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“Native Plants and the Creatures that Love Them”

  •  Weaver Auditorium, URI Coastal Institute 1 Greenhouse Road Kingston, R.I. (map)

About: Randi Eckel will lead a discussion about which plants are favored by butterflies, caterpillars), birds, wildlife, and people. Eckel has been working with native plants for more than 30 years, and founded the mail-order native plant nursery Toadshade Wildflower Farm in 1996 to further public awareness about and availability of native plants. The event is part of Rhode Island Natural History Week 2017, and is presented jointly by the Rhode Island Wild Plant Society and the Rhode Island Natural History Survey. Free and open to the public.
Info: Click here.

Earlier Event: November 11
Beach Cleanup at Weaver Cove
Later Event: November 11
Free Screening of “Chasing Coral”