Pollinator Festival

Date: October 13, 2018

Time: 12-5 p.m.

Location: Grand Island Campus

Bees Butterflies and You!

  • Vendors
  • Speaker Panels
  • Live Music
  • Tour Our Pollinator Garden
  • Fun Activities for Children and Adults
  • Beekeeping Demonstrations

Join us at Central Community College-Grand Island for our first annual pollinator festival. Our speakers and vendors will share information about pollinators and the plants that support them; vendors will have products available for purchase. Visit with CCC staff for grant information on community pollinator gardens. This is a family-friendly, fun event.

Choose from two lecture tracks running simultaneously from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. We’ll finish the afternoon with a panel discussion – Where do we go from here?

Featured Speakers:

  • Dr. Doug Gollick, Asst. Professor of Entomology, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Elizabeth Killinger, Master Gardener, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Pete Berthelson, Conservation Blueprint, LLC.
  • Carol Wienhold, Nebraska Department of Roads
  • Rae Powers, Xerces Society
  • Brian Nilson, Nebraska Beekeepers Association

Check out the Pollinator Festival Facebook event for more information.


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