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close -The Wonderful World of Butterflies @ 2pm
Join us for an exciting presentation give by Betty Nickles at the Pine Hollow Arboretum Visitor Center at 16 Maple Avenue Slingerlands, NY 12159.
Suggested donation of $5, please park on the lawn!!
Butterflies are beautiful, delicate and often elusive creatures. Their lives are unique and their skills are amazing. This slide presentation will begin with a discussion of the remarkable characteristics of butterflies. There will be an emphasis on local species: their life cycles, host and nectaring plants, and survival techniques in regard to natural enemies and winter weather.
Betty Nickles is a retired professor of biology and physics. Since retiring, she has become an avid naturalist and nature photographer - spending much time visiting local nature areas and preserves, studying and photographing the native flora and fauna. She has a special love for butterflies and moths.
PINE HOLLOW WEATHER
· Pine Hollow Arboretum Blog
· Pine Hollow Arboretum Video Tours
· Albany County Visitors Bureau
· American Public Gardens Association
· Audubon Society of the Capital Region
· Bethlehem Garden Club
· The Conifer Society
· Friends of Five Rivers
· Landis Arboretum
· Mohawk Hudson Land Conservancy
· Normanskill Roundtable
· NYS Parks Recreation & Historic Preservation