Discover the importance of pollinators at Lindsay Wildlife Museum

SF Bay Area’s Premier Wildlife Rehabilitation and Nature Education Center Presents Native Bees in partnership with Insect Sciences Museum of California

Thursday, August 14

WALNUT CREEK, CALIF. —July 29, 2014—Lindsay Wildlife Museum and the Insect Sciences Museum of California presents an exciting evening revealing the importance of Native Bees and what we can do to help restore their habitat.

During this family program, visitors will discover that pollinators are diverse and fascinating animals that provide an important service in the environment by mowing pollen between flowers and ensuring the growth of seeds and fruits. Native bees are the most important of the pollinators. Eddie Dunbar, head of the Insect Sciences Museum will lead this discussion.

This event kicks off Bee Bop!—a two-day celebration of all things pollinators at Lindsay Wildlife Museum, happening August 16-17, 2014. August 16 is also National Honey Bee Day.

Where: Lindsay Wildlife Museum, 1931 First Ave., Walnut Creek, adjacent to Larkey Park.

When: 7:00 to 8: 30 PM, Thursday, August 14, 2014 with Native Bees.

Cost: $10 for members, $15 general. Registration is now available at: http://wildlife-museum.org/cart/registration/4041.

For more information: Please call 925 627 2913 or visit www.wildlife-museum.org.

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About Lindsay Wildlife Museum
Lindsay Wildlife Museum connects people with wildlife to inspire responsibility and respect for the world we share. The museum is a unique natural history and environmental education center where wild live animals are just inches away from visitors. The museum includes the first wildlife rehabilitation hospital established in the U.S.

Visiting Lindsay Wildlife Museum
1931 1st Ave, Walnut Creek, CA 94597
925-935-1978

http://wildlife-museum.org/

Museum Hours & Admission
September 21–June 15: Wednesday–Friday 12 PM–5 PM, Saturday–Sunday 10 AM–5 PM
June 18, 2014–Labor Day: Wednesday–Sunday 10 AM–5 PM

Admission is free for members and children under 2 years old, $8.50 for adults, $7.50 for seniors 65+ and $6.50 for children 2 -17.

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