Native Plants - OCCA
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Outdoor space is a great way to help our pollinators and wildlife.

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Birds, Butterflies, Bees and Beauty: Why Choose Native Plants

  • Saturday, April 20, 2024, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Growing native plants in your lawns and outdoor space is a great way to help our pollinators and wildlife. 

Join Master Gardener Volunteers, Celia Oxley and Mary Ellen Calta to learn about the benefits of growing native plants in your own backyard!

The workshop will be held on Saturday, April 20, 2024, at 1:30 p.m. in coordination with OCCA’s Earth Festival at Milford Central School located at 42 W. Main Street, Milford, NY.

This annual event features a variety of activities, vendors, and programs for all ages.

Please register HERE or by calling 607-547-2536 ext. 235.

The program is free and open to the public.

The deadline to register is April 20, 2024.

Walk-ins are also welcome!



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Marcie Foster
Horticulture & Natural Resource Educator
607-547-2536 x235 ~ 518-234-4303 x124


Milford Central School
42 Main Street
Milford, NY 13807

Last updated April 18, 2024