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Work and Learn Party with Conserving Carolina
June 23, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pmFree
Join Conserving Carolina on Saturday, June 23, from 10am until 2pm for a work and learn party. In the morning participants will remove non-native invasive plant species, and in the afternoon the group will take a mushroom hike guided by Mike Hopping of the Asheville Mushroom Club. The event will be held at Florence Nature Preserve, a Conserving Carolina property located in the Hickory Nut Gorge. Those interested are asked to meet at the trailhead of Florence Nature Preserve at 10am. Wear long pants and closed-toe shoes. Bring lunch and plenty of water. Extra snacks and water will be provided. All necessary tools will be provided, and participants will be taught how to identify non-native invasive plants. If you are interested in attending the Conserving Carolina work and learn party, please contact Olivia at 828-697-5777 ext. 211 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. In case of inclement weather, please contact Olivia the day before the event or visit the Conserving Carolina Facebook page, www.facebook.com/conservingcarolina, to see if the event will take place. Conserving Carolina is a local land trust dedicated to protecting land and water, promoting good stewardship, and creating opportunities for people to enjoy nature. It was formed by the merger of Carolina Mountain Land Conservancy and Pacolet Area Conservancy. For more information, go to conservingcarolina.org.