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Sinners and Saints: Insects and Other Invertebrates in the Garden
Tuesday, September 29, 2015 @ 10:00 AM-12:30 PM$12.50
— Bell Garden hands-on talk, tour and picnic lunch
Gateway Greening Bell Demonstration Garden
3871 Bell, St. Louis, MO 63108
Registration required. Cost: $12.50 (includes picnic lunch). Space is limited to 40. Register below.
Known as Gateway Greening’s outdoor office, Bell Demonstration Garden is a thriving community resource for urban gardening activities. It features a traditional community garden as well as 20 garden demonstration beds. Join us for a picnic lunch, hands-on activities and tour of Bell Garden and learn more about the roles insects and other invertebrates play in urban gardening. We’ll talk about how to manage pests by attracting beneficial organisms to the garden. Talk, tour and picnic lunch are outdoors, so dress appropriately!
Photo courtesy of Gateway Greening
On Science: Saints and Sinners mini-Series is an Academy of Science and OASIS St. Louis Series featuring Informative sessions on the timely topics and pressing issues in science and contemporary society with some of the region’s top scientists and engineers, innovators and inventors.