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August 2019

GreenDrinks: Landslides in WNC

August 8 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Black Bear Coffee Co., 318 N Main St
Hendersonville, NC 28792 United States
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Jennifer Bauer, L.G., of Appalachian Landslide Consultants, will  cover general information about landslides in western North Carolina.

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Speaker Series: Butterflies in Your Backyard

August 17 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Anne Elizabeth Suratt Nature Center at Walnut Creek Preserve, 179 Wood Thrush Lane
Mill Spring, NC 28756 United States
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In this program you'll learn about butterflies common to our and there will be a focus on the Monarch Butterfly!

Anne Elizabeth Suratt Nature Center at Walnut Creek Preserve

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Speaker Series: Wild Tales—Strange but True Adventures in the Natural World

August 22 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Landrum Library, 111 Asbury Dr
Landrum, SC 29356 United States
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Doug Elliot will share his wild tales and a few soulful harmonica tunes with more than a few belly laughs. This event will be great for adults and children!

Landrum Library

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September 2019

Speaker Series: Bird Migration in Western North Carolina

September 14 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Anne Elizabeth Suratt Nature Center at Walnut Creek Preserve, 179 Wood Thrush Lane
Mill Spring, NC 28756 United States
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In this program you'll learn about the sometimes perilous journey made by birds as they migrate south from their breeding grounds to their wintering grounds.

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Speaker Series: Cherokee People and Invasive Species

September 19 @ 6:00 pm
Landrum Library, 111 Asbury Dr
Landrum, SC 29356 United States
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Have you even wondered what good could possibly come from Kudzu? Nancy Basket hopes to change opinions about Kudzu from that of a maligned weed into a new and inexhaustible resource.

Landrum Library

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October 2019

GreenDrinks: Urban Bears!

October 10 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Black Bear Coffee Co., 318 N Main St
Hendersonville, NC 28792 United States
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Listen as Jennifer Strules, of the Urban Bear Study, speaks about bears living in our urban areas. 

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Speaker Series: Plant-Based Diets and Sustainability: What’s the Connection?

October 12 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Anne Elizabeth Suratt Nature Center at Walnut Creek Preserve, 179 Wood Thrush Lane
Mill Spring, NC 28756 United States
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How do we continue to feed a growing human population while reducing the environmental impacts of agriculture? Join us and discover how adopting a plant-based diet may be the single most impactful action you can take to cultivate a sustainable society.

Anne Elizabeth Suratt Nature Center at Walnut Creek Preserve

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Speaker Series: Hummingbirds: From Your Yard To Central America . . . And Back!

October 15 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Landrum Library, 111 Asbury Dr
Landrum, SC 29356 United States
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In this program you'll learn about the wonders of Ruby-throated Hummingbirds from a leading expert!

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November 2019

Speaker Series: Guardians of Our Troubled Waters – Film Exhibition and Discussion

November 2 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Anne Elizabeth Suratt Nature Center at Walnut Creek Preserve, 179 Wood Thrush Lane
Mill Spring, NC 28756 United States
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During this program and film screening, you will learn about the stories and early heroes who stood up against the destruction of our waterways, fighting against toxic pollution from factories, rampant draining of wetlands and the damming of tributaries that would have forced thousands of farmers from their ancestral land.

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