The SCNPS will be exhibiting at a number of Upstate events in the coming weeks, and we’d love to have you help us out. Bonus: Before or after your shift, you’ll have plenty of time to enjoy the event itself! (Even if you can’t volunteer, come as a participant and stop by the booth and say “hi”!)
Saturday, March 4, Gardening for Life Project (GFLP) Celebration, Columbus, NC — 1/2 day shift; full day of learning
A free community event featuring educational exhibits, resources, and organizations promoting healthy habitats; featuring Dr. Doug Tallamy, NY Times bestselling author of Bringing Nature Home and Nature’s Best Hope.
Saturday, March 18, BellFest, Devils Fork State Park, near Salem, SC — morning and afternoon shift options
An annual celebration of the rare and beautiful Oconee Bell (Shortia galacifolia), that includes an educational presentation, an interpretive hike, entertainment, vendors, exhibitors, and a silent auction.
Saturday, April 1, “Barrels & Beer,” 11am-2pm at the Carolina Bauernhaus, Anderson, SC
Despite its name, this is fun for the whole family!
To volunteer, or to get more details about any of these events, please email Judy Seeley.