Attract butterflies to your yard
ButterfliZ Iowa will be doing program on how to build a backyard butterfly habitiat at on Tuesday, April 23 at 7 p.m. at the Oakland Mills Nature Center.
Kathleen and Doug Ziemer of Des Moines will explain what you need to do to attract and keep butterflies in your area.
The program includes butterfly habitat design, tips and some “secrets” to a successful butterfly habitat. It will provides information to meet qualification for Backyard Habitat Status from the National Wildlife Federation as well as life butterflies.
This free program is for all ages, but it is geared towards adults. Pre-registration is appreciated but not required. If you wish to pre-register, you may do so by calling 319-986-5067 or emailing Cari Nicely, naturalist, at the Henry County Conservation Department at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This program is sponsored by Allie’s on Jackson Street and QP&P in Mt. Pleasant.