Mar. 24, and Sun., Mar. 26. Click here for event flier. Sign up to volunteer to help here. RSVPs encouraged. Sign up here.  There will be exhibits to assist homeowners in supporting birds, butterflies and other beneficial insects in our local ecosystem by choosing native plants for their gardens. Landscape designer Elisa Meara will offer guidance on designing with native plants within the urban aesthetic. Dan Schwartz, Northern Virginia Soil and Water Conservation District liaison, will highlight outreach programs and grants available to homeowners’ associations and individuals to enhance native habitat. Local naturalist […]